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Nature Materials volume 15, pages 373374 (2016) | Download Citation

Fabrication of an ultra-strong glassy carbon nanolattice with a strut diameter of around 200 nm could stimulate the realization of advanced nanoscale architected materials.

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  1. Xiaoyan Li is at the Center for Advanced Mechanics and Materials, Applied Mechanics Laboratory, Department of Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

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  2. Huajian Gao is at the School of Engineering, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA

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