from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- transitive verb To convert into graphite, as by a heating process.
- transitive verb To coat or impregnate with graphite.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To convert into graphite (either of the two other forms of carbon) by exposure to a very high temperature. Industrially the process is applied to amorphous carbon. See
- To cover (the surface of an object) with graphite.
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- verb To
- verb To
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To use this latter, remove the "callback" parameter in your URL when you call graphitize ().
When I increase a current through a CNT coated with amorphous carbon, I found the amorphous graphitize to turbostratic stacking (c-plane randomly aligned), and then to well aligned nanotube walls, indicating the temperature is rising with increasing current.