Applied Physics A

, Volume 102, Issue 1, pp 231–238 | Cite as

A new method for the analysis of transmission property in carbon nanotubes using Green’s function

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Abstract

A new method for the analysis of electron transmission property in single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) using Green’s function is presented in this paper for the first time. Using the proposed method, a new relation for the transmission function through a deformed SWCNT is obtained, which depends on the energy variations and the coupling matrices related to the mechanical deformations applied to the structure of CNT. The obtained new relation is explained by the presented results in the literature.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Davood Fathi
    • 1
  • Behjat Forouzandeh
    • 1
  • Reza Sarvari
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringUniversity of TehranTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Electrical EngineeringSharif University of TechnologyTehranIran

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