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September 15th, 2004

Cornell Carbon Nanotube Oscillator Might Weigh a Single Atom

Abstract:
Using a carbon nanotube, Cornell University researchers have produced a tiny electromechanical oscillator that might be capable of weighing a single atom. The device, perhaps the smallest of its kind ever produced, can be tuned across a wide range of radio frequencies, and one day might replace bulky power-hungry elements in electronic circuits. More

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