News tagged with electron charge

Turning down the noise in graphene

( -- Graphene is a two-dimensional crystalline sheet of carbon atoms - meaning it is only one atom thick - through which electrons can race at nearly the speed of light - 100 times faster than they can move through ...

dateAug 06, 2010 in Nanomaterials
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Organic flash memory developed

( -- Researchers at the University of Tokyo have developed a non-volatile memory that has the same basic structure as a flash memory but is made from cheap, flexible, organic materials.

dateDec 17, 2009 in Semiconductors weblog
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Discovery brings organic solar cells a step closer

Inexpensive solar cells, vastly improved medical imaging techniques and lighter and more flexible television screens are among the potential applications envisioned for organic electronics.

dateJan 15, 2009 in
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The cosmic start of lightning

Even though lightning is a common phenomenon, the exact mechanism triggering a lightning discharge remains elusive. Scientists at the Dutch nationalĀ research institute for mathematics CWI, the University of Groningen and ...

dateJul 01, 2015 in General Physics
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