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Nanowires Grown on Graphene Have Surprising Structure


April 22, 2013

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When a team of University of Illinois engineers set out to grow nanowires of a compound semiconductor on top of a sheet of graphene, they did not expect to discover a new paradigm of epitaxy. The self-assembled wires have a core of one composition and an outer layer of another, a desired trait for many advanced electronics applications.Full Story

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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