News - 30 Jul 2019
A circle can be said to be less stable than a jagged loop, but this would be true apparently when one is referring to carbon nanotubes.
Now, theoretical researchers at Rice University have...
News - 25 Jul 2019
Researchers from the Skoltech Center for Photonics and Quantum Materials (CPQM) have formulated a novel technique to fine-tune the optoelectrical properties of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNT)...
News - 16 Jul 2019
Imagine the amount of data that can be collected through a sensor that is sufficiently small to interact with and penetrate individual cells.
Daniel Roxbury, chemical engineering assistant...
News - 12 Jul 2019
In very hot or cold environments, conventional tape can lose its stickiness and leave behind an annoying residue. But while most people can avoid keeping taped items in a hot car or freezer, those...
News - 11 Jul 2019
Regular tapes lose their stickiness and leave behind a disturbing residue in very cold or hot environments. Although a majority of the people can avoid placing taped items in a freezer or hot car,...
News - 10 Jul 2019
The team of Toma Susi at the University of Vienna uses a state-of-the-art electron microscope, the UltraSTEM, to manipulate strongly bound materials with atomic precision.
News - 4 Jul 2019
Scientists at EPFL have found a method to make semiconducting, photoluminescent nanotubes form spontaneously in liquid solutions.
The tubes — which contain many walls that are perfectly...
News - 28 Jun 2019
A new kind of electron microscopy permits scientists to analyze nanoscale tubular materials when they are “alive” and forming liquids—a first-of-its-kind in the field.
News - 24 Jun 2019
Nanofabrication facilitates nanoscience and nanotechnology. One of the founding stones of nanofabrication is electron-beam lithography (EBL), which involves making patterns down to a few...
News - 20 Jun 2019
Physicists have discovered a unique type of nanotube that produces current when exposed to light. Devices such as infrared imaging chips and optical sensors are probable applications, which could be...