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Table 1 Summary of the NEMD-calculated room temperature κp of a series of zigzag and chiral nanotubes

From: Optimizing the thermoelectric performance of zigzag and chiral carbon nanotubes

Tubes d(nm) θ(°) κp (W/m·K)
Zigzag (7,0) 0.548 0 1270
  (8,0) 0.627 0 955
  (10,0) 0.783 0 809
  (11,0) 0.862 0 778
  (13,0) 1.019 0 613
  (14,0) 1.097 0 599
Chiral (4,2) 0.414 19.2 1337
  (5,1) 0.436 8.9 1413
  (6,2) 0.565 13.9 1009
  (6,4) 0.683 23.4 829
  (8,4) 0.829 19.2 721
  (10,5) 1.036 19.2 564
  1. The corresponding tube diameter (d) and chiral angle (θ) are also given.