Article - 18 Feb 2004
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created a better thermal insulator by controlling material structure at the nanoscale. Posted February 12 2004
News - 29 Oct 2019
A revolutionary discovery has been made by physicists at the University of Würzburg who have developed a fundamental nanoelectronic device based on the topological insulator HgTe discovered...
News - 17 May 2019
Researchers at Rice University’s Brown School of Engineering have invented a nanocomposite that promises to be an excellent high-temperature dielectric material for flexible electronics,...
News - 25 Jun 2018
Electronic devices work by controlling the flow of electrons inside circuits, and this is accomplished by using the right kind of materials.
The function of insulators is to prevent conduction,...
News - 6 Mar 2018
The number of superlatives used to describe graphene is just too many. From the time it was discovered in 2004, researchers have observed that the honeycomb, lacelike sheet of carbon atoms, typically...
News - 17 Jul 2017
Rice University Researchers discovered that a little fluorine converts an insulating ceramic known as white graphene into a wide-bandgap semiconductor possessing magnetic properties. This could make...
News - 17 Jul 2015
A technique devised by UCLA researchers could help scientists better understand a tiny — but potentially important — component of next-generation electronic devices.
News - 18 Apr 2014
Ever-shrinking electronic devices could get down to atomic dimensions with the help of transition metal oxides, a class of materials that seems to have it all: superconductivity, magnetoresistance and...
News - 30 Aug 2013
Disrupting the symmetrical structure of a solid-state topological crystalline insulator creates mass in previously mass-less electrons and imparts an unexpected level of control in this nascent class...
News - 11 Dec 2012
STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announced today another step towards the availability of its 28nm FD-SOI Technology...