Sunday, May 28, 2017

NANOTECH

NANOTECH

CREDIT: NEW YORK UNIVERSITY POLYTECHNIC SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING BROOKLYN, New York -- Researchers have demonstrated a new metal matrix composite that is so light that it can float on water. A boat made of such...

Feedback technique used on diamond “qubits” could make quantum computing more practical.

Summary: Turning Electricity Into Light, Using Graphene When an airplane begins to move faster than the speed of sound, it creates a shockwave that produces a well-known “boom” of sound. Now, researchers at MIT and...
semiconductors

Our modern world is based on semiconductors. In addition to your computer, cellphones, and digital cameras, semiconductors are a critical component of a growing number of devices. Think of the high-efficiency LED lights you...

A newly published study from scientists at the Brookhaven National Laboratory demonstrates a general strategy for the creation of heterogeneous nanoparticle superlattices using DNA and carboxylic-based conjugation. Upton, NY — Scientists at the U.S. Department of...

When did time begin? Did our universe burst forth in explosive space/time creation. The Big Bang, until recently, was our best shot at explaining the observable cosmos. Still, even little kids ask, “if time...
Marijuana

With the world’s population expected to exceed nine billion by 2050, scientists are working to develop new ways to meet rising global demand for food, energy and water without increasing the strain on natural...

Aalto University's researchers improved their previous record by over 3 absolute percents in cooperation with Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya AALTO UNIVERSITY: The researchers from Finland's Aalto University and Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya have obtained the...

By Huaichen Zhang*, Camilo C. M. Rindt, David M. J. Smeulders, and Silvia V. Nedea*  Abstract (image above) Nanoscale carbon structures such as graphene and carbon nanotubes (CNTs) can greatly improve the effective thermal conductivity of thermally...

by Todd Bierman Images of tiny, unmanned aircraft come to mind, but the smallest of drones operate on the cellular level,

Missouri University of Science and Technology - Researchers are giving new meaning to the term "read the fine print" with their demonstration of a color printing process using nanomaterials. In this case, the print...

World Record in Silicon Integrated Nanophotonics: More Energy Efficiency in the Data Communication Researchers of the Institute of Electrical and Optical Communications Engineering (INT) at the University of Stuttgart and the Institut für Mikroelektronik Stuttgart (IMS CHIPS) achieved...