Radio-frequency excitation of single molecules by scanning tunnelling microscopy
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Nanotechnology Nanotechnology 25 (2014) 135705 (5pp)
Radio-frequency excitation of single molecules by scanning tunnelling microscopy Stefan Müllegger, Amal K Das1 , Karlheinz Mayr and Reinhold Koch Institute of Semiconductor and Solid State Physics, Johannes Kepler University Linz, A-4040 Linz, Austria E-mail: [email protected]
Received 4 December 2013, revised 15 January 2014 Accepted for publication 29 January 2014 Published 4 March 2014
We have upgraded a low-temperature scanning tunnelling microscope (STM) with a radio-frequency (RF) modulation system to extend STM spectroscopy to the range of low energy excitations (