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Published: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 05:02:07 GMT2018-04-24T05:02:07Z

Last Build Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:41:05 GMT

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Lipids bring dynamism to self-assembly

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:41:05 GMT2017-03-24T14:41:05Z

Cecilia Leal speaks to about some of the opportunities for creative use of lipids to produce nanostructures for drug delivery and other applications.(image)

Phototransistor exploits type-II superlattice

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 11:20:51 GMT2017-03-16T11:20:51Z

Heterojunction phototransistors based on type-II superlattices operate in the mid-wavelength infrared top optimize performance in atmospheric conditions.(image)

Semiconductor nanowire on silicon covers the entire mid-infrared

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:48:56 GMT2017-03-10T14:48:56Z

Could nanowire architectures be used for silicon-based photonic circuits?(image)

AFM imaging of large areas gets faster

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:20:31 GMT2017-03-03T15:20:31Z

(with movie) A remarkable scanning velocity is reached using a rotational scanning technique for atomic force microscopy.(image)

Pencil eraser proves an eco-friendly substrate for artificial skin

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:49:17 GMT2017-02-27T14:49:17Z

Biodegradable strain and pressure sensors for monitoring human motion and touch are fabricated inexpensively and at low energy costs.(image)

Atomic layer sequence influences catalysis

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:36:27 GMT2017-02-20T11:36:27Z

Studies of photoelectrocatalytic cells based on stacked atomic layers highlight the significance of the van der Waals stacking sequence.(image)

Impedance spectroscopy characterizes 1D nanostructures non-destructively

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:32:01 GMT2017-02-13T12:32:01Z

Researchers determin the spacing of an array of vertically aligned carbon nanotubes without damaging the sample.(image)

Tough polymer nanocomposite film provides flexible energy solution

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 16:32:22 GMT2017-02-06T16:32:22Z

Nanoparticles embedded in a polymer film prove promising for energy generation and storage(image)

Random access metamaterial enables ultimate spatial light control

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 11:16:24 GMT2017-01-25T11:16:24Z

Mechanically reconfigurable metamaterials may lead to spatial light modulators with sub-wavelength resolution.(image)

(with audio) Single silicon quantum dot studies reveal their physics and applications

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:28:00 GMT2017-01-17T11:28:00Z

Jan Linnros speaks to about some of the progress in understanding and making use of silicon quantum dots.(image)