• A.S. Vavrysh The Gas Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv
  • Yu.V. Marchuk The Gas Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv
  • Yu.G. Prazhennik The Gas Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv
Keywords: carbon nanotubes, research methods, defects


During the last several decades carbon nanotubes have gradually become an important industrial material. Insufficiency and no systematic information on research methods and purity of structure leads to the impossibility of comparing the results obtained by different authors. This article is a review of the scientific literature on the only goal to review and summarize existing methods such as scanning electron microscopy, transmission electron microscopy, Raman, termogravimetric analysis and study of the adsorption of gas to the surface. The review of existing defects in graphene layers and nanotubes has also been made in this article. Bibl. 72, Fig. 3.

Author Biographies

A.S. Vavrysh, The Gas Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv

PhD Student

Yu.V. Marchuk, The Gas Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv

Candidate of Technical Sciences


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How to Cite
Vavrysh, A., Marchuk, Y., & Prazhennik, Y. (2019). METHODS OF STUDYING THE STRUCTURE AND PURITY OF THE CARBON NANOTUBES (REVIEW). Energy Technologies & Resource Saving, (1), 32-48. Retrieved from
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