Article - 12 Nov 2003
University of Illinois researchers have built the world’s fastest transistor and broken their own record in the process. Posted November 8 2003
Article - 27 Aug 2005
Nanostructures, with their quantum properties, can be used in many industries, especially the electronics and energy sectors. The classification, composition and properties of inorganic nanostructures...
Article - 22 Apr 2004
Arrowhead Research Corporation announced today that its newly-formed nanotech subsidiary, Aonexx Technologies, Inc., has named Mr. Sean Olson as President. Aonexx Technologies is developing patented...
Article - 9 Dec 2003
Researchers have demonstrated experimentally that the shape of a semiconductor nanocrystal can affect its electronic and optical properties. Posted October 2 2003
Article - 15 Dec 2006
Quantum dots are tiny nanocrystals that glow when stimulated by an external source such as ultraviolet (UV) light. How many atoms are included in the quantum dot determines their size and the size of...
Article - 9 Mar 2005
Energy conversion efficiency rates of solar cells could be improved by the application of nanomaterials and nanotechnologies. On top of looking at materials systems and techniques for improving solar...
Article - 25 Nov 2004
The team of researchers managed to achieve this breakthrough in III-V semiconductor construction by using a ‘bottom-up’ approach in the production process, rather than the conventional method of...
Article - 8 Feb 2006
The kSA BandiT is a non-contact, non-invasive, real-time, absolute wafer temperature sensor. Using the temperature-dependent optical absorption edge of semiconductor materials, the kSA BandiT provides...
News - 5 Oct 2015
Quantum dots have made it possible to substantially increase color quality in LCD displays. However, these cadmium-based nanocrystals have proven to be harmful to the environment.
Article - 7 May 2004
For the last few years scientists at the Nanometer Consortium at Lund University have been able to make nanowires. Now they have managed to produce “nanotrees”. Posted May 5 2004