Conversion of amorphous WO3-x into WS2 nanotubes

R. L.D. Whitby, W. K. Hsu, H. W. Kroto, D. R.M. Walton

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Abstract

Removal of the carbon template from WS2-coated multi-walled carbon nanotube (MWCN) composites, produced WS2 nano-tubes with intriguing microstructures. TEM characterisation shows that the intermediate phases of amorphous WO3-x-WS2 nanostructures, support the previously proposed growth model for WS2 nanotubes on MWCNs.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3938-3940
Number of pages3
JournalPhysical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume4
Issue number16
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 23 2002

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

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    Whitby, R. L. D., Hsu, W. K., Kroto, H. W., & Walton, D. R. M. (2002). Conversion of amorphous WO3-x into WS2 nanotubes. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 4(16), 3938-3940. https://doi.org/10.1039/b205948g