Structural deformation and intertube conductance of crossed carbon nanotube junctions

Young Gui Yoon, Mario S.C. Mazzoni, Hyoung Joon Choi, Jisoon Ihm, Steven G. Louie

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Abstract

A first-principles study of the intertube conductance of crossed carbon nanotube junctions was carried out. The electronic and geometric structures for a fixed contact force were determined self-consistently by using a constrained total energy minimization approach.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)688-691
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Volume86
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Jan 22

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carbon nanotubes
electronic structure
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Yoon, Young Gui ; Mazzoni, Mario S.C. ; Choi, Hyoung Joon ; Ihm, Jisoon ; Louie, Steven G. / Structural deformation and intertube conductance of crossed carbon nanotube junctions. In: Physical Review Letters. 2001 ; Vol. 86, No. 4. pp. 688-691.
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Structural deformation and intertube conductance of crossed carbon nanotube junctions. / Yoon, Young Gui; Mazzoni, Mario S.C.; Choi, Hyoung Joon; Ihm, Jisoon; Louie, Steven G.

In: Physical Review Letters, Vol. 86, No. 4, 22.01.2001, p. 688-691.

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