Scaling laws for van der Waals interactions in nanostructured materials

@inproceedings{Gobre2013ScalingLF,
  title={Scaling laws for van der Waals interactions in nanostructured materials},
  author={Vivekanand V. Gobre and Alexandre Tkatchenko},
  booktitle={Nature communications},
  year={2013}
}
Van der Waals interactions have a fundamental role in biology, physics and chemistry, in particular in the self-assembly and the ensuing function of nanostructured materials. Here we utilize an efficient microscopic method to demonstrate that van der Waals interactions in nanomaterials act at distances greater than typically assumed, and can be characterized by different scaling laws depending on the dimensionality and size of the system. Specifically, we study the behaviour of van der Waals… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 4 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 47 references

The authors declare no competing financial interests

  • V. et al. Ab initio molecular simulations with numeri Blum, V.V.G., performed calculations analysed A.T. developed the theory, discussed the results, A. T. wrote the paper. Additional information Competi interests
  • Reprints and permission information is available…
  • 2013

Tkatchenko-Scheffler van der Waals correction method with and without self-consistent screening applied to solids

  • T. Bucko, S. Lebègue, J. Hafner, J. G. Ángyán
  • Phys. Rev. B
  • 2013

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics 2012–2013

  • W. M. Haynes, D. R. Lide, T. J. Bruno
  • 2012

Condens

  • J. F. Dobson, Gould, T. Calculation of dispersion energies. J. Phys.
  • Matter 24, 073201
  • 2012

Interlayer binding energy of graphite : A mesoscopic determination from deformation

  • Z. Liu
  • Phys . Rev . B
  • 2012

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…