TITLE

STRONG CORRELATION EFFECTS IN SINGLE-WALL CARBON NANOTUBES

AUTHOR(S)
CARR, SAM T.
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
International Journal of Modern Physics B: Condensed Matter Phys;12/10/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 30, p5235
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We present an overview of strong correlations in single-wall carbon nanotubes, and an introduction to the techniques used to study them theoretically. We concentrate on zigzag nanotubes, although universality dictates that much of the theory can also be applied to armchair or chiral nanotubes. We show how interaction effects lead to exotic low energy properties and discuss future directions for studies on correlation effects in nanotubes.
ACCESSION #
35884063

 

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