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December 9th, 2003

IBM's directed self-assembly one facet in broad nanotech program

Abstract:
Chuck Black and Kathryn Guarini demonstrated their nanotech breakthrough with strands of purple and red pipe-cleaner wire. In a preview of today's announcement at the IEEE's International Electron Devices Meeting in Washington D.C., the two IBM researchers explained how they coaxed two different polymers stringy molecules they represented with different-colored pipe cleaners to assemble themselves into a honeycombed template of 20-nanometer holes.

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