Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2016, Article ID 8106845, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8106845
Research Article

Effect of Reaction Temperature on Carbon Yield and Morphology of CNTs on Copper Loaded Nickel Nanoparticles

1College of Materials Science & Engineering, Jiamusi University, Jiamusi 154007, China
2Institute of Applied Materials and Technology, Jiamusi University, Jiamusi 154007, China

Received 23 January 2016; Revised 25 February 2016; Accepted 16 March 2016

Academic Editor: Claude Estournès

Copyright © 2016 Hu Ming 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.

Linked References

  1. B. Kruszka, A. P. Terzyk, M. Wiśniewski, P. A. Gauden, and M. Szybowicz, “Synthesis of carbon nanotubes and nanotube forests on copper catalyst,” Materials Research Express, vol. 1, no. 3, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  2. S. Berber, Y.-K. Kwon, and D. Tománek, “Unusually high thermal conductivity of carbon nanotubes,” Physical Review Letters, vol. 84, no. 20, pp. 4613–4616, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. Y. Xie, L. Lu, Y. Tang, and Q. Chen, “Grafting carbon nanotubes onto copper fibers using a one-step chemical vapor deposition process,” Materials Letters, vol. 153, pp. 96–98, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. S. L. Katar, A. González-Berríos, J. De Jesus, B. Weiner, and G. Morell, “Direct deposition of bamboo-like carbon nanotubes on copper substrates by sulfur-assisted HFCVD,” Journal of Nanomaterials, vol. 2008, no. 1, Article ID 515890, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. Y. Homma, H. Liu, D. Takagi, and Y. Kobayashi, “Single-walled carbon nanotube growth with non-iron-group ‘catalysts’ by chemical vapor deposition,” Nano Research, vol. 2, no. 10, pp. 793–799, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. Y. Champion and Y. Bréchet, “Effect of grain size reduction and geometrical confinement in fine grained copper: potential applications as a material for reversible electrical contacts,” Advanced Engineering Materials, vol. 12, no. 8, pp. 798–802, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. M. Lungu, V. Tsakiris, E. Enescu et al., “Development of W-Cu-Ni electrical contact materials with enhanced mechanical properties by spark plasma sintering process,” Acta Physica Polonica A, vol. 125, no. 2, pp. 327–330, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. W. M. Daoush, B. K. Lim, C. B. Mo, D. H. Nam, and S. H. Hong, “Electrical and mechanical properties of carbon nanotube reinforced copper nanocomposites fabricated by electroless deposition process,” Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 513-514, pp. 247–253, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. Z. W. Xue, L. D. Wang, P. T. Zhao, S. C. Xu, J. L. Qi, and W. D. Fei, “Microstructures and tensile behavior of carbon nanotubes reinforced Cu matrix composites with molecular-level dispersion,” Materials and Design, vol. 34, pp. 298–301, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. P.-L. Chen, J.-K. Chang, C.-T. Kuo, and F.-M. Pan, “Anodic aluminum oxide template assisted growth of vertically aligned carbon nanotube arrays by ECR-CVD,” Diamond and Related Materials, vol. 13, no. 11-12, pp. 1949–1953, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. Q. Zhao, T. Jiang, C. Li, and H. Yin, “Synthesis of multi-wall carbon nanotubes by Ni-substituted (loading) MCM-41 mesoporous molecular sieve catalyzed pyrolysis of ethanol,” Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 218–222, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. C. Guiderdoni, C. Estournès, A. Peigney, A. Weibel, V. Turq, and C. Laurent, “The preparation of double-walled carbon nanotube/Cu composites by spark plasma sintering, and their hardness and friction properties,” Carbon, vol. 49, no. 13, pp. 4535–4543, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. W. Zhang, V. Stolojan, S. R. P. Silva, and C. W. Wu, “Raman, EELS and XPS studies of maghemite decorated multi-walled carbon nanotubes,” Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, vol. 121, no. 5, pp. 715–718, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. R. Sule, P. A. Olubambi, I. Sigalas, J. K. O. Asante, and J. C. Garrett, “Effect of SPS consolidation parameters on submicron Cu and Cu–CNT composites for thermal management,” Powder Technology, vol. 258, pp. 198–205, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. K. T. Kim, S. I. Cha, S. H. Hong, and S. H. Hong, “Microstructures and tensile behavior of carbon nanotube reinforced Cu matrix nano composites,” Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 430, no. 1-2, pp. 27–33, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus