Figure 1.

a Schematic of the nanoscale uniaxial tensile testing device showing the thermal actuator and the integrated force and displacement sensing beams (not to scale). b Force equilibrium spring equivalent of the specimen-device system. c SEM image of the device

Manoharan et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2009 5:14-19   doi:10.1007/s11671-009-9435-2