NEW HAVEN, Conn.--Scientists at Yale University have developed the world's most sensitive electrometer, a transistor so sensitive it can count individual electrons as they pass through a circuit. The detector could be useful not only in developing and testing miniaturized electronic devices but also as a highly sensitive light detector in powerful new microscopes and telescopes.
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