Future flexible electronics based on carbon nanotubes: Improving nanotube transistor performance with fluoropolymers

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 10:00 in Physics & Chemistry

Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin and Northwestern University have demonstrated a new method to improve the reliability and performance of transistors and circuits based on carbon nanotubes (CNT), a semiconductor material that has long been considered by scientists as one of the most promising successors to silicon for smaller, faster and cheaper electronic devices. The result appears in a new paper published in the journal Applied Physics Letters, from AIP Publishing.

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