Silicon Guitar -- Tape & Copy in which Harold Craighead, Professor of Physics at Cornell University talks about the tiny guitar that researchers there have constructed from crystalline silicon. The `nano-guitar,' as it's known, is about 100 atoms wide and was built to demonstrate new technology which has potential applications in fiber optics, sensors, and electronics.
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Silicon Guitar

Silicon Guitar

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— Tape & Copy in which Harold Craighead, Professor of Physics at Cornell University talks about the tiny guitar that researchers there have constructed from crystalline silicon. The `nano-guitar,' as it's known, is about 100 atoms wide and was built to demonstrate new technology which has potential applications in fiber optics, sensors, and electronics.