Quantum dots: When a barrier is not an obstacle

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Abstract

Electrons in ultraclean carbon nanotubes can tunnel through barriers in a way not previously observed for particles with mass in condensed-matter physics experiments.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)347-348
Number of pages2
JournalNature Nanotechnology
Volume4
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Jun 1

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Quantum dots : When a barrier is not an obstacle. / Choi, Mahn-Soo.

In: Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 4, No. 6, 01.06.2009, p. 347-348.

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