Scanning tunneling microscopy using a ZnO whisker tip

Yoshida, T.; Naito, H.
June 1994
Applied Physics Letters;6/13/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 24, p3243
Academic Journal
Examines the applicability of zinc oxide whisker crystal as a probing tip for scanning tunneling microscopy (STM). Growth of whisker crystal by vapor phase reaction; Detection of freshly cleaved surfaces of the pyrolytic graphite at room temperature; Details on the average tunneling current and bias voltage of STM.


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