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Sex affects how nanoparticles behave

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 14:57
Studies reveal differences in nanoparticle uptake by male and female cells.
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CNT membranes go industrial

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 18:21
Carbon nanotube sheets produced by a start-up company are as good as laboratory prototypes, a result that bodes well for real-world applications such as water desalination and separating gases to make renewable fuels.
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Diamond quantum sensor breaks new record

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 17:13
New measurement scheme has increased the spectral resolution of NMR by 100-fold in volumes comparable to a single cell.
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CdS nanostructure excels for hydrogen generation

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 15:24
Combining atomic layer deposition with solution ion transfer to coat a TiO2 inverse opal structure in CdS results in structures that raise the bar for CdS-based water splitting.
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Graphene meets the standard for industry

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:24
Intellectual property specialists and production companies welcome the standards set by the International Organization for Standardization defining when a material is and isn’t graphene.
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‘Nanowood’ makes a super thermal insulator

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 12:50
New material is also lightweight and strong, and could help make buildings more energy efficient.
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How did complex carbon-based nanostructures form in space?

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 12:23
New experiments could shed more light on how the chemical precursors of life might have been created in the Universe, and in particular in our galaxy.
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‘Magic-angle graphene’ behaves like a high-temperature superconductor

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 18:31
New experimental platform could be used to investigate strongly correlated physics – in particular in unconventional superconductivity and quantum spin liquids.
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Nanowire arrays help blind mice see again

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 17:18
Artificial photoreceptors might help in the development of improved sub-retinal prosthetics that do not require external power sources.
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Artificial photosynthesis and bacteria transform CO2 into specialty chemicals

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 17:14
Solar-powered CO2 electrolysis and fermentation produce chemicals of high demand in multiple industries.
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Guanine quadruplexes make good charge transport junctions

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 13:17
New three-terminal element bodes well for DNA electronic circuitry.
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Composite polymer electrolyte helps improve Li-ion batteries

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 14:53
A new 3D interconnected framework consisting of ceramic nanofillers made using a nanostructured hydrogel template does not aggregate.
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(with audio) Holes reveal first fractional quantization

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 11:27
Conductance measurements of holes loosely confined to one dimension reveal fractional quantization, previously only ever observed in two dimensional systems under a large magnetic field.
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Mechanical splitter divides cell-sized liposomes

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 17:43
New technique might provide a way to mimic the growth-division cycle of cells and be important for applications in medicine.
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Lasing on the edge

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 15:07
Topological insulator lasers achieve high efficiency and single-mode lasing at high gains.
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Photocatalytic heterostructures unleash the potential of doped silver halides

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 17:36
Silver-doped silver chloride nanocubes affixed to silica nanospheres show enhanced photocatalytic activity and stability - a breakthrough for solar energy developments.
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Silicon nanowires modulate neuronal activity

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 16:56
New non-invasive technique could help in the development of new non-invasive treatments for neurodegenerative diseases.
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Laser-induced graphene for 'edible electronics'

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:36
(with video) Carbon sheet can be produced on a wide variety of substrates and even materials such as food, cloth and paper.
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Nanomesh sensors for home healthcare

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 17:37
Flexible on-skin sensor can display the moving waveform of an electrocardiogram.
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Multiple terminal memtransistors step up to mimic brains

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 10:45
Researchers develop the first multiterminal memristor device using polycrystalline 2D MoS2.
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