Stretchable graphene transistors overcome limitations of other materials
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 ...
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
Intricate algae produce low-cost biosensors
(Phys.org) —Oregon State University researchers are combining diatoms, a type of single-celled photosynthetic algae, with nanoparticles to create a sensor capable of detecting miniscule amounts of protein or other biomarkers.
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
Bacterial nanowires: Not what we thought they were
For the past 10 years, scientists have been fascinated by a type of "electric bacteria" that shoots out long tendrils like electric wires, using them to power themselves and transfer electricity to a variety ...