Chapter 12. Electrical Measurements with SFM-Based Techniques

  1. Dr. Paolo Samorì2,3
  1. Pedro. J. de Pablo,
  2. Cristina Gómez Navarro and
  3. Julio Gómez-Herrero

Published Online: 29 JUN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527608516.ch12

Scanning Probe Microscopies Beyond Imaging: Manipulation of Molecules and Nanostructures

Scanning Probe Microscopies Beyond Imaging: Manipulation of Molecules and Nanostructures

How to Cite

Pablo, Pedro. J. d., Navarro, C. G. and Gómez-Herrero, J. (2006) Electrical Measurements with SFM-Based Techniques, in Scanning Probe Microscopies Beyond Imaging: Manipulation of Molecules and Nanostructures (ed P. Samorì), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527608516.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Istituto per la Sintesi Organica e la Fotoreattività, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, via Gobetti 101, 40129 Bologna, Italy

  2. 3

    Institut de Science et d'Ingénierie, Supramoléculaires (ISIS), Université Louis Pasteur, 8 allée Gaspard Monge, 67083 Strasbourg, France

Author Information

  1. Departamento de Física de la Materia, Condensada C-III, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 28049 Madrid, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 JUN 2006
  2. Published Print: 6 JUN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527312696

Online ISBN: 9783527608515

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Keywords:

  • electrical measurements with SFM-based techniques;
  • SFM tip;
  • setups for short molecules;
  • experiments with molecular wires (MWs);
  • noncontact experiments;
  • carbon nanotubes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • SFM Tips

  • Setups for Short Molecules

  • Experiments with Molecular Wires (MWs)

    • Contact Experiments on Long Molecules

      • Contact Experiments in Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

      • The Influence of Buckling on the Electrical Properties of SWNTs

      • Radial Electromechanical Properties of SWNTs

      • Three Electrodes plus a Gate Voltage

      • Contact Experiments on Single DNA Molecules

      • Electrical Maps of SWNTs

      • Electrical Maps of V2O5 Nanofibers with Jumping Mode

      • Using Tunneling Current to Obtain Current Maps of SWNTs

  • Noncontact Experiments

    • Carbon Nanotubes

    • Single DNA Molecules