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Nanoparticle devices

Going with the electron flow

Electric currents can be steered by coupling the flow of electrons and ions in films of gold nanoparticles coated with ionic ligands.

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Figure 1: Controlling electric currents in films of metal nanoparticles.


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Yu, X., Rotello, V. Going with the electron flow. Nature Nanotech 6, 693–694 (2011).

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