Tube-shaped solar cells could be woven into clothing
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
Transforming the composition of nanoparticles using electrochemistry
Galvanic replacement reactions provide an elegant way of transforming solid nanoparticles into complex hollow morphologies. Conventionally, galvanic replacement is studied by stopping the reaction at different ...
Graphene can be strengthened by folding
Modeling the miniscule: High-resolution design of nanoscale biomolecules
New 2-D quantum materials for nanoelectronics
Researchers at MIT say they have carried out a theoretical analysis showing that a family of two-dimensional materials exhibits exotic quantum properties that may enable a new type of nanoscale electronics.
Organic electronic devices could be printed on ordinary CDs and DVDs
Quantum-dot technology makes LCD TVs more colorful, energy-efficient
If LCD TVs start getting much more colorful—and energy-efficient—in the next few years, it will probably be thanks to MIT spinout QD Vision, a pioneer of quantum-dot television displays.
New energy storage device could recharge electric vehicles in minutes
Scalable growth of high quality bismuth nanowires
Bismuth nanowires have intriguing electronic and energy-harvesting application possibilities. However, fabricating these materials with high quality and in large quantities is challenging.