News - 9 Mar 2021
Tiny fluorescent semiconductor dots, called quantum dots, are useful in a variety of health and electronic technologies but are made of toxic, expensive metals. Nontoxic and economic carbon-based dots...
News - 26 Feb 2021
Graphene is unbelievably strong, conductive, lightweight and the list of its superior properties continues.
The image shows eight electrodes around a 20 nm-thick magnet (white rectangle) and...
News - 24 Dec 2020
Theoretical physicists Yoshimichi Teratani and Akira Oguri of Osaka City University, and Rui Sakano of the University of Tokyo have developed mathematical formulas that describe a physical phenomenon...
News - 24 Nov 2020
Researchers have revealed how high-frequency sound waves can be used to build new materials, make smart nanoparticles and even deliver drugs to the lungs for painless, needle-free...
News - 16 Nov 2020
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Physicists from MIPT and Vladimir State University, Russia, have achieved a nearly 90% efficiency converting light energy into surface waves on graphene....
News - 12 Oct 2020
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A new study has highlighted the potential to develop new, disposable point-of-care and at-home COVID-19 tests.
A team of researchers from US-based...
News - 22 Sep 2020
A team of scientists from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) in Washington, D.C., has developed a new tool that mimics how SARS-CoV-2...
News - 20 Jul 2020
Researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and their colleagues from Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry and Prokhorov General Physics Institute of the Russian...
News - 7 Jul 2020
In the past, researchers have extensively analyzed the applications of topological photonics, such as topological lasers and one-way waveguide.
(a) Scanning electron microscopy image of a fabricated...
News - 2 Jul 2020
Researchers in Australia and China have proposed an innovative and cost-effective new method for creating silica beads, which have a number of key uses, ranging from nanomedicine and bioimaging to the...