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
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
Physicists set new records for silicon quantum computing
Two research teams working in the same laboratories at UNSW Australia have found distinct solutions to a critical challenge that has held back the realisation of super powerful quantum computers.
Superhard carbon material could crack diamond
Transistor performance improves due to quantum confinement effects
Tiny 'Lego brick'-style studs make solar panels a quarter more efficient
(Phys.org) —Rows of aluminum studs help solar panels extract more energy from sunlight than those with flat surfaces.
New paradigm for solar cell construction demonstrated
(Phys.org) —For solar panels, wringing every drop of energy from as many photons as possible is imperative. This goal has sent chemistry, materials science and electronic engineering researchers on a quest ...
First graphene-based flexible display produced
(Phys.org) —A flexible display incorporating graphene in its pixels' electronics has been successfully demonstrated by the Cambridge Graphene Centre and Plastic Logic, the first time graphene has been used ...