News - 21 Oct 2019
Ultrasensitive nanoscale optical probes have been created by scientists from UC Santa Cruz, to observe the bioelectric activity of neurons and other excitable cells.
This innovative readout...
Article - 28 Nov 2003
Researchers from IBM have found a way to make carbon nanotubes emit light. Posted May 7 2003
News - 6 May 2011
Reportlinker.com has added a market survey to its catalogue titled, ‘Production and Application Of Carbon Nanotubes, Carbon Nanofibers, Fullerenes, Graphene And Nanodiamonds: A Global Technology...
News - 1 Sep 2009
Computers which use light to process large amounts of data faster than ever before are just one of many groundbreaking potential applications of a new £6 million research programme at...
News - 6 Mar 2013
Scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Maryland, College Park, have built a practical, high-efficiency nanostructured electron source. Described...
News - 20 Aug 2009
Micro-electro-mechanical systems or MEMS, for short, are finding their way into more and more applications. They are being used as acceleration, pressure and gyro sensors in automobiles, to switch on...
News - 17 Aug 2009
Researchers have modified nanoparticles known as "Cornell dots" to make the world's tiniest laser -- so small it could be incorporated into microchips to serve as a light source for...
News - 10 Mar 2008
Bottom-up manufacturing may hold the key to production of tiny medical devices capable of testing for multiple molecules like viruses or cancer markers, according to an interdisciplinary team of Penn...
News - 10 Mar 2010
Consider this T-shirt: It can monitor your heart rate and breathing, analyze your sweat and even cool you off on a hot summer's day. What about a pillow that monitors your brain waves, or a...
News - 10 Jun 2009
Today's transistors and light emitting diodes (LED) are based on silicon and gallium arsenide semiconductors, which have fixed electronic and optical properties.
Now, University of California,...