Article - 17 Feb 2005
A recent study indicates that the emerging field of molecular electronics using nanoscale molecules as key components in computers and other electronic devices is in excellent health and has a bright...
Article - 26 Mar 2004
UCLA supramolecular chemists report in the journal Science an artificial molecular machine that functions like a nanoelevator. Posted March 23 2004
News - 7 Jul 2010
In the development of future molecular devices, new display technologies, and "artificial muscles" in nanoelectromechanical devices, functional molecules are likely to play a primary role....
Article - 25 Oct 2004
This article looks at nanotechnology developments in the area of nanomachines such as catenanes, rotaxanes, nanoelevators, molecular switches and nanowires used to connect molecular switches.
News - 30 Apr 2010
There is fresh buzz in nanomechanics. Scientists at the University
of Bonn have succeeded for the first time in making, out of DNA double stands,
an interlocked molecule (rotaxane) with freely...
News - 3 May 2010
Scientists at the University
Bonn have succeeded in producing a molecule consisting of a double-stranded
DNA - the so-called rotaxane - whose individual parts are movableFor
Article - 9 Jul 2012
The computing industry demands ever smaller, faster, and more efficient processors, and we are beginning to encounter limits to just how small the necessary components can be made. Making switches...
News - 11 Feb 2009
Plasmonics -- a possible replacement for current computing approaches -- may
pave the way for the next generation of computers that operate faster and store
more information than...
News - 30 Jan 2007
A team of UCLA and California Institute of Technology chemists reports in the Jan. 25 issue of the journal Nature the successful demonstration of a large-scale, "ultra-dense" memory device...
Article - 2 Mar 2004
Molecular electronics is a new type of electronics that coulod overcome limitations of current silicon-based devices. Its' potential some applications are outlined. Quantum Dots are also described,...