News - 21 Jan 2010
Researcher Derek Stewart says the mineral kotoite could be an ideal insulator for memory storage devices called magnetic tunnel junctions.
Breakthroughs in electronics often are the result of...
News - 14 Jan 2010
Boron nitride nanotubes (BNNTs) are the divas of the nanoworld. In possession of alluring properties, they are also notoriously temperamental compared to their carbon-based cousins.
News - 9 Aug 2009
Modelling the fabrication processes for integrated circuits can slash production development time and costs by up to 40%. But as transistors, already at nano-scales, become ever smaller, researchers...
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 - 21 May 2009
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) have great potential for stationary and mobile applications. Stationary use ranges from residential applications to power plants. Mobile applications include power for...
News - 27 Apr 2009
Research and Markets has announced the addition of Mixed Metal Nanomaterials to its offerings.
These ten volumes provide an excellent, in-depth overview of all nanomaterial types and their uses in...
News - 1 Apr 2009
Nanomix Inc., a leading nanotechnology company commercializing a line of nanoelectronic sensors for industrial and biomedical applications, today announced that it was issued an additional U.S....
News - 28 Nov 2008
Dr. Koji Watari and Dr. Kimiyasu Sato of the Advanced Sintering Technology Group, the Advanced Manufacturing Research Institute of the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology...
News - 24 Oct 2008
Eight Oak Ridge National Laboratory nanomanufacturing technologies have won $8.4 million in funding from the Department of Energy's Industrial Technologies Program.
The awards, which will bring...