Nanowire lens can reconfigure its imaging properties
Physicists show unlimited heat conduction in graphene
Scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research (MPI-P) in Mainz and the National University of Singapore have attested that the thermal conductivity of graphene diverges with the size of the ...
Researchers create plasmonic paper for detecting chemicals and biologically important molecules
Using a common laboratory filter paper decorated with gold nanoparticles, researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have created a unique platform, known as "plasmonic paper," for detecting and characterizing ...
New coating technique finds application in next-generation lithium battery anodes
Hot electrons do the impossible in catalytic chemistry
Single molecule performs multiple logic operations simultaneously
Water, water everywhere: Polarization dramatically affects H2O structure revealed through molecular dynamics simulation
Pyroelectric nanogenerator charges Li-ion battery with harvested energy
Patterned media technique achieves Terabit data recording densities
New breed of solar cells: Quantum-dot photovoltaics set new record for efficiency in such devices
Solar-cell technology has advanced rapidly, as hundreds of groups around the world pursue more than two dozen approaches using different materials, technologies, and approaches to improve efficiency and reduce ...
Carbon nanotube transistors could lead to inexpensive, flexible electronics
Researchers prepare cheap quantum dot solar paint
Two-element atomic chain synthesized using microscopic space inside a carbon nanotube
Kazutomo Suenaga of the Nanotube Research Center of the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology and Ryosuke Senga of the Nano-carbon Characterization Team, NTRC, AIST, have synthesized ...