Which-way detector unlocks some mystery of the double-slit experiment
All-carbon-nanotube transistor can be crumpled like a piece of paper
Quantum age edges closer
(PhysOrg.com) -- The arrival of superfast quantum computing is closer following recent breakthroughs by an international team led by UNSW researchers.
Converting waste heat into electricity
Bruce White worked with semiconductors and transistors at Motorola and Texas Instruments. But when he left industry for a position on Binghamton University's faculty, the materials scientist decided to take ...
Coil in wall could wirelessly power multiple electronic devices
'Flying carpet': Princeton team's plastic sheet can hover above ground (w/ video)
Metamaterial prism creates a reverse rainbow
Shrinking device makes objects appear smaller than they are
Wireless power could revolutionize highway transportation, researchers say
A Stanford University research team has designed a high-efficiency charging system that uses magnetic fields to wirelessly transmit large electric currents between metal coils placed several feet apart. The ...
Using CNTs as infrared sensors
Replacing batteries may become a thing of the past, thanks to 'soft generators'
Battery technology hasn't kept pace with advancements in portable electronics, but the race is on to fix this. One revolutionary concept being pursued by a team of researchers in New Zealand involves creating ...