Open Issues in Continuum Modeling of Carbon Nanotubes


  • Matteo Strozzi Department of Sciences and Methods for Engineering, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia, 42122, Italy

Received: 1 May 2022; Accepted: 5 May 2022; Published Online: 8 May 2022


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How to Cite

Strozzi, M. (2022). Open Issues in Continuum Modeling of Carbon Nanotubes. Journal of Mechanical Materials and Mechanics Research, 5(1), 18–20.


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