News - 27 Aug 2021
Skin electronics need stretchable conductors that exhibit metal-like conductivity, ultrathin thickness, high stretchability, and ease of patternability. However, it is difficult to obtain these...
News - 12 Aug 2021
It's always good when your hard work reflects well on you.
With the discovery of the giant polarization rotation of light, that is literally so.
The ultrathin, highly aligned carbon nanotube...
News - 12 Aug 2021
In a new study, scientists develop a strategy to tackle the challenging task of analyzing material surfaces and interfaces.
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News - 6 Aug 2021
The rapid increase in energy consumption related to digital technologies is a major global challenge. One key problem is the reduction of the energy consumption of magnetic data storage devices, which...
News - 21 Jul 2021
The development of an ultrathin magnet that operates at room temperature could lead to new applications in computing and electronics - such as high-density, compact spintronic memory devices - and new...
News - 8 Jan 2021
In fishes, the swim bladder acts as a resonator to sense the ambient environment, while also enabling the fish to realize a manageable vertical motion via the deflation and reversible inflation of the...
News - 2 Nov 2020
Marrying two layers of graphene is an easy route to the blissful formation of nanoscale diamond, but sometimes thicker is better.
While it may only take a bit of heat to turn a treated bilayer of...
News - 30 Oct 2020
An easy way to form nanoscale diamonds would be to combine two layers of graphene but, at times, thicker can turn out to be better.
Rice University researchers have expanded their theory on...
News - 23 Jul 2020
Spectroscopy is the use of light to analyze physical objects and biological samples. Different kinds of light can provide different kinds of information.
Vacuum ultraviolet light is useful as it can...
News - 15 Jul 2020
A research proposal submitted by the Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN) and Nuclear Science and Technology (NST) Department at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National...