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Parallel fabrication of nanogap electrodes

Johnston, Danvers E. and Strachan, Douglas R. and Johnson, A. T. Charlie (2007) Parallel fabrication of nanogap electrodes. NANO LETTERS, 7 (9). pp. 2774-2777.

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/nl0713169

Abstract

We have developed a technique for simultaneously fabricating large numbers of nanogaps in a single processing step using feedback-controlled electromigration. Parallel nanogap formation is achieved by a balanced simultaneous process that uses a novel arrangement of nanoscale shorts between narrow constrictions where the nanogaps form, Because of this balancing, the fabrication of multiple nanoelectrodes is similar to that of a single nanogap junction. The technique should be useful for constructing complex circuits of molecular-scale electronic devices.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:Material Science > Nanofabrication processes and tools
Physical Science > Nanoelectronics
Material Science > Nanostructured materials
Engineering > Nanotechnology applications in ICT
ID Code:2300
Deposited By:Anuj Seth
Deposited On:18 Dec 2008 16:43
Last Modified:19 Jan 2009 15:36

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