The physics of boron nitride nanotubes

  title={The physics of boron nitride nanotubes},
  author={Marvin L. Cohen and Alex Zettl},
  journal={Physics Today},
As synthesis techniques mature, BN nanotubes are likely to be increasingly valuable in fundamental physics studies and find application in a variety of forms—from dyeable, neutron-absorbing fabrics to high-temperature catalysts and photovoltaic devices. 

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