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Title: Flashing ratchets

Abstract

Provided herein are flashing ratchets that produce transport based on the oscillating application of regularly-spaced, asymmetric potentials. In particular, devices are provided that transport electrons without the requirement of an overall source-drain bias favoring electron transport.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1650804
Patent Number(s):
10629833
Application Number:
15/819,911
Assignee:
Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01L - SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES
C - CHEMISTRY C09 - DYES C09D - COATING COMPOSITIONS, e.g. PAINTS, VARNISHES OR LACQUERS
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0000989
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 11/21/2017
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Kedem, Ofer, Lau, Bryan, and Weiss, Emily A. Flashing ratchets. United States: N. p., 2020. Web.
Kedem, Ofer, Lau, Bryan, & Weiss, Emily A. Flashing ratchets. United States.
Kedem, Ofer, Lau, Bryan, and Weiss, Emily A. Tue . "Flashing ratchets". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1650804.
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abstractNote = {Provided herein are flashing ratchets that produce transport based on the oscillating application of regularly-spaced, asymmetric potentials. In particular, devices are provided that transport electrons without the requirement of an overall source-drain bias favoring electron transport.},
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journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {4}
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