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Optical tweezers grab nanometre-sized objects

March 21, 2014 - 5:15am
Low intensity lasers manipulate objects the size of a virus
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Nanobionics makes its debut

March 20, 2014 - 3:40am
First nanoparticle-augmented plants made at MIT
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Brain structure inspires FinFET

March 19, 2014 - 5:39am
Researchers have made the first flexible version of the semiconductor industry’s most complex transistor
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Microbes enhance ultrasound imaging

March 17, 2014 - 9:33am
Gas-containing nanostructures produced by micro-organisms offer the perfect properties for non-invasive cellular imaging
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Graphene-like iron made in the lab

March 14, 2014 - 11:12am
New 2D material could have very large magnetic moment
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MoOx contacts make p-type transistor

March 14, 2014 - 3:21am
Result bodes well for making low-power CMOS circuits from 2D crystals in the future
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Phonon polaritons propagate in 2D

March 13, 2014 - 8:01am
van der Waals crystals could be important for applications in high-density infrared data storage, information transfer and even ultrasound imaging on the nanoscale
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Nanoplatform delivers double-drug combo

March 12, 2014 - 6:21am
Squalene-based nanocomposite containing a drug that disrupts blood vessel growth and an anticancer agent could help more efficiently treat tumours
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Nano-antenna boosts nonlinear optics

March 11, 2014 - 7:19am
Plasmonic field enhancements increase nonlinear interactions by a factor of a million.
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3D nanocatalysts go dodecahedron

March 7, 2014 - 3:17am
New bimetallic hollow structures could rival the best platinum catalysts available today
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Graphene oxide makes smart textiles

March 6, 2014 - 10:10am
Researchers have developed a new type of strong, flexible and high-capacitance yarn from the carbon material
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Tiny membrane converts radio waves to light

March 6, 2014 - 9:41am
Device could help build a "quantum internet"
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Graphene-copper interconnects are cool

March 5, 2014 - 3:08am
New hybrid structure could help electronic chips better dissipate unwanted heat
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Nano-LEDS brighten nanocircuit prospects

March 4, 2014 - 12:49pm
Electrically driven nanoscale light source connects electronic and optical circuits.
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Nanotubes make for better lithium-ion batteries

March 3, 2014 - 3:57am
Semiconducting or metallic? SWCNT electronic type affects lithiation
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Atomic chisel chips away at graphene

February 28, 2014 - 5:26am
New technique overcomes Smalley’s "fat finger" problem and could be used to fabricate nanostructures for molecular electronics devices
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Electrolyte gate advances molecular electronics

February 27, 2014 - 8:21am
New approach dispenses with the need for lithographically fabricated metal electrodes
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Polymer sorts carbon nanotubes

February 26, 2014 - 4:54am
Technique separates semiconducting tubes from metallic ones, and smaller-diameter tubes from bigger ones
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Taking a peek at a qubit

February 24, 2014 - 5:45am
Physicists have succeeded in observing the state of a quantum bit – without destroying it
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Going it alone: new dichalcogenide behaves like a monolayer

February 21, 2014 - 7:56am
Discovery could allow researchers to study fundamental 2D physics in 3D crystals, and develop novel optoelectronics
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