News tagged with silicon nanowires

It's a wrap! Nanowire opens gate to new devices

( -- In an interesting feat of nanoscale engineering, researchers at Lund University in Sweden and the University of New South Wales have made the first nanowire transistor featuring a concentric metal 'wrap-gate' ...

dateApr 07, 2011 in Nanophysics
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The 'coolest' semiconductor nanowires

( -- Semiconductor nanowires are essential materials in the development of cheaper and more efficient solar cells, as well as batteries with higher storage capacity. Moreover, they are important building blocks ...

dateMar 23, 2011 in Nanophysics
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