News - 4 Mar 2008
Physicists at the Georgia Institute of Technology have made two important findings regarding gold on the nanoscale. They found that applying an electrical field on a surface-supported gold nanocluster...
News - 18 Dec 2007
Using the latest methods for nanofabrication, a team led by Rice University physicists has discovered a surprising new electronic property in one of the earliest-known and most-studied magnetic...
News - 17 May 2018
An international team of researchers led by Columbia University has developed a method to exploit the electrical conductivity of graphene with compression, taking the material a step closer to being a...
News - 11 Apr 2016
The transistor is considered to be the most basic building blocks in the field of electronics, used to build circuits that can amplify electrical signals or switch them between the 0s and 1s at the...
News - 26 Nov 2007
Fifty years after the Noble Prize-winning work that explained superconductivity was proposed, a team of Brown University physicists has made a remarkable additional discovery: The same pairs of...
Article - 13 Jul 2010
Mercury intrusion porosimetry is one of only a few analytical techniques that permits an analyst to acquire data over such a broad dynamic range.
News - 6 Mar 2018
The number of superlatives used to describe graphene is just too many. From the time it was discovered in 2004, researchers have observed that the honeycomb, lacelike sheet of carbon atoms, typically...
News - 7 Jun 2011
Graphene, a layer of carbon atoms only one-atom thick but about 200 times stronger than steel, is also one of the best electrical and thermal conductors on earth. In spite of the impressive list of...
Supporting advanced research since 1968, Lake Shore Cryotronics is a leading innovator in measurement and control solutions for materials characterization under variable temperature and magnetic field...
News - 20 Jan 2016
Scientists have developed a unique type of bismuth-based nanoribbons, whose semiconductor properties were effectively controlled by applying a magnetic field. This novel technology shows promise for...