Table 1

Summary of the NEMD-calculated room temperature κp of a series of zigzag and chiral nanotubes

Tubes

d (nm)

θ (°)

κp (W/m·K)


Zigzag

(7,0)

0.548

0

1270

(8,0)

0.627

0

955

(10,0)

0.783

0

809

(11,0)

0.862

0

778

(13,0)

1.019

0

613

(14,0)

1.097

0

599

Chiral

(4,2)

0.414

19.2

1337

(5,1)

0.436

8.9

1413

(6,2)

0.565

13.9

1009

(6,4)

0.683

23.4

829

(8,4)

0.829

19.2

721

(10,5)

1.036

19.2

564


The corresponding tube diameter (d) and chiral angle (θ) are also given.

Tan et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2012 7:116   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-7-116

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