Long-range electron transport of ruthenium-centered multilayer films via a stepping-stone mechanism.

@article{Terada2012LongrangeET,
  title={Long-range electron transport of ruthenium-centered multilayer films via a stepping-stone mechanism.},
  author={Kei-ichi Terada and Hisao Nakamura and K. Kanaizuka and M. Haga and Y. Asai and T. Ishida},
  journal={ACS nano},
  year={2012},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={
          1988-99
        }
}
We studied electron transport of Ru complex multilayer films, whose structure resembles redox-active complex films known in the literature to have long-range electron transport abilities. Hydrogen bond formation in terms of pH control was used to induce spontaneous growth of a Ru complex multilayer. We made a cross-check between electrochemical measurements and I-V measurements using PEDOT:PSS to eliminate the risk of pinhole contributions to the mechanism and have found small β values of 0.012… Expand
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