Summary: Self assembly and correlated properties of electrospun carbon nanofibers
S.L. Rutledge a
, H.C. Shaw a
, J.B. Benavides a
, L.L. Yowell b
, Q. Chen c
, B.W. Jacobs c
S.P. Song c
, V.M. Ayres c,
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA
NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Available online 3 February 2006
An investigation of the influence of droplet size conditions and monomer choice on electrospun carbon nanofiber properties is presented.
Monomer choices included poly (-caprolactone) and poly (methyl methacrylate) with and without the addition of single walled carbon nanotubes.