Scientists investigate how electric current flows in multilayer 2-D materials
Scalable CVD process for making 2-D molybdenum diselenide
(Phys.org) —Nanoengineering researchers at Rice University and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have unveiled a potentially scalable method for making one-atom-thick layers of molybdenum diselenide—a ...
Nanosilicon rapidly splits water without light, heat, or electricity
Multijunction solar cell could exceed 50% efficiency goal
Finding the mix: Solar cell efficiency a delicate balance
(Phys.org) —Research from North Carolina State University reveals that solar cell efficiency is based upon a delicate balance between the size and purity of the interior layers, or domains. These findings ...
Freestanding carbon nanotubes may be thinner than previously thought possible
Turning graphite into diamond
(Phys.org) —A research team led by SLAC scientists has uncovered a potential new route to produce thin diamond films for a variety of industrial applications, from cutting tools to electronic devices to ...
Metallic-to-semiconducting nanotube conversion greatly improves transistor performance
Scientists grow ultrahigh-purity carbon nanotubes
Scientists develop method for fabricating individual magnetic quantum dots
All-carbon-nanotube transistor can be crumpled like a piece of paper
First-ever high-resolution images of a molecule as it breaks and reforms chemical bonds
When Felix Fischer of the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) set out to develop nanostructures made of graphene using a new, controlled approach to chemical reactions, ...