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Controllable fabrication and electromechanical characterization of single crystalline Sb-doped ZnO nanobelts

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6 Author(s)
Yang, Ya ; State Key Laboratory for Advanced Metals and Materials, Department of Materials Physics, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 30 Xueyuan Road, Beijing 100083, People’s Republic of China ; Qi, Junjie ; Zhang, Yue ; Liao, Qingliang
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We report the fabrication of the high-quality Sb-doped ZnO nanobelts by using a simple chemical vapor deposition method. The nanobelts consist of single-crystalline wurtzite ZnO crystal and grow along [0112] direction. An electromechanical system is constructed to explore the transverse electrical properties of a single nanobelt under the different applied loading forces. The I-V results indicate that a little barrier exists in between the nanobelt and the atomic force microscopy tip. An almost linear relationship between the force and the resistance was found at small deformation regions, which demonstrates that the nanobelts have potential applications as force/pressure sensor for measuring the nano-Newton forces.

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Applied Physics Letters  (Volume:92 ,  Issue: 18 )

Date of Publication:

May 2008

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