News - 4 Aug 2009
Researchers the world over are striving to develop organic solar cells that can be produced easily and inexpensively as thin films that could be widely used to generate electricity.
But a major...
News - 30 Jul 2009
Engineers have developed a new method for creating high-performance membranes from crystal sieves called zeolites; the method could increase the energy efficiency of chemical separations up to 50...
News - 15 Jun 2009
SEMATECH, the global consortium of leading semiconductor manufacturers, has continued leadership in developing, screening, and characterizing new materials, tools, and processes that enable CMOS...
Article - 1 Feb 2020
This article discusses how to use a standard glass viewport to observe real-time process conditions in a UHV.
Article - 11 Jul 2019
This article discusses battery components and how to characterize their structure.
Article - 7 Mar 2017
One of the biggest practical issues surrounding graphene is the commonplace methods that require the transfer of graphene onto an intended substrate.
Article - 2 Mar 2017
An international group of researchers has managed to double the strength of steel by incorporating a planar array of core-shell nanoparticles that consist of a Ti-C core and a Mo-V shell.
Article - 4 Dec 2006
The structure of the red oxygen å-phase formed under pressures above 10 GPa has been determined including the discovery of an O8 cluster, which is a new conformation of oxygen following ozone.
News - 27 Jul 2020
Intermetallic alloys potentially have high strength in a high-temperature environment. But they generally suffer poor ductility at ambient and low temperatures, hence limiting their applications in...
News - 4 Jul 2019
A truly single-layer (that is, adlayer-free) large-area graphene film on large-area copper foils has been reported by the research group of Director Rodney Ruoff from the Center for Multidimensional...