Article - 22 Mar 2009
This article examines the features and applications of Gold Nanotriangles, Nanohexagons, Nanopolygons and Nanorods (Maltose).
News - 30 Sep 2014
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have used a rapid gene sequencing technique to measure nanoscopic structures.
Using a technique known as a ‘nanopore translocation’,...
News - 28 Jun 2008
Whoever penned the old adage "a watched pot never boils" surely never tried to heat up water in a pot lined with copper nanorods.
A new study from researchers at Rensselaer...
News - 31 Aug 2020
Plasmonic surface lattice resonances (SLRs) supported by metal nanoparticle arrays have many merits such as strong field enhancements extended over large volumes, as well as long lifetimes, narrow...
News - 28 May 2012
A research team headed by Haimei Zheng from the Materials Sciences Division of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has experimentally demonstrated a key but controversial...
News - 28 Jul 2015
Dr. Zelalem N. Urgessa, a post doctoral student with the Nano Photonics Group in the Department of Physics of the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, is this year’s winner of the Division...
News - 25 Mar 2019
Plasmonic nanoparticles scatter light, which is considered to be very useful; however, some of this light becomes lost at the surface. Now, researchers are beginning to understand why this phenomenon...
News - 31 Aug 2009
Nanoparticles combining platinum and gold act as superefficient catalysts, but chemists have struggled to create them in an industrially useful form. Rice University chemists have answered the call...
News - 3 Aug 2018
People are looking into the use of 3D printing for a broad array of applications, such as medical devices, manufacturing, fashion, and even food. However, one of the most effective forms of 3D...
News - 1 Feb 2012
A research team led by Paul Alivisatos from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) of the U.S. Department of Energy has developed a novel solution-based synthesis method to produce...