Electron transport in very clean, as-grown suspended carbon nanotubes

@article{Cao2005ElectronTI,
  title={Electron transport in very clean, as-grown suspended carbon nanotubes},
  author={Jie Cao and Qian Wang and H. Dai},
  journal={Nature Materials},
  year={2005},
  volume={4},
  pages={745-749}
}
Single-walled carbon nanotubes have shown a wealth of quantum transport phenomena thus far1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11. Defect-free, unperturbed single-walled carbon nanotubes with well behaved or tunable metal contacts are important for probing the intrinsic electrical properties of nanotubes. Meeting these conditions experimentally is non-trivial owing to numerous disorder and randomizing factors. Here we show that ∼1-μm-long fully suspended single-walled carbon nanotubes grown in place between… 

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