Article - 14 May 2018
Both 2D and 3D supracrystals are theoretical materials that have yet to be synthesized. Despite this, scientists are working hard on the computational front to see what structures 2D supracrystals...
Article - 1 Aug 2017
Research has found that solar energy harvesting technologies require a net positive energy balance, which has been achieved by a team of Researchers from India who has developed an artificial leaf...
News - 20 Aug 2008
Thanks to emerging technologies and other advances, nano-enabled products and materials are appearing more often in our environment.
But these products may hold unknown risks or dangers to...
News - 22 Nov 2007
Breathing new life into an old idea, MIT Institute Professor Mildred S. Dresselhaus and co-workers are developing innovative materials for controlling temperatures that could lead to substantial...
News - 3 Apr 2007
Clarkson University Physics Professor Igor Sokolov and his team have discovered a method of making the brightest ever synthesized fluorescent silica particles.
These nanostructured macroscopic...
News - 1 Mar 2007
Researchers have used the world’s thinnest material to create the world’s smallest transistor – a breakthrough that could spark the development of a new type of super-fast computer...
News - 8 Nov 2005
Robots, both large and micro, can potentially go wherever it's too hot, cold, dangerous, small or remote for people to perform any number of important tasks, from repairing leaking water mains to...
The combined Raman/ atomic force microscope (AFM) system is ideal for characterization of material properties at sub-micrometre, and potentially nanometre scales.
Article - 24 Mar 2006
This article shows how cadmium sulfide thin films were successfully indium doped during the growing process by means of a chemical bath. This n-type doping method can be useful to prepare CdS...
Nanosensors are devices that can detect nanoparticles find application in the field of medical diagnosis and may be commercialized in domestic, security, military and environmental monitoring...