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Quantum Tunnelling Technologies

  1. Jun 18, 2011 #1
    Hey guys what are some technologies that use Quantum Tunneling? Ive been looking on Google and i havnt had much luck! I just need a point in the right direction so links to websites and such would be greatly appreciated!

    BTW when searching google i found Quantum Tunnelling Composites which they use in touch screen phones but most sites dont explain the physics behind it. It mainly talks about applications in the real world.
     
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  3. Jun 18, 2011 #2

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    Look up the use in flat panel displays of field emitters.

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  5. Jun 18, 2011 #4
    thanks for that guys!
     
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