Keywords: carbon nanotubes, functionalisation, terthiophenes, sulphonation, polymer nanocomposites, biocompatibility, conducting polymers, nanotechnology, Australia
Functionalising carbon nanotubes
The realisation of efficient functionalisation strategies is critical to the further development of CNT science and technology. The area has attracted a great deal of attention and a host of innovative approaches developed. However, as the examples highlighted here illustrate, many challenges remain.