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"Unzipped" Carbon Nanotubes Could Help Energize Fuel Cells and Batteries, Stanford Scientists Say


May 27, 2012

damaged outer wall of a carbon nanotube Multi-walled carbon nanotubes riddled with defects and impurities on the outside could replace some of the expensive platinum catalysts used in fuel cells and metal-air batteries, according to scientists at Stanford University. Their findings are published in the May 27 online edition of the journal Nature Nanotechnology. Full Story

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