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Contact: Lorenz Steinbock
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Shrunk Glass Capillaries in a Row

Caption: A few of these commercial pre-shrunk nano-capillaries have had their end diameter reduced to a few nanometers, from an original 200 nm, thanks to an electron microscope at EPFL's Center for MicroNanotechnology.

Credit: Alain Herzog / EPFL

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