Scanning Tunneling Microscopes (device)

Known as: STM, Scanning Tunneling Microscope 
A microscope that makes use of the phenomenon of electron tunneling to map the positions of individual atoms in a surface or to move atoms around on… (More)
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1972-2017
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2013
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2013
Topologically nontrivial spin textures have recently been investigated for spintronic applications. Here, we report on an… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
We report that the Kondo effect exerted by a magnetic ion depends on its chemical environment. A cobalt phthalocyanine molecule… (More)
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2000
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2000
All elementary steps of a chemical reaction have been successfully induced on individual molecules with a scanning tunneling… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Carbon nanotubes are predicted to be metallic or semiconducting depending on their diameter and the helicity of the arrangement… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Vibrational spectra for a single molecule adsorbed on a solid surface have been obtained with a scanning tunneling microscope… (More)
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1998
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1998
The Kondo effect arises from the quantum mechanical interplay between the electrons of a host metal and a magnetic impurity and… (More)
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1998
1998
Experimental visualization and verification of a single-molecule rotor operating within a supramolecular bearing is reported… (More)
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1993
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1993
A method for confining electrons to artificial structures at the nanometer lengthscale is presented. Surface state electrons on a… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The prospect of manipulating matter on the atomic scale has fascinated scientists for decades. This fascination may be motivated… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
We present a theory for tunneling between a real surface and a model probe tip, applicable to the recently developed "scanning… (More)
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