Dilation-induced phases of gases absorbed within a bundle of carbon nanotubes

M. Mercedes Calbi, Flavio Toigo, Milton W. Cole

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The role of lattice dilation in gas uptake is highlighted. It is shown that the expansion is very sensitive to the gas-tube interactions. The intertube and intermolecular interactions also play an important role in determining the uptake threshold condition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5062-5065
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Issue number22
Publication statusPublished - May 28 2001


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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