Article - 19 Dec 2006
Can nanotechnology overcome the cost burdens of solar cells and come up with a clean, green, highly efficient renewable electricity souce.
Article - 5 Nov 2003
Scientists from Columbia University, IBM and the University of New Orleans have assembled a new, three-dimensional designer material from two different types of material. Posted June 25 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 - 5 Sep 2019
This article explains how quantum dots are made and how they are used in electronic displays.
Article - 18 Apr 2018
Following in the footsteps of graphene, stem-cells, and artificial intelligence; Quantum dots are the latest futuristic-sounding technology to emerge from the mysterious realm of research science and...
Article - 26 Feb 2013
Crystalline nanoparticle arrays and superlattices can be synthesized with perfectly defined geometries using appropriate electrostatic, hydrogen bonding or biological recognition interactions.
Article - 5 Dec 2003
University of California, Berkeley, chemists have found a way to make cheap plastic solar cells flexible enough to paint onto any surface and potentially able to provide electricity for wearable...
Article - 21 May 2018
Many 2D materials have now been theoretically or practically explored showing odd properties which are completely different from those of the bulk '3D' material and are categorized as...
Article - 13 Sep 2006
Quantum Dots (QDs) have unique optical and electronic properties that make them suitable for breakthrough treatments such as the detection and destruction of cancer cells.
Article - 26 Jul 2005
Nanotechnology is set to play an important role in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors for humans and animals. How nanoparticles, microfluidic devices, biochips, nanoshells, nanocapsules,...