Covalent formation of nanoscale fullerene and dendrimer patterns

Scott A. Backer, Itai Suez, Zachary M. Fresco, Marco Rolandi, Jean M.J. Fréchet

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Localized patterns of amine-terminated monolayers obtained via the surface modification of a monolayer with the biased probe of an atomic force microscope were used to covalently attach buckminsterfullerene or dendrimers to the surface, affording lines as narrow as 20 nm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2297-2299
Number of pages3
Issue number5
StatePublished - Feb 27 2007
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Materials Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Surfaces and Interfaces
  • Spectroscopy
  • Electrochemistry


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