Asian Science Citation Index is committed to provide an authoritative, trusted and significant information by the coverage of the most important and influential journals to meet the needs of the global scientific community.  
ASCI Database
308-Lasani Town,
Sargodha Road,
Faisalabad, Pakistan
Fax: +92-41-8815544
Contact Via Web
Suggest a Journal
 
Articles by Rochel M. Lago
Total Records ( 1 ) for Rochel M. Lago
  Flavia C.C. Moura and Rochel M. Lago
  In this work, chemical vapour deposition (CVD) synthesis of carbon nanotubes (CNT) and nanofibers on the surface of expanded vermiculite (EV) was used to produce a highly hydrophobic floatable absorvent to remove oil spilled on water. XRD, SEM, TG and Raman spectroscopy showed that the carbon nanotubes and nanofibers grow on FeMo catalyst impregnated on the EV surface to form a “sponge structure”. As a result of these carbonaceous nanosponges the absorption of different oils remarkably increased ca. 600% with a concomitant strong decrease of the undesirable water absorption.
 
 
 
Copyright   |   Desclaimer   |    Privacy Policy   |   Browsers   |   Accessibility