New process allows for stronger, lighter, flexible steel
'Superstructured' solar cells achieve record efficiency of 10.9%
When liquids behave like solids
The hidden nanoworld of ice crystals: Revealing the dynamic behavior of quasi-liquid layers
Researchers test radiation-resistant spintronic material
A team of researchers from the University of Michigan and Western Michigan University is exploring new materials that could yield higher computational speeds and lower power consumption, even in harsh environments.
Crystals take a chill pill: A thermomechanical theory of low-temperature melting
Foldable display shows no crease after 100,000 folding cycles
Water waves exhibit negative gravity near a periodic array of buoys
Researchers synthesize material for efficient plasmonic devices in mid-infrared range
A research team led by North Carolina State University has identified and synthesized a material that can be used to create efficient plasmonic devices that respond to light in the mid-infrared (IR) range. This is the first ...
Researchers discover promising hydrogen storage material
How iron feels the heat
As you heat up a piece of iron, the arrangement of the iron atoms changes several times before melting. This unusual behavior is one reason why steel, in which iron plays a starring role, is so sturdy and ...
Physicists reach new milestone measuring half-life of iron-60
High-purity hydrogen generated from a single device
Laser-generated surface structures create extremely water-repellent metals
Scientists at the University of Rochester have used lasers to transform metals into extremely water repellent, or super-hydrophobic, materials without the need for temporary coatings.