Article - 22 Sep 2006
AIST has obtained results which reverse the conventional wisdom that superconducting films formed by processes needing a vacuum atmosphere are of high performance but expensive, while superconducting...
Article - 23 Feb 2017
Until recently, magnets that operate at room temperature conditions have typically been metallic in nature and have utilized their d-orbitals to facilitate their magnetism.
Article - 7 Aug 2019
Nanoparticles differ from their elemental bulk versions and often show unexpected yet promising properties, making them of great scientific interest.
Article - 20 Feb 2014
Photovoltaic cells are an excellent option for generation of low-carbon renewable energy, however traditional designs often include undesirable toxic compounds and need to be manufactured under...
Article - 7 Mar 2013
Nanoparticles can be designed for enhanced biological imaging, and can deliver cancer drugs to targeted locations within the body. The combination of these two functionalities into a single platform...
Article - 10 Dec 2012
In this interview, Gang Han tells AZoNano about his work on photoluminescent nanoparticles, which show great promise for super-resolution microscopy and deep-tissue imaging.
Article - 10 May 2010
Transparent and conducting electrodes are needed for applications in solar cells and energy conversion platform like water splitting. To date, there are not many types of transparent and conducting...
Article - 6 May 2019
This article discusses how to use plasma cleaning to reduce wire bond failures.
Article - 15 Jul 2013
Japan is an island nation in East Asia. It is situated in the Pacific Ocean and covers a total area of 377,944 km2. As of July 2014, the country has a population of 127,061,000.
Article - 21 Dec 2016
This Graphene Battery User’s Guide explains the working principle of graphene batteries, and details the actionable steps to take to begin developing a graphene battery.