News - 3 Jun 2020
Boron nitride nanotubes are anything but boring, according to Rice University scientists who have found a way to watch how they move in liquids.
The researchers' method to study the real-time...
News - 1 Apr 2020
One nanotube could be great for electronics applications, but there is new evidence that two could be tops.
Rice University engineers already knew that size matters when using single-walled carbon...
News - 5 Jan 2018
It is most important to ensure that carbon nanotubes used for electronics are extremely clean to increase their application in futuristic nanoscale devices. Researchers from Rice and Swansea...
News - 24 Apr 2017
A paper titled "A fast and efficient pre-doping approach to high energy density lithium-ion hybrid capacitors" has been published by researcher Minho Kim.
News - 20 Sep 2016
James Tour, a chemist at Rice University, stated that a treatment procedure to heal damaged spinal cords by combining graphene nanoribbons produced with a process invented at Rice and a common...
News - 5 Apr 2016
A simple filtration process helped Rice University researchers create flexible, wafer-scale films of highly aligned and closely packed carbon nanotubes.
Scientists at Rice, with support from...
News - 22 Oct 2015
Cars appear to produce carbon nanotubes, and some of the evidence has been found in human lungs.
Rice University scientists working with colleagues in France have detected the presence of...
News - 29 Sep 2015
Optical rectennas, antenna-rectifier diodes that convert light into DC current, have been built using multiwall carbon nanotubes with integrated nanoscale rectifiers.
The produced optical...
News - 2 Sep 2015
The project DEROCA has demonstrated that industrial multiwall carbon nanotubes NC7000™ are an effective synergist with other common flame retardants additives to produce flame retardant...
News - 20 Feb 2015
Enhancing the electron emission of multiwall carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) is key for applications ranging from cold cathodes used in high-resolution electron microscopes to portable X-ray imaging systems....