Computational designing of carbon nanotube electromechanical pressure sensors

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Publication Type Journal Article
School or College College of Engineering
Department Materials Science & Engineering
Creator Liu, Feng
Other Author Wu, Jian; Zang, Ji.; Larade, Brian; Guo, Hong; Gong, X. G.
Title Computational designing of carbon nanotube electromechanical pressure sensors
Date 2004-04
Description We investigate electronic transport properties of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNT's) under hydrostatic pressure, using first-principles quantum transport calculations aided by molecular-dynamics simulation and continuum mechanics analysis. We demonstrate a pressure-induced metal-to-semiconductor transition in armchair SWNT's, which provides a basis for designing nanoscale tunable pressure sensors.
Type Text
Publisher American Physical Society
Journal Title Physical Review B
Volume 69
Issue 15
First Page 153406-1
Last Page 153406-4
DOI 10.1103/PhysRevB.69.153406
citatation_issn 1098-0121
Subject Carbon nanotubes; Computational designing; Pressure sensors; Electronic transport
Subject LCSH Electromechanical devices -- Design and construction; Microelectromechanical systems -- Design and construction; Electromechanical devices -- Computer-aided design; Microelectromechanical systems -- Computer-aided design; Pressure transducers -- Design and construction; Pressure transducers -- Computer-aided design
Language eng
Bibliographic Citation Wu, J., Zang, J., Larade, B., Guo, H., Gong, X. G., & Liu, F. (2004). Computational designing of carbon nanotube electromechanical pressure sensors. Physical Review B, 69(15). 153406-1-153406-4.
Rights Management (c) American Physical Society http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.69.153406
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Date Created 2012-06-13
Date Modified 2021-05-06
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6474v2x
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