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Contact: Thomas Frederiksen
Universidad del País Vasco

Contacting Atoms

Caption: This is an artistic view of an electric connection between a carbon-based 'football' molecule and a single metallic atom (gray ball). The researchers were able to quantify how the current depends on the chemical nature of the contacting atom.

Credit: UPV/EHU

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