Tungsten-niobium-sulfur composite nanotubes

Y. Q. Zhu, W. K. Hsu, M. Terrones, S. Firth, N. Grobert, R. J.H. Clark, H. W. Kroto, D. R.M. Walton

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Novel W-Nb-S composite inorganic nanotubes have been generated by replacing W in the S-W-S sandwich layers of WS2 by Nb. The tubes are uniform, with the Nb concentration 10 atom%. Raman spectral features of the tubes are described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)121-122
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 7 2001

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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    Zhu, Y. Q., Hsu, W. K., Terrones, M., Firth, S., Grobert, N., Clark, R. J. H., Kroto, H. W., & Walton, D. R. M. (2001). Tungsten-niobium-sulfur composite nanotubes. Chemical Communications, (1), 121-122. https://doi.org/10.1039/b007074m