Scanning tunneling microscopy study of one-dimensional o-phthalaldehyde chain reactions on the Si(100)-2 × 1:H surface

Michael A. Walsh, Mark C. Hersam

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Scanning tunneling microscopy reveals multiple binding configurations for o-phthalaldehyde (OP) molecules on the Si(100)-2 × 1:H surface, including evidence for a chain reaction in which OP molecules bind to the surface via two covalent bonds.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1153-1155
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Feb 15 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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