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Piezoelectric patch measures skin’s elasticity

May 22, 2015 - 2:54pm
New device might be used to assess a variety of cutaneous diseases, and even test how effective cosmetic products are.
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Spin currents endure at room temperature in germanium

May 22, 2015 - 11:31am
Magnetic measurement could boost the fortunes of spintronics.
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Nanomachine pumps molecules uphill

May 21, 2015 - 5:48am
New molecular machine is inspired by those found in nature.
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Getting rid of dangling bonds in thin-film photovoltaics

May 21, 2015 - 4:22am
New absorber material shows promise for solar cells.
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Polymer encapsulation device could help treat diabetes

May 18, 2015 - 2:23am
Micro- and nano-porous thin films might be employed in cell replacement therapy.
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Nanopores detect individual proteins

May 15, 2015 - 4:23am
New antibody model system could form the basis of a high-speed method to probe DNA-protein interactions.
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Electron pairing without superconductivity seen at long last

May 15, 2015 - 3:52am
Tiny transistor reveals electrons marching two by two.
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Swirling light beams carve intricate patterns

May 15, 2015 - 3:37am
Logarithmic spirals could further our understanding of light.
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Improving LFP battery cathodes

May 14, 2015 - 12:56am
Researchers make new high storage capacity 3D composite from reduced graphene oxide loaded with lithium iron phosphate nanoparticles.
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'Plateau-Rayleigh' technique grows nanoshells

May 13, 2015 - 11:05am
New results could be important for controlling the morphology and composition of crystals at the nanoscale in future electronics and optoelectronics devices.
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Spiders spin reinforced silk

May 11, 2015 - 3:55am
First ever “bionicomposite” made from silk and carbon nanomaterials could find use in a range of applications, from textiles to nerve regeneration and tissue repair.
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Aerographite makes multifunctional hybrid

May 7, 2015 - 11:53pm
Flexible, semiconducting composite shows promise for future electronic, photonic and sensor applications.
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New state of matter found in crystal made from buckyballs

May 7, 2015 - 9:39am
Molecular lattice also harbours unconventional superconductor.
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Nanoneedles deliver nanodots and nucleic acids

May 6, 2015 - 4:32am
Biocompatible nanostructures could help in the reconstruction of damaged tissue and nerves.
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Tuning interactions controls self-assembly

May 5, 2015 - 12:29pm
(with audio) Simulations of nanofibres show how to dictate the phase and topology of network that they self-organise into.
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Nanotube TFETs in new tunnelling current record

May 4, 2015 - 6:30am
Tunnelling field-effect transistor could be used in ultrahigh performance and ultralow standby power logical applications, as well as to make ultra-compact non-volatile memory devices.
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3D graphene makes biocompatible scaffolds

May 1, 2015 - 6:04am
Carbon material might be ideal in complex tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, as well as for making implantable electronics and biosensors.
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Transient transistors are biocompatible

April 30, 2015 - 4:34am
Devices might be used in a wide range of new technologies, including temporary, biodegradable medical implants.
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Nanowire networks can hardwire adaptability

April 29, 2015 - 5:45am
(with video) By merging top-down and bottom-up fabrication techniques, researchers readily produce nanowire networks with behaviour analogous to adaptability and memory.
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Laid-back approach streamlines gate production

April 27, 2015 - 6:13am
(with audio) Horizontally oriented nanowire transistors simplify multiple gate fabrication and help towards 3D networks.
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