"Design of a Nanomechanical Fluid Control Valve Based on Functionalized Silicon Cantilevers:

Coupling Molecular Mechanics and Classical Engineering Design"


Santiago Solares(*), Mario Blanco, and William A. Goddard III,

Materials and Process Simulation Center

California Institute of Technology,

Mail Code 210-41

Pasadena, CA 91125


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Nanotechnology 15 (2004) 1405-1415

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