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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 525070, 4 pages
On the Phononic Bandgap of Carbon Nanotubes
1Institute of Applied Physics and Tsukuba Research Center for Interdisciplinary Materials Science, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8573, Japan
2Green Innovation Research Laboratory, NEC Corporation, 34 Miyukigaoka, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8501, Japan
Received 14 April 2013; Accepted 4 June 2013
Academic Editor: Nadya Mason
Copyright © 2013 Kohei Yamamoto et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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