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Efficient dispersion of singlewalled carbon nanotubes by novel amphiphilic dendrimers in water and substitution of the pre-adsorbed dendrimers with conventional surfactants and lipids

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Abstract

A new class of amphiphilic dendrimers, which can be readily adsorbed on the surface of singlewalled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) to improve their dispersibility in aqueous medium, were synthesized. The adsorbed dendrimers can be replaced by other amphiphiles, such as sodium dodecylbenzene sulfonate (SDBS), sodium dodecylsulfate (SDS), and lysophospholipid (LPC 18 ∶ 0).

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Submitted
27 Jul 2010
Accepted
24 Aug 2010
First published
14 Sep 2010

Chem. Commun., 2010,46, 7924-7926
Article type
Communication

Efficient dispersion of singlewalled carbon nanotubes by novel amphiphilic dendrimers in water and substitution of the pre-adsorbed dendrimers with conventional surfactants and lipids

D. W. Chang, I. Jeon, J. Baek and L. Dai, Chem. Commun., 2010, 46, 7924
DOI: 10.1039/C0CC02833A

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