News tagged with materials sciences

Valves for tiny particles

Newly developed nanovalves allow the flow of individual nanoparticles in liquids to be controlled in tiny channels. This is of interest for lab-on-a-chip applications such as in materials science and biomedicine.

dateMay 22, 2018 in Nanophysics
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Mining for gold with a computer

Engineers from Texas A&M University and Virginia Tech report important new insights into nanoporous gold—a material with growing applications in several areas, including energy storage and biomedical devices—all without ...

dateMay 03, 2018 in Materials Science
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