Nanoscale reversible mass transport for archival memory.


We report on a simple electromechanical memory device in which an iron nanoparticle shuttle is controllably positioned within a hollow nanotube channel. The shuttle can be moved reversibly via an electrical write signal and can be positioned with nanoscale precision. The position of the shuttle can be read out directly via a blind resistance read… (More)
DOI: 10.1021/nl803800c


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@article{Begtrup2009NanoscaleRM, title={Nanoscale reversible mass transport for archival memory.}, author={Gavi E. Begtrup and Will J Gannett and Thomas D. Yuzvinsky and Vincent H Crespi and Alex K Zettl}, journal={Nano letters}, year={2009}, volume={9 5}, pages={1835-8} }