International Applied Mechanics

, Volume 42, Issue 6, pp 617–628

On models in the theory of stability of multiwalled carbon nanotubes in matrix

  • A. N. Guz
  • I. A. Guz
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10778-006-0129-5

Cite this article as:
Guz, A.N. & Guz, I.A. Int Appl Mech (2006) 42: 617. doi:10.1007/s10778-006-0129-5

Abstract

Models in the theory of stability of multiwalled carbon nanotubes in a polymer matrix are justified. Some results on the fracture mechanics of nanocomposites are presented. New areas of research in mechanics suggested by a group of well-known scientists are discussed

Keywords

MWCNTCSCNFnanocompositesstability in matrixthree-dimensional linearized theory of stability of deformable bodiesfracture mechanics of nanocompositesnew research areas in mechanics

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© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. N. Guz
    • 1
  • I. A. Guz
    • 2
  1. 1.S. P. Timoshenko Institute of MechanicsNational Academy of Sciences of UkraineKiev
  2. 2.University of AberdeenUnited Kingdom