Team develops ultra sensitive biosensor from molybdenite semiconductor
Move over, graphene. An atomically thin, two-dimensional, ultrasensitive semiconductor material for biosensing developed by researchers at UC Santa Barbara promises to push the boundaries of biosensing technology ...
Nanocones could be key to making inexpensive solar cells
Quantum levitation could prevent nano systems from crashing together
Tube-shaped solar cells could be woven into clothing
Magnetic nanocubes self-assemble into helical superstructures
Materials made from nanoparticles hold promise for myriad applications, from improved solar energy production to perfect touch screens. The challenge in creating these wonder-materials is organizing the nanoparticles ...
Researcher's nanoparticle key to new malaria vaccine
A self-assembling nanoparticle designed by a UConn professor is the key component of a potent new malaria vaccine that is showing promise in early tests.
NTU spin-off achieves breakthrough with innovative multifunction membranes
A young startup at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has developed a first-of-its-kind multifunction water filtration membrane. With its expected cost savings and superior performance, the new invention ...
Blunt nanostructures could make high-efficiency solar cells easier to fabricate
Roll-to-roll process prints thousands of cheap, flexible memory elements
DNA as invisible ink can reversibly hide patterns
Express yourself: Scientists use genetic algorithm to design self-assembling ssDNA-grafted particles
Quantum dots with confined light holes could have applications in quantum technologies
Atomically thin material opens door for integrated nanophotonic circuits
A new combination of materials can efficiently guide electricity and light along the same tiny wire, a finding that could be a step towards building computer chips capable of transporting digital information ...