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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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Researchers spin a yarn into a muscle

February 21, 2014 - 4:28am
Everyday polymer fibres used to create artificial muscles
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Switching on magnetism with an electric field

February 20, 2014 - 3:57am
Result bodes well for spintronics applications as FeRh films go from being antiferromagnetic to ferromagnetic after being exposed to just a few volts
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Synchrotron sheds new light on weak ferromagnets

February 17, 2014 - 7:09am
First measurement of the “Dzyaloshinskii–Moriya” interaction in these materials could be important for applications like high-density data storage
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Waste not want not: recycling silicon electronics

February 14, 2014 - 5:22am
Saudi Arabia team transforms traditional rigid electronics wafers into mechanically flexible and transparent ones
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Graphene oxide makes perfect sieve

February 13, 2014 - 5:47am
Carbon-based membranes could be ideal in water filtration and desalination technologies
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Polymer particles go acoustic

February 12, 2014 - 5:20am
Semiconducting nanostructures could make excellent photoacoustic contrast agents for molecular imaging
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Nanoparticle superstructures break down in the body

February 10, 2014 - 4:07am
DNA and gold particle assemblies for safer anti-cancer drug delivery
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CNT e-whiskers could help improve robot skin

February 7, 2014 - 5:00am
Carbon nanotube structures detect the lightest of touches or a gentle breeze
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Ballistic electrons go further in nanoribbons

February 7, 2014 - 4:35am
Puzzling results challenge conventional model of graphene
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Nanowire nanocomputer in new complexity record

February 6, 2014 - 4:36am
Techniques employed to build nano-finite-state machine could help extend Moore’s Law
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Does boron-based graphene exist?

February 5, 2014 - 10:08am
Experiment says maybe, computer says no
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Room-temperature quantum dots emit single photons

February 3, 2014 - 6:25am
III-nitride QDs might be ideal for on-chip communications in quantum information processors of the future
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Thin-film generator harvests energy from a beating heart

January 31, 2014 - 5:07am
New PZT-nanoribbon device could be used to power biomedical implants
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Band tail states appear in MoS2

January 30, 2014 - 5:49am
Charge-trapping defects in 2D semiconductors could be reduced by improving sample quality, says IBM team
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Electrons in chains

January 29, 2014 - 5:55am
New scanning probe experiments reveal the chemical and electronic structure of semiconducting conjugated polymers
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Nanotube NEMS controls electron-phonon coupling

January 27, 2014 - 5:20am
Ultraclean device allows researchers to study one of the most fundamental interactions in solid-state physics
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