News - 6 May 2015
Electronics is based on the manipulation of electrons and other charge carriers, but in addition to charge, electrons possess a property known as spin. When spin is manipulated with magnetic and...
News - 12 Mar 2015
As a novel energy storage device, supercapacitors have attracted substantial attention in recent years due to their ultra-high charge and discharge rate, excellent stability, long cycle life and very...
News - 23 May 2013
Researchers have created a new type of transparent electrode that might find uses in solar cells, flexible displays for computers and consumer electronics and future "optoelectronic"...
News - 11 Dec 2012
The electronic properties of graphene films are directly affected by the characteristics of the substrates on which they are grown or to which they are transferred. Researchers are taking advantage of...
News - 9 Jan 2008
In the race to make solar cells cheaper and more efficient, many researchers and start-up companies are betting on new designs that exploit nanostructures--materials engineered on the scale of a...
Article - 25 Aug 2020
Various types of nanotechnology have enhanced the performance capabilities of cement and concrete used within the construction industry.
Article - 6 Apr 2020
Doping is an important step in semiconductor manufacture and when doping with nanoparticles, semiconductors can be produced for highly sensitive sensing applications.
Article - 13 Jan 2020
In the modern world, industrial processes present many pressing environmental issues. Industrial pollution, emissions from numerous motor vehicles, airplane emissions, and urbanization have all...
News - 11 Sep 2007
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed new ways to make or modify nanorods and nanotubes of titanium oxide, a material used in a variety of...
Article - 23 Feb 2017
Until recently, magnets that operate at room temperature conditions have typically been metallic in nature and have utilized their d-orbitals to facilitate their magnetism.