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Influence of Defects on the Strength of Graphene and Carbon Nanotube

Awang, M., Mohammadpour, E. and Muhammad, I.D. (2015) Influence of Defects on the Strength of Graphene and Carbon Nanotube. In: Finite Element Modeling of Nanotube Structures. Springer, pp. 165-173.

Link to Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-03197-2_9
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Abstract

As with every material, the presence of a crystallographic defect influences the material properties. Defects can occur in various forms with significant effect. With high levels of such defects can lower the tensile strength by up to 85 % [1]. In general, three types of defects are reported in the CNTs [2, 3].

Publication Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Springer
Copyright: © 2016 Springer International Publishing Switzerland
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/38413
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