Vacancy-induced enhancement of thermal conductivity in graphene
Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research - 141980 Dubna, Moscow region, Russia
Received: 1 April 2016
Accepted: 8 April 2016
It is shown that the experimentally observed increase of Young's modulus in single-layer graphene with low density of point defects leads to a noticeable enhancement of the thermal conductivity in a wide temperature range.
PACS: 65.80.Ck – Thermal properties of graphene / 81.05.ue – Graphene / 62.20.de – Elastic moduli
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