An alternative route to molybdenum disulfide nanotubes

Kuang Hsu Wen Kuang Hsu, He Chang Bao He Chang, Qiu Zhu Yan Qiu Zhu, Qiang Han Wei Qiang Han, H. Terrones, M. Terrones, N. Grobert, A. K. Cheetham, H. W. Kroto, D. R.M. Walton

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Molybdenum disulfide ((MoS2)(n)) nanotubes are generated when polycrystalline MoS2 powder, covered by Mo foil, is heated to ca. 1300°C in the presence of H2S. Electron diffraction reveals the presence of zigzag arrangements within the tube walls.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)10155-10158
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Issue number41
StatePublished - Oct 18 2000

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • General Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Colloid and Surface Chemistry


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