Satoru Suzuki

University of Hyogo Japan

Dr. Satoru Suzuki earned an MS degree from Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan in 1992, and joined the Research and Development Center, NTT Corporation. Since 1998, he has worked for Basic Research Laboratories, NTT. He obtained a PhD degree in Science from Tohoku University in 1999. Dr. Suzuki has mainly studied the electronic structures of electrode materials for rechargeable lithium ion batteries, the electronic structures of pristine and doped carbon nanotubes, and low-energy irradiation damage specific to single-walled carbon nanotubes. He is currently also studying the synthesis and electric device applications of large-area graphene and hexagonal boron nitride.

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Carbon nanotubes are rolled up graphene sheets with a quasi-one-dimensional structure of nanometer-scale diameter. In these last twenty years, carbon nanotubes have attracted much attention from physicists, chemists, material scientists, and electronic device engineers, because of their excellent structural, electronic, optical, chemical and mechanical properties. More recently, demand for innovative industrial applications of carbon nanotubes is increasing. This book covers recent research topics regarding syntheses techniques of carbon nanotubes and nanotube-based composites, and their applications. The chapters in this book will be helpful to many students, engineers and researchers working in the field of carbon nanotubes.

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