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September 13th, 2005

ESRF tests hardest and least compressive material in the world

Abstract:
Nanorods of many materials are proving very successful, and their properties often exceed that of nanotubes, making them excellent candidates for industrial applications. Theoretical calculations predicted that diamond nanorods too would have properties superior to that of carbon nanotubes.

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