Ann. Phys. Fr.
Volume 32, Number 2-3, 2007COLOQ'1010th conference on lasers and quantum optics
|Page(s)||131 - 134|
|Published online||23 May 2008|
Towards correlating Raman excitation profile and electron diffraction of the same single carbon nanotube
Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, CNRS, Université Paris 11, Bâtiment 510, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
2 Institut Néel, CNRS, B.P. 166, 38042 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
3 National Institute of Standard and Technology, 100 Bureau Drive Stop 8443, 20899 Gaithersburg, USA
4 Laboratoire Aimé Cotton, CNRS, associated to University Paris 11, Bâtiment 505, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
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We present the first results of a study combining electron diffraction analysis and Raman resonance excitation profile on the identical, suspended single wall carbon nanotube. Both methods give access to the diameter of the tube, which allows cross-checking. The characterization of the tube is completed by the determination of the transition energy Eii, and the chirality, allowing a precise comparison with theoretical models.
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