(Nanowerk News) The properties that make materials like semiconductors so sought after result from the way their atoms are connected, and insight into these atomic configurations can help scientists ...
(Nanowerk News) Integrated optical signal distributing, processing, and sensing networks require the miniaturization of basic optical elements, such as waveguides, splitters, gratings, and optical ...
(Nanowerk News) The concept of microrobots has evolved significantly since physicist Richard Feynman first envisioned the potential of tiny machines in the 1950s. The early prototypes of microrobots, ...
(Nanowerk Spotlight – Sponsored Article) Holey Graphene, defined as a material formed by creating in-plane holes in the basal planes of graphene-based materials, refers to an advanced form of graphene ...
(Nanowerk News) An international research team led by quantum physicist Markus Arndt (University of Vienna) has achieved a breakthrough in the detection of protein ions: Due to their high energy ...
(Nanowerk News) It first appeared as a glowing blob from ground-based telescopes and then vanished completely in images from the Hubble Space Telescope. Now, the ghostly object has reappeared as a ...
(Nanowerk News) Robotics researchers have already made great strides in developing sensors that can perceive changes in position, pressure, and temperature – all of which are important for ...
(Nanowerk News) A researcher has just finished writing a scientific paper. She knows her work could benefit from another perspective. Did she overlook something? Or perhaps there's an application of ...
(Nanowerk News) Peptides, short chains of amino acids and vital components of proteins, are at the forefront of biotechnological innovation. These biological molecules are essential in numerous ...
Scientists have revealed how lattice vibrations and spins talk to each other in a hybrid excitation known as an electromagnon ...
An international team of researchers receives over $4M to advance understanding of carbon nanotube synthesis and its ...