Skip to content.

TUD

search  |  internal  |  deutsch
Personal tools
TU Dresden » Faculty of Mechanical Science and Engineering » Institute for Materials Science » Chair of Materials Science and Nanotechnology


prev/next pubs | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996

[back]


24. 


Fullerene based devices for molecular electronics



G. Cuniberti, R. Gutiérrez, G. Fagas, F. Großmann, K. Richter, and R. Schmidt

Physica E 12, 749 (2002)

We have investigated the electronic properties of a C60 molecule in between carbon nanotube leads. This problem has been tackled within a quantum chemical treatment utilizing a density functional theory-based LCAO approach combined with the Landauer formalism. Owing to low-dimensionality, electron transport is very sensitive to the strength and geometry of interfacial bonds. Molecular contact between interfacial atoms and electrodes gives rise to a complex conductance dependence on the electron energy exhibiting spectral features of both the molecule and electrodes. These are attributed to the electronic structure of the C60 molecule and to the local density of states of the leads, respectively.



online .pdf paper (for personal use only)online .pdf paper (for personal use only)
doi absolute link10.1016/S1386-9477(01)00469-6
online abstract at the publisher site
publisher site
online abstractarXiv preprint: cond-mat/0108377
CiteBaseCiteBase
mpi-pks/0108019
export BibTeX citation (txt file)
export EndNote citation (ris file)


prev/next 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996

[back]



















































last modified: 2017.03.20 Mo
author: webadmin

contact
Prof. Dr. Gianaurelio Cuniberti
secretariat:
Ms Sylvi Katzarow
phone: +49 (0)351 463-31420
fax: +49 (0)351 463-31422
office@nano.tu-dresden.de
postal address:
Institute for Materials Science
TU Dresden
01062 Dresden, Germany
visitors and courier address:
HAL building
TU Dresden
Hallwachsstr. 3
01069 Dresden, Germany
Max Bergmann Center
TU Dresden
Budapester Str. 27
01069 Dresden, Germany