Theory of Nanoscale Material
Physics Accomplishment | 2002
Where the work was done: IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
What we accomplished: Theoretical work at IBM has revolutionized our understanding of nanoscale materials and structures in three distinct fields: carbon nanotube electronics, growth of epitaxial semiconductor quantum dots, and the growth of semiconductor nanowires.
Related links: Surface Stress and Thermodynamic Nanoscale Size Selection in Science Magazine, January 2002.
Image credit: IBM Research