STM Study of Twisted Bilayer Graphene

  • Mengxi LiuEmail author
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In the 1980s, the invention of scanning tunneling microscope (STM) opened the door to observe the world from the atomic scale. For STM, good resolution is considered to be 0.1 nm lateral resolution and 0.01 nm (10 pm) depth resolution. With this resolution, individual atoms within materials are routinely imaged and manipulated.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for NanochemistryCollege of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking UniversityBeijingPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.National Center for Nanoscience and TechnologyChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingPeople’s Republic of China

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