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Method could provide a boost to large-scale production of graphene.
by David Callahan, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
6.20.2018
9:56am
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Carbon nanotube optics poised to provide pathway to optical-based quantum cryptography and quantum computing.
by Los Alamos National Laboratory
6.20.2018
9:43am
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A promising new material has the right properties to capture solar energy and split water into hydrogen and oxygen.
by American Institute of Physics
6.18.2018
4:42pm
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Team discovers right mix of nanocrystals and light to activate unique laser properties in 5-micron spheres.
by Glenn Roberts Jr., Berkeley Lab
6.18.2018
4:34pm
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MXene’s tour de force.
by Drexel University
6.18.2018
4:26pm
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In the world of Harry Potter, invisibility cloaks are made from the hair of a magical creature called a Demiguise. In our world, they may one day be made from metamaterials.
by Allie Nicodemo, Northeastern University
6.18.2018
4:01pm
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The theoretical explanation of this process has until recently remained one of the greatest puzzles of solid-state physics.
by Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
6.18.2018
3:54pm
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Polymer-based membranes for gas separation have a trade-off between high gas permeability and high gas selectivity, the so-called Robeson upper bound. By combining individual graphene oxide sheets with polymer spacers, in a sandwich style structure,...
by Sian Fogden, Graphene Flagship
6.18.2018
12:56pm
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EU-funded scientists have succeeded in redefining the ampere in terms of fundamental constants of physics. Based on the electron charge, the newly developed microscopic device has been reported as the most accurate technique for making measurements of...
by CORDIS
6.18.2018
12:29pm
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Researchers have developed a new technique to squeeze infrared light into ultra-confined spaces, generating an intense, nanoscale antenna that could be used to detect single biomolecules.
by Leah Burrows, Harvard University
6.18.2018
12:02pm
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The technique makes use of the fact that different shapes of gold nanoparticles convert different wavelengths of light into heat.
by Matt Shipman, North Carolina State University
6.18.2018
11:47am
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Graphene electrodes could enable higher quality imaging of brain cell activity.
by Liezel Labios, UC San Diego
6.18.2018
11:29am
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A wide range of fetal genetic abnormalities could soon be detected in early pregnancy thanks to a world-first study using lab-on-a-chip, non-invasive technology.
by University of South Australia
6.15.2018
12:00am
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Scientists manipulate shapes while enhancing optical properties of tiny particles.
by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
6.15.2018
12:00am
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Examining how spiders use their silk threads to get airborne.
by Technische Universität Berlin
6.15.2018
12:00am
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Researchers create conductive 3D carbon blocks that can be shaped for applications.
by Mike Williams, Rice University
6.15.2018
12:00am
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Electronic textiles could allow a person to control household appliances or computers from a distance simply by touching a wristband or other item of clothing — something that could be particularly helpful for those with limited mobility.
by American Chemical Society
6.15.2018
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Researchers have designed a coating that is infused with antimicrobial agents and has the patterned diamond-like texture of shark skin.
by American Chemical Society
6.14.2018
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Magnetic sensors play a key role in a variety of applications, such as speed and position sensing in the automotive industry or in biomedical applications.
by University of Vienna
6.14.2018
11:20am
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Inspired by a type of natural assembly seen in amyloid fibers, researchers fabricate four molecules of only seven amino acids with the ability to self-assemble and rapidly and inexpensively form nanomaterials for biomedical and nanotechnological purposes.
by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
6.14.2018
11:04am
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Physicists discover how to create the thinnest liquid films ever.
by Joshua E. Brown, University of Vermont
6.14.2018
10:14am
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Researchers create new optical technique to detect molecular chirality.
by University of Central Florida
6.14.2018
12:00am
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There is a strong need for medication that treats age-related degenerative muscle and tendon diseases. A critical bottleneck in the discovery and development of novel drugs for skeletal muscle is the lack of efficient and robust functional in vitro...
by SLAS
6.13.2018
1:11pm
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New bolometer is faster, simpler, and covers more wavelengths.
by David Chandler, MIT News Office
6.13.2018
12:05pm
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Research reveals that graphene can strengthen neuronal activity, confirming the unique properties of this nanomaterial.
by SISSA
6.13.2018
10:32am
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Engineers have developed a means to overcome obstacles in the development of solid-state batteries, primarily high resistance and low capacity.
by University of Maryland
6.13.2018
10:18am
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BRIDG operates a highly versatile 200mm microelectronics fabrication facility, with laboratory/manufacturing space that includes two cleanrooms.
by Controlled Environments staff
6.13.2018
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New study presents capsule-type microrobots to be used for retinal degeneration treatment by minimizing the external effects of cell and drug transfer.
by Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology
6.12.2018
12:56pm
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When bacteria and viruses get into well water and make people sick, often the contamination comes after heavy rain or flooding. The reason appears straightforward — the extra groundwater sweeps the bacteria towards the wells. But at the microscopic level...
by University of Utah
6.12.2018
12:38pm
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Superconductors contain tiny tornadoes of supercurrent, called vortex filaments, that create resistance when they move. This affects the way superconductors carry a current. But a magnet-controlled “switch” in superconductor configuration provides...
by Gene Stowe, University of Notre Dame
6.12.2018
11:35am
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Army scientists proved a decades-old prediction that mixing TNT and novel aluminum nanoparticles can significantly enhance energetic performance.
by Army Research Laboratory Public Affairs
6.12.2018
11:16am
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Researchers have made a breakthrough that will allow them to build molecules out of strontium and rubidium at temperatures only one millionth of a degree above the absolute zero temperature.
by University of Amsterdam
6.12.2018
10:28am
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Researchers report on a novel liquid-like state intermixed with static spins, a magnetic analog of a freezing liquid.
by Universität Augsburg
6.11.2018
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New technique could improve electronics’ energy efficiency by removing the microscopic flaws usually formed during manufacturing.
by Matthew Chin, UCLA
6.11.2018
12:16pm
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A physicist is developing a new generation of machines modeled on living creatures. His latest invention might one day treat disease by swimming its way through our blood.
by Lawrence Goodman, Brandeis University
6.11.2018
12:03pm
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Nanoscale gemstones source of mysterious cosmic microwave light.
by Green Bank Observatory
6.11.2018
11:53am
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