News - 8 Jun 2021
MIT engineers have discovered a new way of generating electricity using tiny carbon particles that can create a current simply by interacting with liquid surrounding them.
The liquid, an organic...
News - 20 Jan 2021
Carbon nanotube fibers are not nearly as strong as the nanotubes they contain, but Rice University researchers are working to close the gap.
A computational model by materials theorist Boris...
News - 8 Jan 2021
Chemists have developed a nanomaterial that they can trigger to shape shift -- from flat sheets to tubes and back to sheets again -- in a controllable fashion.
The Journal of the American Chemical...
News - 4 Dec 2020
The fact that carbon nanotubes exhibit fluorescence is well known. However, it is surprising and potentially useful to find a second level of fluorescence. A new study has now revealed how that...
News - 20 Oct 2020
Enabling quantum researchers to develop the next generation of quantum computers, the Proteox5mK from Oxford Instruments is the world’s coldest cryogen free dilution refrigerator.
News - 1 Jul 2020
Scientists from Skoltech and their colleagues from Russia and Finland have figured out a non-invasive way to measure the thickness of single-walled carbon nanotube films, which may find applications...
News - 1 Apr 2020
One nanotube could be great for electronics applications, but there is new evidence that two could be tops.
Rice University engineers already knew that size matters when using single-walled carbon...
News - 25 Mar 2020
DNA cancer markers passing through the blood or serum of a patient can potentially be detected through graphene-based biosensors, which could usher in a period of liquid biopsy. Conversely, plenty of...
News - 11 Feb 2020
Electronic cloth and wearable tech could be the path forward. However, to reach there, it is essential for the wiring to be flexible, strong, and efficient.
Researchers have discovered that a...
News - 20 Jan 2020
For the first time, researchers have successfully captured and imaged the bonding between atoms with the help of sophisticated microscopy techniques. The team has effectively captured a moment of...