Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

In situ growth rate control of carbon nanotubes by optical imaging method

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $31
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Gunjishima, Itaru ; Toyota Central R and D Laboratories, Inc., Nagakute, Aichi 480-1192, Japan ; Inoue, Takashi ; Okamoto, Atsuto

Your organization might have access to this article on the publisher's site. To check, click on this link:http://dx.doi.org/+10.1063/1.2809369 

Feedback control of the growth rate of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) was performed. By measuring the CNTs thickness using an optical microscope and an image processor, and instantaneous calculation of growth rate, continuous data of CNT thickness/growth rate versus growth time curves were obtained. The growth rate for the constant growth condition degraded as time progressed. In contrast, growth rate degradation was suppressed by optimizing the growth conditions by changing the growth parameters such as growth temperature, pressure, and gas flow rate. As a result, a larger thickness was obtained under the varied growth condition in the measurement time range.

Published in:

Applied Physics Letters  (Volume:91 ,  Issue: 19 )

Date of Publication:

Nov 2007

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.