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Nanostructures could be used to photothermally destroy tumours.
New method might be used to make plasmonic photonic crystals, optoelectronic on-chip interconnects and chemical and biological sensors.
Interlocked rings switch from one catalytic state to another thanks to an external trigger.
The structures, which are only around 10-40 atoms thick, might be used in semi-transparent devices, such as displays, and in flexible electronics.
A study of carbon nanotube transistors identifies the origin of device variability and ways to improve it.
Researchers compare effect of carbon-based nanostructures on rodent lungs.
Hydrophilic carbon nanoparticles might help in the treatment of traumatic brain injury, strokes, autoimmune diseases and neuropathy.
Researchers design a nanoparticle that can be detected by six different medical imaging techniques.
Researchers image how magnetic skyrmions move for the first time – a result that bodes well for next-generation high-density data-storage technologies and nanodigital electronic devices.
Alain Schuhl become new director of the Institute of Physics at the French National Centre for Scientific Research.
A sea-urchin-shaped titania structure with an iron core provides a unique support for effective use and re-use of gold nanoparticle catalysts.
New nanomaterial suppresses dendrite growth, for safer and better solid-ion batteries.
Polymer sorting technique in different solvents can separate semiconducting from metallic carbon nanotubes.
US-Italy team makes first field-effect transistor from 2D silicon sheet.
Sony has released an app that allows researchers at Stanford University to use your smartphone’s idle processing power to perform protein-folding calculations.
Cadmium-free quantum dot technology looks set to puncture mainstream consumerism for the first time.
New nanostructure improves the sensitivity of infrared spectroscopy.
Organic semiconductor pentacene assumes an unusual crystal structure when grown on carbon sheet.
A hot-casting solution-processing technique produces perovskite crystals with millimetre size grain cells.
Plasmonic ring cavities could be good alternatives to the widely used “dimer” or “bowtie” nanoantenna structures as possible light emitting sources in all-optical chip circuits.