News tagged with self assembly

Nanotech Batteries for a New Energy Future

( -- In order to save money and energy, many people are purchasing hybrid electric cars or installing solar panels on the roofs of their homes. But both have a problem -- the technology to store the electrical ...

dateMar 19, 2009 in Nanomaterials
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Self-rolled tubes make miniature electronics

(—With downscaling as one of the main pursuits in electronics research today, scientists and engineers are developing a variety of miniaturization strategies, from those involving powerful microscopes to self-assembly ...

dateDec 12, 2012 in Nanophysics feature
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Switchable Nanostructures Made with DNA

( -- Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory have found a new way to use a synthetic form of DNA to control the assembly of nanoparticles — this time resulting in switchable, ...

dateDec 21, 2009 in Bio & Medicine
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