Modeling of Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and their Composites

This book contains ten chapters, authored by world experts in the field of simulation at nano-scale and aims to demonstrate the potentialities of computational techniques to model the mechanical behavior of nano-materials, such as carbon na

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Konstantinos I. Tserpes Nuno Silvestre Editors

Modeling of Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and their Composites

Springer Series in Materials Science Volume 188

Series Editors Zhiming M. Wang, Chengdu, People’s Republic of China Chennupati Jagadish, Canberra, ACT, Australia Robert Hull, Charlottesville, VA, USA Richard M. Osgood, New York, NY, USA Jürgen Parisi, Oldenburg, Germany

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The Springer Series in Materials Science covers the complete spectrum of materials physics, including fundamental principles, physical properties, materials theory and design. Recognizing the increasing importance of materials science in future device technologies, the book titles in this series reflect the state-of-the-art in understanding and controlling the structure and properties of all important classes of materials.

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Modeling of Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and their Composites


Editors Konstantinos I. Tserpes Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics University of Patras Patras Greece

ISSN 0933-033X ISBN 978-3-319-01200-1 DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-01201-8

Nuno Silvestre Department of Mechanical Engineering, IDMEC University of Lisbon Lisbon Portugal

ISSN 2196-2812 (electronic) ISBN 978-3-319-01201-8 (eBook)

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