- quantum wire
- A nano-structure proportioned like a wire so that electron behavior is strongly constrained by quantum mechanical effects in two dimensions.

*Dictionary of automotive terms.
2015.*

- quantum wire
- A nano-structure proportioned like a wire so that electron behavior is strongly constrained by quantum mechanical effects in two dimensions.

*Dictionary of automotive terms.
2015.*

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