Abstract

It is possible to make a molecule act as a switch by using a scanning tunnelling microscope to change the position of just two hydrogen atoms.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)677
Number of pages1
JournalNature Nanotechnology
Volume2
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2007

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Surface science : Switching made simpler. / Tao, Nongjian.

In: Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 2, No. 11, 11.2007, p. 677.

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