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2D borophene gets a closer look

11 апреля, 2019 - 17:30
Researchers find new ways to image and characterize this unique material.
Категории: Nano planet

5-Minute sample processing enhances DNA imaging and analysis

11 апреля, 2019 - 16:05
Scientists have developed a fast, simple sample preparation method that enhances imaging of DNA to better analyze its physical properties and interactions.
Категории: Nano planet

New tunable nanomaterials possible due to newly invented flexible process

11 апреля, 2019 - 15:45
Physicists have developed a flexible way to synthesize a wide range of novel nanomaterials with potential applications in areas including optics and sensors.
Категории: Nano planet

World's fastest hydrogen sensor could pave the way for clean hydrogen energy

11 апреля, 2019 - 15:39
Researchers present the first hydrogen sensors ever to meet the future performance targets for use in hydrogen powered vehicles.
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New microscopy method provides more details about nanocomposites

11 апреля, 2019 - 15:28
Scientists have developed a new microscopy approach for imaging gel nanocomposites in their natural state, which will reveal more useful information about their assembly and properties.
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New quantum material could warn of neurological disease

10 апреля, 2019 - 19:36
By speaking the brain's language, the material is a portal between electronics and the brain.
Категории: Nano planet

Individual 2D phosphorene nanoribbons made for the first time

10 апреля, 2019 - 19:29
Tiny, individual, flexible ribbons of crystalline phosphorus have been made by researchers in a world first, and they could revolutionise electronics and fast-charging battery technology.
Категории: Nano planet

New electronic materials to carry more energy, more efficiently

10 апреля, 2019 - 18:15
New quantum materials will one day make smartphones 1,000 times faster while drastically increasing battery life. That is how researchers describe the impact new semimetal materials could have on future electronics.
Категории: Nano planet

'Deep learning' casts wide net for novel 2D materials

10 апреля, 2019 - 18:10
Engineers show faster techniques to model atom-flat materials for bottom-up design.
Категории: Nano planet

Some piezoelectric materials may be 'fakes'

10 апреля, 2019 - 15:45
Scientists have theoretically and experimentally demonstrated that the piezoresponse force microscopy (PFM) technique can generate false positives when the piezoelectricity of a material is measured at the nanoscale.
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Water that never freezes

10 апреля, 2019 - 15:30
Can water reach minus 263 degrees Celsius without turning into ice? Yes it can, if it is confined in nanometre-scale lipid channels.
Категории: Nano planet

At the 2D scale, isotopic composition has unforeseen effects on light emission

10 апреля, 2019 - 15:21
For the first time, researchers were able to grow an isotopically pure and highly uniform transition metal dichalcogenides (TMD) material only six atoms thick.
Категории: Nano planet

Scientists synthesize new nanowires to improve high-speed communication

10 апреля, 2019 - 12:51
Researchers have synthesized new nanowires with high carrier mobility and fast infrared light (IR) response, which could help in high-speed communication.
Категории: Nano planet

A long-distance relationship in femtoseconds

10 апреля, 2019 - 11:38
Physicists observe how electron-hole pairs drift apart at ultrafast speed, but still remain strongly bound.
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Catching fast changes in excited molecules

10 апреля, 2019 - 11:17
Scientists observe and control molecular and atomic dynamics at the fastest timescales to date.
Категории: Nano planet

Atomic maps reveal how iron rusts

10 апреля, 2019 - 11:07
Scientists discovered how iron atoms continually re-arrange on surfaces, offering insights into metal corrosion and soil remediation.
Категории: Nano planet

Scientists discover hydration is key to improving catalyst performance for industrial use

10 апреля, 2019 - 11:01
Scientists have used neutron scattering to identify the secret to a metal-organic framework's (MOF) ability to efficiently convert chemicals, through a process called catalysis, into new substances.
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MOFs can sense and sort troublesome gases

10 апреля, 2019 - 09:46
Fluorinated metal-organic frameworks make excellent materials for selective sensing and removal of toxic gases.
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Measurement of semiconductor material quality is now 100,000 times more sensitive

9 апреля, 2019 - 22:46
The enhanced power of the new measuring technique to characterize materials at scales much smaller than any current technologies will accelerate the discovery and investigation of 2D, micro- and nanoscale materials.
Категории: Nano planet

Strain and defects grow in magnetite nanoparticles when oxidized

9 апреля, 2019 - 21:21
Detailed 3D images show how nanoparticles change in reactions that purify contaminated water or power recyclable geochemical batteries.
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