News - 23 Jun 2020
Rice University engineers have created a light-powered catalyst that can break the strong chemical bonds in fluorocarbons, a group of synthetic materials that includes persistent environmental...
News - 22 Jun 2020
Human life relies on exceptional arrays of biochemical reactions. Thus, gaining insights into the functions of biomolecules necessitates real-time tracking of such reactions.
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News - 12 Jun 2020
Miniaturization has enabled so many unfathomable dreams. Shrinking down electronic circuits has allowed us to access technology like smartphones, health watches, medical probes, nano-satellites,...
News - 4 May 2020
Every now and then, scientists need to control the process of mixing liquids in vessels so small that the thinnest needle or even a hair wouldn't fit in there. At the same time, controlling the...
News - 26 Mar 2020
EPFL scientists have created a new nanodevice that works around 100 times faster than the transistors used in computers, and over 10 times faster than that of existing fastest transistors.
News - 13 Mar 2020
Ten years ago, researchers at Drexel University had created the first-ever sample of a group of nanomaterials, known as MXenes. Today, these materials are being extensively studied.
News - 11 Mar 2020
For over ten years, two-dimensional (2D) nanomaterials, like graphene, have been hyped as crucial materials for making improved antennas, batteries, microchips, and a host of other devices.
News - 7 Feb 2020
Scientists at Hokkaido University have developed a novel technique for creating nanosized semiconductors on a metal surface. The technique was described in the Nano Letters journal and could induce...
News - 24 Jan 2020
A new AI neural network developed by researchers at the University of Southampton is helping them understand the unique 3D flow of light around nanoparticles. The aim of the research is to establish a...
News - 22 Jan 2020
A rare-earth element can be made to glow five times more brightly by a stacked nanocarbon antenna, than earlier designs. The nanocarbon antenna could find applications in molecular light-emitting...