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Colin Nuckolls and Philip Kim (Physics/Applied Physics)

Modified nanotubes might work as cutting-edge molecule sensors.

A single-walled carbon nanotube has been bridged with an individual molecule. Using this approach, Nuckolls and Kim have been able to make robust single-molecule devices that are sensitive to their environment.
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