MD Simulation of C60 molecule inside (12,12) SWNT

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Buckminsterfullerene (C60) is the smallest fullerene molecule in which no two pentagons share an edge. The structure of C60 resembles a soccer ball with a carbon atom at the vertices of each polygon and a bond along each polygon edge.


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