News - 27 Jan 2020
Scientists have produced an ultra-thin and ultra-flexible electronic material for the future touchscreens. This material is capable of being printed and rolled out like newspaper.
A sample of the...
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...
News - 11 Dec 2019
Graphene is a two-dimensional (2D) structure composed of carbon. While this material has excellent optical, electronic, and mechanical characteristics, it did not appear to be well suited for magnetic...
News - 4 Nov 2019
Researchers at Nagoya University in Japan have developed a novel and more cost-effective technique that allows easy and effective separation of two types of carbon nanotubes.
The process can be...
News - 21 Oct 2019
A nanowire can be defined as a rod-structure with a diameter usually narrower than several hundred nanometers. Owing to its structure and size, it displays characteristic properties that are not seen...
News - 7 Aug 2019
Researchers at the University of Leeds have developed a new type of gold which has a thickness of just two atoms—the thinnest unsupported gold ever produced.
The scientists measured the...
News - 12 Jul 2019
Queen Mary University of London and the graphene-device company Paragraf have been awarded £500,000 by Innovate UK to explore using graphene to replace the rare metal Indium.
News - 10 Jul 2019
The team of Toma Susi at the University of Vienna uses a state-of-the-art electron microscope, the UltraSTEM, to manipulate strongly bound materials with atomic precision.
News - 9 Jul 2019
Curtin University researchers have discovered tiny ‘greener’ nanocrystals that can be manipulated to produce high-quality pictures and lighting in electronic devices such as...
News - 25 Jun 2019
Inspired by electric eels, scientists from the Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems and the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences have created a bionic stretchable nanogenerator...