Graphene Derivatives: Carbon Nanocones and CorSu Lattice: A Topological Approach

  • Farzaneh GholaminezhadEmail author
  • Mircea V. Diudea
Part of the Carbon Materials: Chemistry and Physics book series (CMCP, volume 9)


Graphene is a graphite sheet with (6,3) covering and all sp2 carbon atoms. In this chapter, two structural modifications of graphene are presented: the cones and CorSu (coronene-sumanene) tessellation. Topology of these modified graphenes is given in terms of several counting polynomials and corresponding topological indices. Analytical formulas were derived either by numerical analysis or by the cutting procedure. In the case of CorSu lattice, composition rules (with fragmental contributions) for the Omega polynomial were established.


Graphene Oxide Graphene Sheet Topological Index Graphite Sheet Graphene Derivative 
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MVD acknowledges the financial support offered by project PN-II-ID-PCE-2011-3-0346. Thanks are addressed to Professor Davide Proserpio, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy, for crystallographic data.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pure Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical SciencesUniversity of KashanKashanIran
  2. 2.Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical EngineeringBabes-Bolyai UniversityCluj-NapocaRomania

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