Fagas, Giorgos and Cuniberti, Gianaurelio and Richter, Klaus (2001) Electron transport in nanotube-molecular wire hybrids. Physical Review B 63 (4), 045416.
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We study contact effects on electron transport across a molecular wire sandwiched between two semi-infinite (carbon) nanotube leads as a model for nanoelectrodes. Employing the Landauer scattering matrix approach, we find that the conductance is very sensitive to parameters such as the coupling strength and geometry of the contact. The conductance exhibits markedly different behavior in ...
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|Institutions:||Physics > Institute of Theroretical Physics > Retired Professors > Group Gianaurelio Cuniberti|
Physics > Institute of Theroretical Physics > Chair Professor Richter > Group Klaus Richter
|Subjects:||500 Science > 530 Physics|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Yes|
|Deposited On:||20 Mar 2007|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 09:56|