16th Oct 2013
Step-edge self-assembly during graphene nucleation on a nickel surface: QM/MD simulations

Step-edge self-assembly during graphene nucleation on a nickel surface: QM/MD simulations

Ying Wang, Alister J. Page, Hai-Bei Li, Hu-Jun Qian, Meng-gai Jiao, Zhi-Jian Wu, Keiji Morokuma* and Stephan Irle* Nanoscale, 2014, 6, 140-144 DOI: 10.1039/C3NR04694J Received 03 Sep 2013, Accepted 13...

04th Oct 2013
Atom-by-atom simulations of graphene growth by decomposition of SiC (0001): Impact of the substrate steps

Atom-by-atom simulations of graphene growth by decomposition of SiC (0001): Impact of the substrate steps

Masato Morita, Wataru Norimatsu,* Hu-Jun Qian, Stephan Irle, Michiko Kusunoki Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 141602/1-4 (2013). DOI: 10.1063/1.4824425 Received: June 29, 2013, published online: October 4, 2013. The atomic-scale carbon...

04th Oct 2013
Growth of carbon nanotubes via twisted graphene nanoribbons

Growth of carbon nanotubes via twisted graphene nanoribbons

Hong En Lim, Yasumitsu Miyata, Ryo Kitaura, Yoshifumi Nishimura, Yoshio Nishimoto, Stephan Irle, Jamie H. Warner, Hiromichi Kataura, Hisanori Shinohara Nat. Commun. 4, 2548/1-7 (2013). DOI:10.1038/ncomms3548 Received: May 1, 2013,...