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Monolithic carbon structures including suspended single nanowires and nanomeshes as a sensor platform

Yeongjin Lim1, Jeong-Il Heo1, Marc Madou23 and Heungjoo Shin12*

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1 School of Mechanical and Advanced Materials Engineering, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), Ulsan 689-798, Republic of Korea

2 School of Nano-Bioscience and Chemical Engineering, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), Ulsan 689-798, Republic of Korea

3 Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California-Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

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Nanoscale Research Letters 2013, 8:492  doi:10.1186/1556-276X-8-492

Published: 20 November 2013

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Supporting Information. The file contains discussion on the longitudinal tension and geometry of suspended carbon nanowires and the simulation of the diffusion-limited current of a suspended carbon nanowire. Figure S1. Schematic diagrams and SEM images of FIB milling processes. Figure S2. SEM images of bridge-shaped carbon nanowires with bent supports. Table S1. Structural dimension change of suspended carbon nanostructures through the pyrolysis process. Table S2. Structural dimension changes of suspended SU-8 microwires and bulk posts in various pyrolysis temperature conditions.

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