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Novel cascadable magnetic majority gate that is based on magnetic tunneling junctions

10 сентября, 2018 - 10:28
For the first time, complete logic family have been implemented in very straightforward ways.

Категории: Nano planet

Understanding origami in 2D materials

10 сентября, 2018 - 09:11
Researchers have been studying the folding of 2D materials at the level of single atomic sheets and discovered completely new bending behaviour which is forcing us to look again at how materials deform.

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Algorithm accurately predicts how electromagnetic waves and magnetic materials interact

10 сентября, 2018 - 09:03
Computational tool allows for the development of next-generation communications devices.

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Nanoparticles improve smart-window energy efficiency

8 сентября, 2018 - 09:58
A new process synthesizes vanadium dioxide nanoparticles that makes manufacturing energy-efficient smart windows economical.

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Nanoparticles form supercrystals under pressure

7 сентября, 2018 - 18:25
Investigations may lead to easier ways to synthesise nanoparticle supercrystals.

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Getting an up-close, 3D view of gold nanostars

7 сентября, 2018 - 18:13
Scientists can now measure 3-D structures of tiny particles with properties that hold promise for advanced sensors and diagnostics.

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Artificial synaptic device simulating the function of human brain

7 сентября, 2018 - 16:38
A research team has succeeded in developing an artificial synaptic device that mimics the function of the nerve cells (neurons) and synapses that are response for memory in human brains.

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Bioadhesive, wirelessly-powered implant emitting light to kill cancer cells

7 сентября, 2018 - 16:32
Scientists develop a new device for metronomic photodynamic therapy to facilitate a minimally-invasive and effective cancer treatment in delicate organs.

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Single molecule control for a millionth of a billionth of a second

7 сентября, 2018 - 16:25
Physicists have discovered how to manipulate and control individual molecules for a millionth of a billionth of a second, after being intrigued by some seemingly odd results.

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Researchers study bismuth films to develop electromagnetic radiation protection shields

7 сентября, 2018 - 10:42
Bismuth is a heavy metal with high density and big number of shell electrons. This makes it analogous to such widely used materials as lead. However, in the ratio of the protection efficiency to mass-size parameters bismuth is the best option.

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Researchers use silicon nanoparticles for enhancing solar cells efficiency

6 сентября, 2018 - 16:40
An international research group improved perovskite solar cells efficiency by using materials with better light absorption properties. For the first time, researchers used silicon nanoparticles.

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First ever large-scale 2D surface deposition of piezoelectric material

6 сентября, 2018 - 16:32
Researchers have developed a revolutionary method to 'print' large-scale sheets of two dimensional piezoelectric material, opening new opportunities for piezo-sensors and energy harvesting.

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Carbon nanotubes give two excitons for the price of one

6 сентября, 2018 - 16:20
Efficient generation of photon pairs from modified carbon nanotubes shows path to new types of light sources.

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Tuning terahertz beams with nanoparticles

6 сентября, 2018 - 16:15
Scientists uncover a way to control terahertz radiation using tiny engineered particles in a magnetic field, potentially opening the doors for better medical and environmental sensors.

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New electron glasses sharpen view of atomic-scale features

6 сентября, 2018 - 16:10
A new approach to atom probe tomography promises more precise and accurate measurements vital to semiconductors used in computers, lasers, detectors, and more.

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Scaling up single-crystal graphene

6 сентября, 2018 - 16:06
New method can make films of atomically thin carbon that are over a foot long.

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Cooling in color

6 сентября, 2018 - 11:33
Recently developed concepts in photonic designs and meta- and nanomaterials have improved the effectiveness of passive radiative coolers that function in the daytime. Whereas all of these radiative coolers are white or silver in color, researchers have now presented concepts and strategies for daytime radiative cooling systems that offer aesthetically desirable colors and patterns. These device not only emit infrared waves effectively under a clear sky, but also displays vivid colors.

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Novel 3D nanoprinted polymer lenses for X-ray microscopes

6 сентября, 2018 - 10:41
Scientists have invented a new and cost-effective method for making X-ray lenses with nanometer-sized features and excellent focusing capabilities.

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Why size matters for gold as a catalyst

5 сентября, 2018 - 20:22
Advanced microscopy study reveals insights into the catalytic activity of gold nanoparticles.

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Heat transfer surprise could lead to thermal transistors

5 сентября, 2018 - 17:48
As much as 100 times more heat than predicted by the standard radiation theory can flow between two nanoscale objects, even at bigger-than-nanoscale distances.

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