News - 31 Jul 2020
An Army-funded project marks a turning point in the field of scalable quantum processors, producing the largest quantum chip of its type using diamond-based qubits and quantum photonics.
News - 23 Jul 2020
Miniaturized computer systems and wireless technology are offering scientists new ways to keep tabs on reactions without the need for larger, cumbersome equipment.
In a proof-of-concept study in...
News - 21 Jul 2020
Things can always be done faster, but can anything beat light- Computing with light instead of electricity is seen as a breakthrough to boost the computer speeds. Transistors, the building blocks of...
News - 16 Jul 2020
Multicolour electrochromic displays are one of the most versatile applications because they can retain their coloured states without the need to supply electrical power. However, the simultaneous...
News - 16 Jul 2020
University of Colorado Boulder researchers have used ultra-fast extreme ultraviolet lasers to measure the properties of materials more than 100 times thinner than a human red blood cell.
News - 15 Jul 2020
Where things get sticky happens to be where interesting science happens in a Rice University lab working to improve battery technology.
Using techniques similar to those they employed to develop...
News - 9 Jul 2020
MIT researchers have developed a process to manufacture and integrate "artificial atoms," created by atomic-scale defects in microscopically thin slices of diamond, with photonic circuitry,...
News - 1 Jul 2020
With literally the thickness of one carbon atom and electrical properties that can surpass those of standard semiconductor technologies, graphene nanoribbons promise a new generation of miniaturized...
News - 23 Jun 2020
Researchers discovered a new way to engineer optoelectronic devices by stretching a two-dimensional material on top of a silicon photonic platform.
Using this method, coined strainoptronics by a...
News - 17 Jun 2020
A joint research team from the University of Hong Kong (HKU), Institute of Physics at Chinese Academy of Science, Songshan Lake Materials Laboratory, Beihang University in Beijing and Fudan University...