Scientists investigate how electric current flows in multilayer 2-D materials
'Popcorn' particle pathways promise better lithium-ion batteries
Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have confirmed the particle-by-particle mechanism by which lithium ions move in and out of electrodes made of lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4, or LFP), findings t ...
Zero-dimensional transistor harvests bubble energy wasted during water electrolysis
Small-molecule solar cells get 50% increase in efficiency with optical spacer
Self-charging battery both generates and stores energy
Scientists design solar cells that exceed the conventional light-trapping limit
Engineers build first sub-10-nm carbon nanotube transistor
Researchers make flexible, transparent e-paper from silicon
New entropy battery pulls energy from difference in salinity between fresh water and seawater
Organic electronic devices could be printed on ordinary CDs and DVDs
Carbon nanotube logic device operates on subnanowatt power
Quantum dots with built-in charge boost solar cell efficiency by 50%
New 'FeTRAM' is promising computer memory technology
(PhysOrg.com) -- Researchers are developing a new type of computer memory that could be faster than the existing commercial memory and use far less power than flash memory devices.
Nanowires grown on graphene have surprising structure
(Phys.org) —When a team of University of Illinois engineers set out to grow nanowires of a compound semiconductor on top of a sheet of graphene, they did not expect to discover a new paradigm of epitaxy.