Cellulose nanocrystals possible 'green' wonder material

Calculations using precise models based on the atomic structure of cellulose show the crystals have a stiffness of 206 gigapascals, which is comparable to steel, saidPablo D. Zavattieri, a Purdue University assistant professor of civil engineering

 

 

 

Cellulose nanocrystals possible ‘green’ wonder material.

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