News - 29 May 2009
Researchers in Germany have managed to make the old semiconductor element germanium into a superconductive material. The findings, published in the journal Physical Review Letters, have implications...
News - 28 May 2009
Most chemical elements become superconducting at low temperatures or high pressures, but until now, copper, silver, gold, and the semiconductor germanium, for example, have all refused...
News - 26 Mar 2009
Working at the nanoscale level, University of Arkansas engineering researchers have created stable superhydrophilic surfaces on a glass substrate. The surfaces, made of randomly placed and densely...
News - 31 Oct 2008
At the International Workshop on Nitride Semiconductors (IWN) in Switzerland on 6–10 October, Prof. Misaichi Takeuchi of the Ritsumeikan University, Japan, presented in-situ curvature...
News - 12 Jun 2008
While the results may not rival the artistry of glassblowers in Europe and Latin America, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Cornell University have found...
Article - 24 Mar 2020
This article discusses graphene oxide and its chemical reduction (rGO).
News - 19 Mar 2007
Micro-electro-mechanical systems, popularly referred to as MEMS, in small electronic devices often fail because of adhesion and stiction – the attractive force between the surfaces of...
News - 29 May 2019
Electrospinning is a nanofiber fabrication method that is capable of producing micrometer- to nanometer-diameter metallic, ceramic, and polymer fibers of numerous compositions for a broad spectrum of...
News - 10 Jul 2017
For the very first time, Researchers from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and Germany have demonstrated the phenomena of shape memory and self-healing in gold microparticles.
News - 15 Jan 2014
EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced that the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicon...