Gating a single-molecule transistor with individual atoms

  title={Gating a single-molecule transistor with individual atoms},
  author={Jes'us Mart'inez-Blanco and Christophe Nacci and Steven C. Erwin and Kiyoshi Kanisawa and Elina Locane and Mark Thomas and Felix von Oppen and Piet W. Brouwer and Stefan Folsch},
  journal={Nature Physics},
Transistors rely on electrical gates to control conductance but this is challenging on the atomic-scale. It is now shown that individual charged atoms can be used to electrostatically gate a single-molecule transistor with sub-angstrom precision. 
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