Optically-controlled growth of carbon nanotubes

Y. F. Lu, Y. S. Zhou, W. Xiong, M. Mahjouri-Samani, Y. Gao, M. Mitchell

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Controllable growth and integration of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) were achieved using an optically controlled approach. By applying optical near-field effects in a laser-assisted chemical vapor deposition process, controllable growth of SWNTs was realized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFemtosecond Laser Microfabrication, LM 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528780
StatePublished - 2009
EventFemtosecond Laser Microfabrication, LM 2009 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 13 2009Oct 13 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceFemtosecond Laser Microfabrication, LM 2009
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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