Powerful new technique simultaneously determines nanomaterials' chemical makeup, topography
(Phys.org)—A team of researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory and Ohio University have devised a powerful technique that simultaneously resolves the chemical characterization ...
Water, water everywhere: Polarization dramatically affects H2O structure revealed through molecular dynamics simulation
Pyroelectric nanogenerator charges Li-ion battery with harvested energy
Nanotubes may restore sight to blind retinas
The aging process affects everything from cardiovascular function to memory to sexuality. Most worrisome for many, however, is the potential loss of eyesight due to retinal degeneration.
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
New 'electronic skin' for prosthetics, robotics detects pressure from different directions
Touch can be a subtle sense, but it communicates quickly whether something in our hands is slipping, for example, so we can tighten our grip. For the first time, scientists report the development of a stretchable ...
Researchers prepare cheap quantum dot solar paint
Self-rolled tubes make miniature electronics
Tiny tech, big results: Quantum dot solar cells increase solar conversion efficiency
Universal transistor serves as a basis to perform any logic function
Inside story: Chemical reactivity on the inner surface of single-walled carbon nanotubes
Atmospheric carbon dioxide used for energy storage products
Chemists and engineers at Oregon State University have discovered a fascinating new way to take some of the atmospheric carbon dioxide that's causing the greenhouse effect and use it to make an advanced, ...