Nanostructures enhance light trapping for solar fuel generation
Scientists use electron 'ink' to write on graphene 'paper'
Blunt nanostructures could make high-efficiency solar cells easier to fabricate
DNA as invisible ink can reversibly hide patterns
Brittle silicon shows exceptional plasticity on the nanoscale
Researchers produce world's first programmable nanoprocessor
Engineers and scientists collaborating at Harvard University and the MITRE Corporation have developed and demonstrated the world's first programmable nanoprocessor.
'Molecular torch' between carbon nanotubes emits electroluminescence
Researchers devise a means for growing near 2-D chemical gardens (w/ Video)
Electron microscopes take first measurements of nanoscale chemistry in action
(Phys.org) —Scientists' underwater cameras got a boost this summer from the Electron Microscopy Center at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory. Along with colleagues at the University ...
Researchers mimic fly eye to produce superhydrophobic anti-fogging nanostructures
High-performance, low-cost ultracapacitors built with graphene and carbon nanotubes
By combining the powers of two single-atom-thick carbon structures, researchers at the George Washington University's Micro-propulsion and Nanotechnology Laboratory have created a new ultracapacitor that ...
Researchers develop ErSb nanostructures with applications in infrared and terahertz ranges
In a feat that may provide a promising array of applications, from energy efficiency to telecommunications to enhanced imaging, researchers at UC Santa Barbara have created a compound semiconductor of nearly ...
Nanostructures half a DNA strand-wide show promise for efficient LEDs
Nanostructures half the breadth of a DNA strand could improve the efficiency of light emitting diodes (LEDs), especially in the "green gap," a portion of the spectrum where LED efficiency plunges, simulations ...
Unavoidable disorder used to build nanolaser
Researchers the world round are working to develop optical chips, where light can be controlled with nanostructures. These could be used for future circuits based on light (photons) instead of electron - ...