Multiscale Methods to Investigate Mechanical Properties of Graphene

  • Xiaoyi LiuEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


This chapter begins with a brief review of the common methods for studying the mechanical properties of graphene and its composites, and then introduces the molecular dynamics method and the first-principle calculations used in this thesis. A method of converting physical quantities from molecular simulations to continuum models is explained. Some C++ codes for simulation and modeling in this thesis are introduced.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Modern MechanicsUniversity of Science and Technology of ChinaHefeiChina

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