News tagged with nanoscience

The World's Smallest Spontaneous Atomic Valentine

(PhysOrg.com) -- Palladium atoms placed on a carbon base spontaneously formed into an 8 nanometer heart at the University of Birmingham’s Nanoscale Physics Research Laboratory this week. Just in time for ...

Feb 14, 2010 weblog
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Improved model of molecular bonding

(Phys.org)—Material properties and interactions are largely determined by the binding and unbinding of their constituent molecules, but the standard model used to interpret data on the formation and rupturing ...

Sep 06, 2012
5 / 5 (3) 1 | with audio podcast