van der Waals epitaxy of solid C60 on graphene sheet

Akihiro Hashimoto, Kohsuke Iwao, Satoru Tanaka, Akio Yamamoto

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We have investigated on the van der Waals epitaxy of a solid C60 layer on a graphene sheet and have first successfully achieved it. It is expected that the hetero-structures of the solid C60 layer and the graphene sheet opens new opportunities in the carbon nano-electronics.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1622-1624
Number of pages3
JournalDiamond and Related Materials
Issue number7-10
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2008

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • General Chemistry
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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