News tagged with fabrication techniques

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 his research in ...

dateMar 25, 2014 in Nanomaterials
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Trapping Sunlight with Silicon Nanowires

( -- Berkeley Lab researchers have found a better way to trap light in photovoltaic cells through the use of vertical arrays of silicon nanowires. This could substantially cut the costs of solar electric power ...

dateMar 03, 2010 in Nanomaterials
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Cornell scientists review future of graphene

( -- Graphene is sort of a scientific rock star, with countless groups studying its amazing electrical properties and tensile strength and dreaming up applications ranging from flat-panel screens to elevators ...

dateNov 09, 2011 in Nanomaterials
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