IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Buckling of carbon nanotubes under axial compression

Digest of Papers Microprocesses and Nanotechnology 2005. 2005 International Microprocesses and Nanotechnology Conference

Author(s): S. Akita ; M. Nishio ; Y. Nakayama
Sponsor(s): Japan Soc. of Appl. Phys
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2005
Conference Location: Tokyo, Japan, Japan
Conference Date: 25 October 2005
Page(s): 74 - 75
ISBN (Paper): 4-9902472-2-1
DOI: 10.1109/IMNC.2005.203744
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We have investigated the axial buckling of a multiwall nanotube by changing its number of layers. Young's moduli of nanotubes with different inner hollow diameters are estimated to be 0.77 TPa and... View More

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