nanofilament

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

nano- +‎ filament

Noun[edit]

nanofilament ‎(plural nanofilaments)

  1. A nanoscale filament.
    • 2015, Daniela Carta, Adam Hitchcock, Peter Guttmann, Anna Regoutz, Ali Khiat, Alexantru Serb, Isha Gupta, Themistoklis Prodromakis, “Spatially resolved TiOx phases in RRAM conductive nanofilaments using soft X-ray spectromicroscopy”[1], arXiv: 
      Reduction in metal-oxide thin films has been suggested as the key mechanism responsible for forming conductive nanofilaments within solid-state memory devices, enabling their resistive switching capacity.