Image of the Week - January 31, 2006

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Cover for "Applied Physics of Nanotubes"

The cover background image for the book "Applied Physics of Nanotubes: Fundamentals of Theory, Optics and Transport Devices," Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Series, Ser. Ed.: Ph. Avouris, Springer Verlag GmbH & Co. KG (2005), was designed by ITG.

The image depicts a "Single-Wall Nanotube METFET inverter: organic molecules wrap around a metallic tube channel and modify it to a semiconductor while the second tube is used for gating".

This image was produced in the VMIL using Cerius2, mol2mel, Maya, and Photoshop.

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Contact: rotkin@lehigh.edu, grosser@uiuc.edu

Uploaded Tue Jan 31 11:37:37 2006 by Benjamin Grosser

Updated Wed Feb 3 09:43:36 2010 by Daniel E. Weber