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An Introduction to Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes by John E. Proctor,Daniel Melendrez Armada,Aravind

By John E. Proctor,Daniel Melendrez Armada,Aravind Vijayaraghavan

Carbon nanotubes and graphene were the topic of severe medical learn because their really fresh discoveries. This ebook introduces the reader to the technology at the back of those quickly constructing fields, and covers either the basics and most up-to-date advances. Uniquely, this booklet covers the themes in a pedagogical demeanour appropriate for undergraduate scholars. The publication additionally makes use of the straightforward structures of nanotubes and graphene as types to educate techniques reminiscent of molecular orbital concept, tight binding concept and the Laue therapy of diffraction.

Suitable for undergraduate scholars with a operating wisdom of simple quantum mechanics, and for postgraduate researchers beginning their stories into the sphere, this publication will equip the reader to significantly evaluation the actual houses and strength for functions of graphene and carbon nanotubes.

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