Body Centered Tetragonal Carbon

The first molecular model on the market to show this new form of carbon. It is similar to cubane but is less strained & should be quite stable. 

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Body centered tetragonal carbon, 108 atoms, 164 bonds


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The body centered tetragonal structure shown in the image is the newest lattice form of carbon to be described. This model measure 160mm square by 45mm thick. This material may even occur naturally on a planet, Cancri e, some 40 light years from Earth.

Click on this paper on Body Centered Tetragonal Carbon pubished in 2010.

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