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Materials science: How ultrathin polymer films can be used for storage technology


Image: The coat of arms of the city of Halle (Sickle moon on the back with a star above it) sketched in as an electrical pattern; Copyright: Uni Halle / Kathrin Dörr

By chance, the MLU researchers discovered that force microscopy makes it possible to create an electrical order in PVDF that remains permanently stable. This also enabled them to draw a 50 nanometer small city crest in the material.