STRAIN 1 (IMAGE) Rice University Caption A deformed sheet of computer-simulated graphene oxide paper is the result of strain slowly applied to the ends. Researchers at Rice University carried out experiments and made computer models to see how stacked layers of graphene oxide deform under strain. Credit Ajayan Research Group/Rice University Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.