I'm looking for information on the maximum possible strength of SWNTs.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

What effect do thermodynamically inevitable(over macro scale lengths) lattice faults have on the tensile and compressive strength of the tubes?

What effect does tube chirality and diameter have on tensile and compressive strength? What is the probability that composites will ever be as strong as single tubes? There is an undue level of contradictory information on them online for my taste. Thanks in advance for the help.

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# Basic Mechanical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes

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