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World's Smallest Transistor

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Science  03 Aug 2001:
Vol. 293, Issue 5531, pp. 786
DOI: 10.1126/science.293.5531.786

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Summary

In June, researchers reported making a standard three-terminal transistor--the architecture used in today's chips--with the smallest features ever reported, including an insulating barrier only three atoms wide.