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Title: Nanotechnology; nanoknife
Description: Scanning electron micrograph of a prototype 'nanoknife' shows a single carbon nanotube stretched between two tungsten needles. Triangular probe is the tip of an atomic force cantilever used to determine the breaking point of the knife. (Color added for clarity.)

*MSEL, nanoknife

See also http://www.nist.gov/public_affairs/techbeat/tb2006_1122.htm#nanotube.
Subjects (names):
Topics/Categories: Nanotechnology--Biology/Health
Type: Graphic/scientific data
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Credit Line as it should
appear in print:
Courtesy NIST/CU
AV Number: 06MSEL025
Date Created: November 2006
Date Entered: 11/22/2006

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