Article - 14 Mar 2017
Since the development of graphene and the discovery that its electrons act as Dirac fermions, many other 2D materials have been investigated.
Article - 26 Aug 2004
Toyota Central R&D Labs have developed ultrahigh-quality silicon carbide single crystals which has fewer dislocation density by two to three orders magnitude than the conventional materials. Posted...
Article - 16 Apr 2018
Whilst many people know about materials such as graphene and hexagonal boron nitride, bismuthene is a lesser known 2D material. In this article, we look at what bismuthene is, it’s properties, and the...
Article - 25 Oct 2005
Electrical characteristics of ohmic contacts on p-type 4H-SiC semiconductor substrates were studied for the environmental sensor applications. The results of the contact properties are strongly...
Article - 19 Dec 2007
Super-flexible wires, electrodes and interconnections were developed using conductive adhesives containing Ag particles dispersed in a silicone-based binder. These expected to be a key technology for...
Article - 4 Oct 2017
Metallic nanofilms on polymer substrates are extensively used as interconnect components in various flexible electronic devices, such as antennae structures, identification tags, solar cells,...
Article - 26 Jun 2002
Traditional printing on paper is now under threat from electronic paper and e-inks. The technology used for the flexible paper and the electronic ink materials are all covered.
Article - 5 Jun 2001
Porous silicon has semiconducting properties as well as displaying bioactivity. This makes it potentially a useful material for electronic implant devices. Properties and production are described.
Article - 28 Nov 2014
The MOCVD technique enables very thin layers of atoms to be deposited on a semiconductor wafer and is a key process for manufacturing III-V compound semiconductors, especially gallium nitride...
Article - 27 Dec 2010
Polymer electrolyte fuel cells (PEFCs) are at present attracting considerable interest as a primary power source for zero emission electric vehicles and residential co-generation systems due to their...