Semiconducting oxide nanobelts (or nanoribbons) have unique properties which make them very appealing to manufacturers of sensors, transistors and other electronic devices.
Industry uses for...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1321 | 25 Jul 2005
Researchers at Georgia Tech have created nanorings from single crystals of zinc oxide (ZnO). The way in which these structures were produced is desxcribed along with potenatial applications for the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=548 | 27 Feb 2004
Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology, have made single-crystal zinc oxide helical structures or nanosprings. They have piezoelectric properties and show promise for biomedical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=98 | 7 Nov 2003
Volume 2, Nanowires and Nanobelts of Functional Materials covers a wide range of materials systems, from functional oxides (such as ZnO, SnO2, and In2O3), structural ceramics (such as MgO, SiO2 and...
Volume 1, Metal and Semiconductor Nanowires covers a wide range of materials systems, from noble metals (such as Au, Ag, Cu), single element semiconductors (such as Si and Ge), compound semiconductors...
Researchers have taken advantage of the unique coupled semiconducting and piezoelectric properties of zinc oxide nanowires to create a new class of electronic components and devices that could provide...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=3801 | 2 Mar 2007
Professor Chopra's research combines expertise in nano/microfabrication, nanostructure growth, materials chemistry, and characterization and spectroscopic techniques to develop novel nanoscale...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2747 | 13 Dec 2010
Nanotechnology today is growing very rapidly and has infinite applications in
almost everything we do. The medicine we take, food we eat, chemicals we use,
car we drive and much much...
By Cameron Chai
Zhong Lin Wang, Regent’s Professor of the Georgia Institute of Technology has been awarded a 2011 Materials Research Society Medal for his technology innovations based on zinc oxide...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=23894 | 5 Dec 2011
A new semiconductor device capable of emitting two distinct colours has been created by a group of researchers in the US, potentially opening up the possibility of using light emitting diodes...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27263 | 3 May 2013