Gadolinium doping influence on the properties of carbon nanotubes


  • R.G. Abaszade 1Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences of Physics Institute
  • O.A. Kapush V.E. Lashkarev Institute of Semiconductor Physics, National Academy of Sciences
  • S.A. Mamedova Institute of Physics, Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
  • A.M. Nabiyev Baku State University
  • S.Z. Melikova Institute of Radiation Problems, Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
  • S.I. Budzulyak V.Ye. Lashkaryev Institute of Semiconductor Physics NAS of Ukraine



carbon nanotube, functionalized carbon nanotube, gadolinium, Raman analysis, X-ray analysis, IR luminescent analysis, SEM


This article is devoted to the analysis of a carbon nanotube, a functionalized b-carboxyl group of a carbon nanotube and a gadolinium-doped carbon nanotube. Were analyzed the structure, purity, quality, and surface morphology, as well as the homogeneity (heterogeneity) of nanotubes. The analysis of a carbon nanotube were performed using a scanning electron microscope (SEM), energy dispersive analysis (EXD), X-ray diffraction analysis, Raman scattering, and IR luminescence. It was found that 10% doping with gadolinium strongly affects the physical properties of carbon nanotubes functionalized by a carboxyl group.





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How to Cite

Abaszade, R., Kapush, O., Mamedova, S., Nabiyev, A., Melikova, S., & Budzulyak, S. (2020). Gadolinium doping influence on the properties of carbon nanotubes. Physics and Chemistry of Solid State, 21(3), 404–408.



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