Multiphysics invisibility cloak manipulates both electric current and heat
Highly conductive organic metal looks promising for disposable electronic devices
Physicists investigate onset of effective mass
Flexible all-carbon electronics integrated onto plants, insects, and more
Self-charging battery gets boost from nanocomposite film
Fractal wire patterns enhance stretchability of electronic devices
Researchers make flexible, transparent e-paper from silicon
Researchers build atomically thin gas and chemical sensors
The relatively recent discovery of graphene, a two-dimensional layered material with unusual and attractive electronic, optical and thermal properties, led scientists to search for other atomically thin materials ...
Exotic states materialize with supercomputers
Scientists used supercomputers to find a new class of materials that possess an exotic state of matter known as the quantum spin Hall effect. The researchers published their results in the journal Science in Dec ...
Graphene displays clear prospects for flexible electronics
Published in the scientific journal Nature Materials, University of Manchester and University of Sheffield researchers show that new 2D 'designer materials' can be produced to create flexible, see-through and mo ...
Electronic circuits with reconfigurable pathways closer to reality
Multitasking circuits capable of reconfiguring themselves in real time and switching functions as the need arises—this is the promising application stemming from a discovery made at EPFL and published in Nature Nanotechnology. Other ...
New research points way to less vulnerable computer memory
(Phys.org)—Have you ever been working on a document on your computer and it suddenly crashes? Maybe the power goes out or there's a software glitch that causes it to freeze and you lose everything you've been working on ...