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January 17th, 2007

Three Desis in Scientific American 50

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Prabhakar Bandaru and his coworkers at University of California and at Clemson University demonstrated a radically new kind of nanotube-based transistor, while Wickramasinghe and his colleagues reported in May on a technique that can sort DNA fragments roughly 100,000 times faster than conventional electrophoresis, which not only help accelerate DNA sequencing, but also deliver molecules onto surfaces with unprecedented control. That level of precision could prove useful in creating circuits in the emerging field of molecular electronics.

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