Quantum dots: When a barrier is not an obstacle

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Electrons in ultraclean carbon nanotubes can tunnel through barriers in a way not previously observed for particles with mass in condensed-matter physics experiments.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)347-348
Number of pages2
JournalNature Nanotechnology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Jun

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Bioengineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • General Materials Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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