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Single-molecule electrical studies on a 7 nm long molecular wire.

Ashwell, G.J.; Urasinska, B.; Wang, C.S.; Bryce, M.R.; Grace, I.; Lambert, C.J.

Authors

G.J. Ashwell

B. Urasinska

C.S. Wang

I. Grace

C.J. Lambert



Abstract

A self-assembled arylene–ethynylene molecular wire with a rigid 7 nm long backbone exhibits symmetrical current–voltage (I–V) characteristics and a single-molecule current of 0.35 ± 0.05 nA at 0.3 V; these data are supported by theoretical calculations.

Citation

Ashwell, G., Urasinska, B., Wang, C., Bryce, M., Grace, I., & Lambert, C. (2006). Single-molecule electrical studies on a 7 nm long molecular wire. Chemical Communications, 2006(45), 4706-4708. https://doi.org/10.1039/b613347a

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date 2006-10
Journal Chemical Communications
Print ISSN 1359-7345
Electronic ISSN 1364-548X
Publisher Royal Society of Chemistry
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 2006
Issue 45
Pages 4706-4708
DOI https://doi.org/10.1039/b613347a