By Paul Holister, Cristina Roman, Tim Harper, Cientifica
"…A variety of applications for fullerenes
have been suggested, some of which are actively being developed. We are
now seeing a very rapid decline in price, which is expected to continue
down to a hundredth or less of current costs over the next few years.
This may open the door to a host of other applications, such as composite
materials, fullerene-based polymers, or organic solar cells…"
Cage-like carbon molecules that are relatives of the carbon nanotube (covered
in separate white paper). Contains an introduction to the technology and
a discussion of opportunities.
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