News - 12 Jul 2007
VESTA Technology, Inc., a leader in thermal process systems and atomic layer deposition, has joined with ATDF, the world’s leading R&D foundry, to unveil Super High-k (Super-k) film, a new...
News - 3 Feb 2015
The lowly roundworm is the star of an ambitious Rice University project to measure the toxicity of nanoparticles.
The low-cost, high-throughput study by Rice scientists Weiwei Zhong and Qilin...
News - 19 Nov 2014
Rice University scientists have invented a novel cathode that may make cheap, flexible dye-sensitized solar cells practical.
The Rice lab of materials scientist Jun Lou created the new cathode,...
News - 16 Jan 2014
Five Empa laboratories were involved in the EU «NanoHouse» project, along with four other European research institutes and four industrial partners. The aim of the project was to...
News - 30 Jul 2013
Broken bones and joint replacements may someday heal faster, thanks to an unusual coating for medical implants under development at The Ohio State University.
Researchers here have found that...
News - 9 Aug 2017
Environmental Researchers led by the Virginia Tech College of Science revealed that the burning of coal creates extremely small particles of a highly uncommon form of titanium oxide.
News - 19 May 2017
Hydrogen is an alternative source of energy that can be developed from renewable sources of water and sunlight. A photocatalyst capable of increasing hydrogen production tenfold has been developed by...
News - 21 Mar 2016
Solar fuels are clean fuels harvested from sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide, and they provide a way of storing solar energy, for instance in hydrogen or hydrocarbons. However efficiency is still a...
News - 9 Mar 2015
Today, touch screens are everywhere, from smart phones and tablets, to computer monitors, to interactive digital signage and displays. Many touch screens are made of layered thin (billionths of a...
News - 16 May 2014
Researchers have taken a step toward practical applications for "hyperbolic metamaterials," ultra-thin crystalline films that could bring optical advances including powerful microscopes,...