Article - 29 May 2012
Graphene is widely regarded as one of the most exciting materials in the world of materials science. But what is it? What makes it so Special and what will it be used for?
News - 21 Aug 2006
Computer designers at the University of Rochester are going ballistic.
"Everyone has been trying to make better transistors by modifying current designs, but what we really need is the next...
News - 14 Aug 2008
Nitronex, an innovative developer and manufacturer of high-performance RF power transistors for wireless infrastructure, broadband, and military markets, has received Phase II Small Business...
News - 17 Sep 2007
A game of billiards may never get smaller than this. Physicists at UC Riverside have demonstrated that graphene – a one-atom thick sheet of carbon atoms arranged in hexagonal rings – can...
News - 4 Jun 2020
A team of researchers based in Manchester, the Netherlands, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland and the USA has published a new review on a field of computer device development known as spintronics, which...
News - 2 Apr 2014
The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced the release of the 2013 International Technology Roadmap for...
News - 25 Feb 2010
There was a time when cars were going to be made entirely of plastic. There seemed to be no limit to the capabilities of the new wonder material but it was a triumph of hope over reality.
News - 15 Apr 2009
In the first demonstration of its kind, researchers at the University of British Columbia have controlled the spin of electrons using a ballistic technique--bouncing electrons through a microscopic...
News - 15 Mar 2006
Graphite, the material that gives pencils their marking ability, could be the basis for a new class of nanometer-scale electronic devices that have the attractive properties of carbon nanotubes - but...
News - 29 Apr 2010
"Hot sounds" has one meaning to music fans and another to physicists. Count a team of researchers at Rice University among the latter, as they've discovered that acoustic waves traveling...