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How is fullerene prepared?

Fullerene is formed from graphene through severing of certain molecular bonds. When asymmetrical fullerenes settle, they form stable fullerenes, which can eventually become any type of known fullerene. Full Answer

What is a fullerene?

A fullerene is a form of Carbon molecule that is neither diamond nor graphite. Fullerene molecules consist of 60 or more Carbon atoms, the smallest fullerene has no less than 60 carbon atoms (C60) and is called Buckminsterfullerene. Fullerenes are… Full Answer