Nanogenerator provides continuous power by harvesting energy from the environment
Researchers have demonstrated a prototype nanometer-scale generator that produces continuous direct-current electricity by harvesting mechanical energy from such environmental sources as ultrasonic waves, ...
Researchers Suggest Quantum Dots as Media for Teleportation
Physicists invent 'QuIET' - single molecule transistors
University of Arizona physicists have discovered how to turn single molecules into working transistors. It's a breakthrough needed to make the next-generation of remarkably tiny, powerful computers that nanotechnologists ...
Quantum dots self-tune their color for ultra-efficient nano lasers
Nano-scale fuel cells may be closer than we think, thanks to an inexpensive new manufacturing method
Plastic solar cell efficiency breaks record
The global search for a sustainable energy supply is making significant strides at Wake Forest University as researchers at the university’s Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials have announced that they have ...
Quantum Dots May Lead to Rainbow Solar Cell
Nano-Armor: Protecting the Soldiers of Tomorrow
An Israeli company has recently tested one of the most shock-resistant materials known to man. Five times stronger than steel and at least twice as strong as any impact-resistant material currently in use ...
Graphene Takes the Heat
New data storage design likely to increase data capacity
Nanoscale 'Coaxial Cables' for Solar Energy Harvesting
How to Shrink a Carbon Nanotube
Scientists confirm role of nano-hairs in self-cleaning lotus leaf
New graphene transistor promises life after death of silicon chip (Update)
Researchers have used the world's thinnest material to create the world's smallest transistor – a breakthrough that could spark the development of a new type of super-fast computer chip.