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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 713583, 5 pages
Fabrication of Vertically Aligned CNT Composite for Membrane Applications Using Chemical Vapor Deposition through In Situ Polymerization
1School of Chemical and Materials Engineering (SCME), National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), H-12, Islamabad 46000, Pakistan
2Centre for Energy Systems, USAID Centre for Advanced Studies, National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), H-12, Islamabad 46000, Pakistan
3Department of Chemistry, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad 22060, Pakistan
4Advanced Technology Institute (ATI), University of Surrey, Guilford GU2 7XH, UK
Received 4 April 2013; Accepted 23 June 2013
Academic Editor: John Zhanhu Guo
Copyright © 2013 Munir Mohammad et al. 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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