News - 13 Sep 2009
In finally answering an elusive scientific question, researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have shown that the selective placement...
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 - 15 Jan 2009
A handheld, ultra-portable device that can recognize and immediately report on a wide variety of environmental or medical compounds may eventually be possible, using a method that incorporates a...
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...
Article - 13 Dec 2013
A material made up of tin atoms arranged in a single layer could be the world’s first electrical conductor with 100% efficiency, which would make it more conductive than graphene.
Article - 23 Feb 2004
Nanosys, Inc., a leader in nanotechnology-enabled systems, added technology pioneer Dr. Gregory J. Yurek to the company's board of directors. Dr. Yurek is chairman and chief executive officer of...
News - 16 Aug 2019
Wearing a smartwatch no longer makes one look cool. This trend has long gone and the wearable biotech sector has recently publicized its ravenous hunger for futuristic products. Vital sign monitoring...
News - 5 Jan 2018
It is most important to ensure that carbon nanotubes used for electronics are extremely clean to increase their application in futuristic nanoscale devices. Researchers from Rice and Swansea...
News - 19 Dec 2012
The field of metamaterials involves augmenting materials with specially designed patterns, enabling those materials to manipulate electromagnetic waves and fields in previously impossible...
News - 19 Jun 2010
A team of University of Minnesota-led researchers has cleared a major hurdle in the drive to build solar cells with potential efficiencies up to twice as high as current levels, which rarely exceed...