Nanoswitches converting light into macroscopic motion
Researchers of the University of Twente's MESA+ research institute have developed spiral ribbons made of molecules, that are able to convert light into complex macroscopic motion. Therefore, they managed ...
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
Graphene nanoribbons grow due to domino-like effect
Lifting the lid on silicon batteries
(Phys.org) —Resolving the mystery of what happens inside batteries when silicon comes into contact with lithium could accelerate the commercialisation of next-generation high capacity batteries, for use ...
Energy storage device fabricated on a nanowire array
New carbon allotrope could have a variety of applications
Tiny battery is also a nanomotor
High-performance capacitor could lead to better rechargeable batteries
Charge separation understanding could result in cheaper, more efficient organic solar cells
The goal of making cheap organic solar cells may have gotten a little more approachable with a new understanding of the basic science of charge separation presented in a paper published online today, February ...