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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 732974, 4 pages
Synthesis of Co Filled Carbon Nanotubes by In Situ Reduction of CoCl2 Filled Nanotubes by NaBH4
Amity Institute of Nanotechnology, Amity University, Sector 125, Noida, 201313 UP, India
Received 13 May 2013; Accepted 13 June 2013
Academic Editors: V. Baranauskas and S. X. Dou
Copyright © 2013 J. Mittal. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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