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Published: Sun, 11 Dec 2016 00:21:18 GMT2016-12-11T00:21:18Z

Last Build Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:20:31 GMT

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Uniform silica-silver nanostructures self-assemble in the gas phase

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:20:31 GMT2016-12-09T17:20:31Z

Successful hybridization by an aerosol-based approach demonstrates high dispersibility and colloidal stability.(image)

Graphene aerogel makes for ultra-lightweight pressure sensors

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:34:23 GMT2016-12-02T16:34:23Z

Ultra-lightweight pressure sensors based on graphene aerogel may be used in cars and aeroplanes, as well as medical monitors.(image)

Graphitic sandwich structure enhances nanoparticle supercapacitors

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:17:09 GMT2016-11-25T16:17:09Z

A novel sandwich-like structure can be widely used in energy storage.(image)

X-ray dosimetry with carbon-nanotube field effect transistors

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 11:43:07 GMT2016-11-21T11:43:07Z

High sensitivity and extended lifetimes of carbon nanotube-based detectors provide a useful tool for accurate x-ray dosage control.(image)

Ultrathin transition metal trichalcogenides reveal nonlinear optical properties

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:17:02 GMT2016-11-14T08:17:02Z

ZrSe3 nanoflakes make a very promising material for optical limiters.(image)

How can we grow better nanowire solar cells?

Wed, 02 Nov 2016 11:21:13 GMT2016-11-02T11:21:13Z

Study of efficiency highlights the effect of growth conditions(image)

Ordered nanostructure makes Raman signal more uniform and accurate

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:05:43 GMT2016-10-31T08:05:43Z

A one-step dewetting process prepares ultrahigh-density Ag nanoshell arrays with good structural controllability.(image)

Tungsten dichalcogenide quantum dots suit nonlinear optical applications

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:49:18 GMT2016-10-24T06:49:18Z

A simple and effective liquid phase exfoliation method can fabricate ultra-small WS2 quantum dots(image)

Transistor ‘imperfection’ leads towards perfection

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:52:14 GMT2016-10-17T10:52:14Z

Gate misalignment in junctionless transistors show usefulness in achieving idealized drain current(image)

Optimising the killing of tumor cells by targeted CNTs

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 07:42:51 GMT2016-10-10T07:42:51Z

Internalised CNTs are more efficient in NIR-mediated photothermal cell killing than on the cell surface.(image)