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Carbyne morphs when stretched: Calculations show carbon-atom chain would go metal to semiconductor

Phys.org - 16 hours ago

(Phys.org) —Applying just the right amount of tension to a chain of carbon atoms can turn it from a metallic conductor to an insulator, according to Rice University scientists.