Article - 12 Apr 2005
Specially prepared crystalline semiconductors that emit different colours of light when illuminated by lasers allow scientists to watch the inner workings of a living cell. The process consists of...
Article - 24 Jan 2005
Nanostructured optoelectronic components have many potential uses in space applications. With special focus on optical communications, this article looks at how laser terminals, quantum dot lasers,...
Article - 14 Dec 2004
Nanotubes and novel materials (‘nanomaterials’) are likely to be used across many industries, including packaging, space travel, automobiles, fuel catalysts, textiles and construction.
Article - 10 Nov 2004
Using nanotechnology self-assembly tools to build products from the bottom-up, should offer massive savings to companies operating in the in the electronics and semiconductors industry, and many other...
Article - 23 Jun 2004
Researchers at Sandia and Los Alomos national labortatories have developed a wireless nanodevice similar to a fluoresecent light. The work is another step in creating white light emitting diodes and...
Article - 17 May 2004
A team of chemists has developed a unique new coating for inorganic particles at the nanoscale that may be able to disguise the particles as proteins. Posted April 29 2004
Article - 19 Mar 2004
With the help of semiconductor nanocrystals, researchers at the are now able to capture movies of signal transmission processes involved in the control of gene expression. This breakthrough is...
Article - 4 Mar 2004
Researchers at Max Planck Institute in Germany have used a new nano-sized imaging tool to capture the first-ever movies of cells transmitting the messages that control genes. Posted March 1 2004
Article - 29 Jan 2004
The Forbes/Wolfe Nanotech Report, the leading investment publication for the nanotechnology industry, ranked Quantum Dot Corporation (QDC) and Rockefeller University's work with quantum dots for...
Article - 13 Jan 2004
Quantum Dot Corporation (QDC) has announced a new addition to its nanocrystal-based family of fluorescent labels: the Qdot 705 streptavidin conjugate for ultra-bright, near infra-red bio-detection....