News tagged with nanoscale devices

Building electronics from the ground up

(—There's hardly a moment in modern life that doesn't involve electronic devices, whether they're guiding you to a destination by GPS or deciding which incoming messages merit a beep, ring or vibration. But our ...

dateJan 14, 2013 in Nanophysics
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Better batteries from the bottom up

( -- Rice University researchers have moved a step closer to creating robust, three-dimensional microbatteries that would charge faster and hold other advantages over conventional lithium-ion batteries. They could ...

dateDec 09, 2010 in Nanophysics
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Scientists discover world's smallest superconductor

Scientists have discovered the world's smallest superconductor, a sheet of four pairs of molecules less than one nanometer wide. The Ohio University-led study, published Sunday as an advance online publication in the journal ...

dateMar 29, 2010 in Nanophysics
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