Introduction to Carbon

Chapter
Part of the NanoScience and Technology book series (NANO)

Abstract

Carbon is the fourth most abundant chemical element in the universe by mass. It is also the second abundant element by mass in human body.

Keywords

Amorphous Carbon Graphitic Layer Prehistoric Time Transparent Conducting Electrode Adjacent Carbon Atom 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsBoston CollegeChestnut HillUSA
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsBoston CollegeChestnut HillUSA
  3. 3.Institute for Advanced Materials, Academy of Advanced OptoelectronicsSouth China Normal UniversityGuangzhouPeople’s Republic of China

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