TITLE

Scanning tunneling microscope-induced modification of Ag films and nanowire arrays on Cu(100) surfaces

AUTHOR(S)
York, S. M.; Leibsle, F. M.
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;4/30/2001, Vol. 78 Issue 18, p2763
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We demonstrate the ability to use scanning tunneling microscopy to create nanometer-scale pits on Ag films grown on Cu(100) substrates. Atomic resolution images show that the Ag structures are intact within these pits. We also demonstrate how we can selectively modify segments of Ag nanowire arrays grown on atomic nitrogen modified Cu(100) surfaces. © 2001 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
4711323

 

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