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Mechanisms of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Nucleation, Growth and Chirality-Control: Insights from QM/MD Simulations

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Alister J. Page, Krs Chandrakumar, Ying Wang, Stephan Irle and Keiji Morokuma

Submitted: 22 October 2010 Published: 27 July 2011

DOI: 10.5772/17725

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Electronic Properties of Carbon Nanotubes

Edited by Jose Mauricio Marulanda

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Written By

Alister J. Page, Krs Chandrakumar, Ying Wang, Stephan Irle and Keiji Morokuma

Submitted: 22 October 2010 Published: 27 July 2011