Room-temperature transistor based on a single carbon nanotube

@article{Tans1998RoomtemperatureTB,
  title={Room-temperature transistor based on a single carbon nanotube},
  author={Sander J. Tans and Alwin Rogier Martijn Verschueren and Cees Dekker},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1998},
  volume={393},
  pages={49-52}
}
The use of individual molecules as functional electronic devices was first proposed in the 1970s (ref. 1). Since then, molecular electronics, has attracted much interest, particularly because it could lead to conceptually new miniaturization strategies in the electronics and computer industry. The realization of single-molecule devices has remained challenging, largely owing to difficulties in achieving electrical contact to individual molecules. Recent advances in nanotechnology, however, have… 

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