Ultrahigh Energy Absorption Multifunctional Spinodal Nanoarchitectures.

@article{GuellIzard2019UltrahighEA,
  title={Ultrahigh Energy Absorption Multifunctional Spinodal Nanoarchitectures.},
  author={Anna Guell Izard and Jens Bauer and Cameron Crook and Vladyslav Turlo and Lorenzo Valdevit},
  journal={Small},
  year={2019},
  pages={
          e1903834
        }
}
Nanolattices are promoted as next-generation multifunctional high-performance materials, but their mechanical response is limited to extreme strength yet brittleness, or extreme deformability but low strength and stiffness. Ideal impact protection systems require high-stress plateaus over long deformation ranges to maximize energy absorption. Here glassy carbon nanospinodals, i.e., nanoarchitectures with spinodal shell topology, combining ultrahigh energy absorption and exceptional strength and… 

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