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Nanotechnologies in Russia

, 6:593 | Cite as

When does bismuth become a semimetal?

  • E. N. Gribanov
  • O. I. Markov
  • Yu. V. Khripunov
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Abstract

This paper presents the results of quantum chemical calculations of the structure and energy parameters of bismuth nanoclusters. The energy characteristics of Bi8, Bi18, Bi50, Bi98, and Bi162 clusters are determined.

Keywords

Bismuth High Occupied Molecular Orbital Density Functional Theory Method Bulk Bismuth Gapless State 
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© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. N. Gribanov
    • 1
  • O. I. Markov
    • 1
  • Yu. V. Khripunov
    • 1
  1. 1.Orel State UniversityOrelRussia

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