Wide-range thermometer based on the temperature-dependent conductance of planar tunnel junctions

K. Gloos*, R. S. Poikolainen, J. P. Pekola

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Abstract

The effect of the Fermi-Dirac distribution on the current through standard planar tunnel junctions is a suitable basis for thermometry in a wide temperature range. In particular, it extends the range spanned by Coulomb-blockade thermometers up to room temperature.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2915-2917
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Volume77
Issue number18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2000
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

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