SNL  Vol.4 No.2 , April 2014
STM Study on the Rectifying Performance of Molibdo-Vanadophosphate Polyanions
ABSTRACT
Scanning tunneling spectroscopy (STS) was used for investigation of rectification properties of molecules with spatial asymmetry. The molecules of cetyltrimethylammonium derivatives of 10-molibdo-2-vanadophosphate-anions [PMo10V2O40]﹣5 (CTMVA) were adsorbed on a surface of pyrolytic graphite (HOPG). Consequently, both good diode properties and J(V)-curves reproducibility of the film were revealed. The validity of the single-level model for the evaluation of the system parameters is discussed.

Cite this paper
Kovalevskiy, S. , Dalidchik, F. , Nizova, G. and Balashov, E. (2014) STM Study on the Rectifying Performance of Molibdo-Vanadophosphate Polyanions. Soft Nanoscience Letters, 4, 24-30. doi: 10.4236/snl.2014.42004.
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