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Engineers reinvent the inductor after two centuries

15 января, 2018 - 16:47
On-chip devices made from intercalated graphene exploit the mechanism of kinetic inductance.
Категории: Nano planet

Semiconductor nanosensor measures membrane potential

13 января, 2018 - 00:07
New device might be used to record action potentials from multiple neurons as well as electrical signals on the nanoscale – for example, across just one synapse.
Категории: Nano planet

2D MXenes make photonic diodes

12 января, 2018 - 18:01
Researchers have made the first “passive” optical devices from Ti3C2Tx and C60 that allow for one-way transmission of light.
Категории: Nano planet

High-temperature superconductivity gets agile

12 января, 2018 - 14:11
Observations of superconducting behaviour at 92 K in powders of YBa2Cu3Ox nanotube morphology suggest the possibility of applications that are no longer hampered by the usual brittle properties of ceramics.
Категории: Nano planet

Mobile nanotweezers move sub-micron particles

11 января, 2018 - 16:58
The devices, which are based on ferromagnetic helical nanostructures integrated with silver nanoantennas that produce mechanical force in response to light, could find use in applications such as lab-on-a-chip technology, microfluidics and nanoscale assembly.
Категории: Nano planet

Self-assembly responds well to stress

9 января, 2018 - 14:08
Block copolymer self-assembly aligns with shear stresses that arise from adding an inorganic topcoat that has a different coefficient of thermal expansion from the substrate.
Категории: Nano planet

Liposome-like nanovesicles target tumours

8 января, 2018 - 14:26
New biomimetic genetically-engineered ligand-targeted nanoplatform shows promise.
Категории: Nano planet

Stanene grows on silver

5 января, 2018 - 16:14
Graphene’s heaviest cousin shows promise for nanoelectronics, spintronics and potential quantum-computing applications.
Категории: Nano planet

Lithium niobate makes ultra-high-Q resonators

5 января, 2018 - 16:01
Devices might be used to make ultra-efficient integrated photonics circuits, in quantum photonics and optical communications.
Категории: Nano planet

Simple spectroscopic technique to study polymer behaviour at interfaces

4 января, 2018 - 16:12
New results could benefit scientists working on developing colloidal formulations with an improved shelf life, lubricants, drug-delivery systems and anti-bacterial surfaces.
Категории: Nano planet

2017 highlights from IOP Materials

22 декабря, 2017 - 15:39
We bring you the highlights nanoscale science and technology research in 2017 from IOP Publishing's materials portfolio.
Категории: Nano planet

Non-fullerene organic solar cells show speedy charge separation

21 декабря, 2017 - 15:12
Mapping the charge transport in new absorber material combinations points scientists on a different path towards efficient carbon-based solar cells.
Категории: Nano planet