spherical carbonaceous mesophase

A term which describes the @[email protected] of @[email protected] which is formed in the @[email protected] @[email protected] matrix. The spherical @[email protected] usually has a lamellar structure consisting of flat aromatic molecules arranged in parallel layers which are perpendicular to the sphere/@[email protected] phase @[email protected] On coalescence, this spherical @[email protected] loses its characteristic @[email protected] and is converted to the @[email protected]
PAC, 1995, 67, 473. (Recommended terminology for the description of carbon as a solid (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 505 [Terms] [Paper]