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Science provides new way to peer into pores: Rice University lab finds technique to characterize nanoscale spaces in porous materials
Rice University scientists led a project to "see" and measure the space in porous materials, even if that space is too small or fragile for traditional microscopes.
A team of physicists has taken pictures of a theorized but previously undetected magnetic wave, the discovery of which offers the potential to be an energy-efficient means to transfer data in consumer...
French scientists have made a “chemical virus” that can break through the plasma membrane barrier of a biological cell.
Hybrid quantum system combines light, motion and spin.
New Method to Switch Polarization of Nanomagnets Could Enable High-Density Storage on Integrated Circuits
UC Berkeley researchers have discovered a new way to switch the polarization of nanomagnets, paving the way for high-density storage to move from hard disks onto integrated circuits. The advance,...
Pixelligent Technologies, the leading manufacturer of high index materials for demanding optoelectronics applications, announces the addition of four new OLED lighting products to its PixClear® Zircon...
Omni Nano and Time Warner Cable Partner to Provide Nanotechnology Education to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Los Angeles: A $10,000 Donation to Benefit Youth of Los Angeles County's Boys & Girls Clubs
Omni Nano is honored to announce a partnership with Time Warner Cable's (TWC) Connect a Million Minds initiative to educate our youth about nanotechnology and opportunities in STEM (science, technolog...
Loads of cosmetics like sunscreen lotions contain titanium dioxide. These nanoparticles are contentious. Experts suspect they may have harmful effects on people and the environment. But it is difficul...
Engineering experts from Ulster University and the University of Cambridge have received 2.8 million pounds of funding for research into a carbon-based material that could transform the global manufacturing sector.
Marlowe Newman, NNCOFollowing decades of research and development, commercial products enabled by nanoparticles are poised to have broad impact in diverse sectors of the global economy, ranging from electronics to hea
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US researchers have made solution-processed semiconductors with high charge mobilities without reverting to costly vacuum deposition techniques.
Realizing carbon nanotube integrated circuits: Encapsulation layers keep carbon nanotube transistors stable in open air
Individual transistors made from carbon nanotubes are faster and more energy efficient than those made from other materials. Going from a single transistor to an integrated circuit full of transistors...
Artificial 'plants' could fuel the future: By combining semiconducting nanowires and bacteria, researchers can now produce liquid fuel. Three pioneers in the field of synthetic photosynthesis discuss the potential of this technology and the challenges tha
Imagine creating artificial plants that make gasoline and natural gas using only sunlight. And imagine using those fuels to heat our homes or run our cars without adding any greenhouse gases to the at...
Physicists from the Department of Nanophotonics and Metamaterials at ITMO University have experimentally demonstrated the feasibility of designing an optical analog of a transistor based on a single s...
Nanonics Imaging Ltd Receives 2015 Microscopy Today Innovation Award Nanonics is the proud recipient of the 2015 Microscopy Today Innovation Award for development of the CryoView MP system for low t...
Haydale Composite Solutions Ltd (HCS), a subsidiary of graphene specialists - Haydale, has entered into a collaborative 18 month research project awarded and managed by the National Aerospace Technolo...
Scientists at Chalmers University of Technology have developed a new way to study nanoparticles one at a time, and have discovered that individual particles that may seem identical in fact can have ve...
Researchers use laser to levitate, glowing nanodiamonds in vacuum: Work represents first step towards a levitated system combining optical, spin and mechanical degrees of freedom
Researchers have, for the first time, levitated individual nanodiamonds in vacuum. The research team is led by Nick Vamivakas at the University of Rochester who thinks their work will make extremely s...
The use of calcium carbonate in drug delivery applications has been highly interesting to researchers in recent years.
Nanoporous gold sponge makes DNA detector: Possible new rapid tests for human, animal, plant pathogens
Sponge-like nanoporous gold could be key to new devices to detect disease-causing agents in humans and plants, according to UC Davis researchers.