News - 10 Apr 2008
Carbon nanotubes are promising materials for many high-technology applications due to their exceptional mechanical, thermal, chemical, optical and electrical properties. Now researchers at...
News - 28 Oct 2013
Hydrogen is used as an energy source in fuel cells and can be produced from water by using sunlight and a suitable catalyst. In the journal Angewandte Chemie, American researchers have now introduced...
News - 25 Nov 2013
Copper adorns the Statue of Liberty, makes sturdy, affordable wiring, and helps our bodies absorb iron. Now, researchers at Duke University would like to use copper to transform sunlight and water...
News - 7 Dec 2009
Very often in science, the unexpected discovery turns out to be the most significant. Rice University Professor Junichiro Kono and his team weren't looking for a breakthrough in the transmission...
News - 16 Feb 2011
Quantum Solar Power Corp. ("Quantum") (OTCBB: QSPW) is in the development stages of a solar cell technology that could alter the solar power industry's dependence on rare elements.
News - 26 Oct 2017
Physicists at the University of Sussex may have come up with a solution to the long-standing problem of fragile smartphone screens.
The team of Scientists led by Professor Alan Dalton has...
News - 25 Apr 2013
When a team of University of Illinois engineers set out to grow nanowires of a compound semiconductor on top of a sheet of graphene, they did not expect to discover a new paradigm of...
News - 10 Nov 2009
Purdue University researchers are making progress in developing a new type of transistor that uses a finlike structure instead of the conventional flat design, possibly enabling engineers to create...
Article - 17 Jul 2018
In light of the current industrial growth, thin film coatings which are reliable in respect to their mechanical behavior are an essential feature.
News - 19 Oct 2013
Dr. Shinya Aikawa, a post-doctoral researcher, Dr. Kazuhito Tsukagoshi, Principal Investigator, and Dr. Toshihide Nabatame, General Manager, from the NIMS International Center for Materials...