Mechanical properties of suspended few layers graphene sheets

N. Sridi, B. Lebental, J. Azevedo, J.C. Gabriel, A. Ghis
CEA-Grenoble, FR

Keywords: atomic force microscopy, mechanical properties, few layers graphene, reduced graphene oxide

Summary:

We present a method for the experimental determination of the mechanical properties of ultrathin films, whichever the material, and a comparative application to graphene sheets obtained with different fabrication and transfer processes.