Special Issue "Growth, Characterization and Applications of Nanotubes"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 April 2022.
In the last few decades, the great demand for devices miniaturization has attracted the attention of researchers that focused on growth, modification, properties, and applications of one-dimensional nanostructures, such as nanotubes. Nanotubes are cylindrical structures with diameters of 1-100 nm. In recent years, nanotubes synthesized from different kind of materials (i.e., carbon-CNTs, titanium-NTAs, silicon carbide, boron nitride-BNNTs, etc.) have been selected as promising alternative materials for various applications, based on their characteristic properties, such as CNTs– electrically insulating, semiconducting or of metallic conductance; NTAs–large area/volume ratio and faster electron transport, as well as low recombination rate of charge carriers, which enable increased photocatalytic efficiency, durability; SiC nanotubes–light weight filler in nanocomposite, catalyst support, environment electronics, hydrogen storage; BNNTs–the study of photoluminiscence, chatodluminiscence, absorption spectra, etc.
The Special Issue of Nanomaterials will attempt to cover the recent advancements in the nanotubes materials for electronic devices, photocatalytic devices, environment electronics devices, UV light source devices, etc.
Dr. Marius Dobromir
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- electronic transport
- environment electronics
- UV light sources