1. Introduction; Part I:
2. Formation of carbon allotropes;
3. Nanoscale numerical simulation techniques;
4. Interatomic potentials and force-fields in the computational physics of carbon nanotubes;
5. Continuum elasticity theories for modelling the mechanical properties of nanotubes;
6. Atomistic theories of mechanical properties;
7. Theories for modelling thermal transport in nanotubes; Part II:
8. Modelling fluid flow in nanotubes;
9. Modelling gas adsorption in carbon nanotubes;
10. Modelling the mechanical properties of carbon nanotubes;
11. Modelling the thermal properties in carbon nanotubes; References; Index.
Hashem Rafii-Tabar is Professor of Computational Condensed Matter Physics and Head of the Nano-Science Department at the Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics in Iran. He was awarded the Elegant Work Prize of the Institute of Materials, London, for his investigations on nano-scale systems.