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Scientists make atoms-thick Post-It notes for solar cells and circuits

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 19:19
A new study describes an innovative method to make stacks of semiconductors just a few atoms thick.

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Scientists create world's first 'molecular robot' capable of building molecules

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 19:13
The nanorobots can be programmed to move and build molecular cargo, using a tiny robotic arm.

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Laser-free method of Ion cooling has range of potential uses

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 18:58
Scientists have developed a new universal method for cooling ions.

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Straining the memory: Prototype strain engineered materials are the future of data storage

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 18:52
Researchers have nano-engineered a superlattice data storage material. Data is recorded at the interfaces of the superlattice layers.

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Straining the memory: Prototype strain engineered materials are the future of data storage

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 20 сентября, 2017 - 18:34
Researchers have strain-engineered a data storage material to store data by exploiting a process of avalanche atomic switching. Memory cells using this material substantially outperform state-of-the-art phase change memory devices.
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Getting to the heart of the matter: Nanogels for heart attack patients

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 20 сентября, 2017 - 17:00
Heart disease and heart-related illnesses are a leading cause of death around the world, but treatment options are limited. Now, one group reports that encapsulating stem cells in a nanogel could help repair damage to the heart.
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New microscope technology provides a detailed look at structure and composition of materials

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 16:18
A new camera technology is enabling electron microscopes to present a clearer, more complete and detailed look at their featured presentation.

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Researchers make a carbon nanofiber supercapacitor (without the flammable ingredients)

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 16:10
This new design for a new supercapacitor, which looks something like a furry sponge infused with gelatin, offers a unique alternative to the flammable electrolyte solution that is a common component in these devices.

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Nanoscale 'printing' allows display of two colors per pixel

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 15:56
Engineers have developed nanoscale plasmonic colour filters that display different colours depending on the orientation of the light which hits it.

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Nanogel-encapsulated stem cells for heart attack patients

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 14:17
Researchers report that encapsulating stem cells in a nanogel could help repair damage to the heart.

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Hybrid 3D-printing of soft electronics

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 13:17
This method combines direct ink writing with automated pick-and-place of surface mount electronic components within a single manufacturing platform.

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Silica-coated synthetic melanin makes brightly coloured supraballs

Nanotechweb.org - 20 сентября, 2017 - 09:22
Structural colours inspired by duck feathers could be directly added to paints, plastics and coatings, and even be used as UV-resistant inks and cosmetics.
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Naked molecules dancing in liquid become visible (w/video)

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 08:40
Scientists managed to see the movement of molecules stored inside a graphene pocket without the need to stain them.

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Photonics: Invisibility is within sight

Nanowerk.com - 20 сентября, 2017 - 08:32
The theoretical discovery of transparent particles that break the previously accepted limit of visibility opens a new door in the search for perfect transparency.

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Tiny lasers from a gallery of whispers

Nanowerk.com - 19 сентября, 2017 - 21:46
New technique promises tunable laser devices.

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One-way track for microwaves based on mechanical interference

Nanowerk.com - 19 сентября, 2017 - 18:45
Researchers have demonstrated a new principle for developing such tools by harnessing the motion of microscopic drums.

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Molecular motors: Slowing the clockwork

Nanowerk.com - 19 сентября, 2017 - 18:05
Progress on the way to smart nanomachines: Chemists have modified the synthesis of a molecular motor so as to reduce the speed of its light-driven rotation, thus permitting the researchers to analyze the mechanism of motion in complete detail.

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Molecular force sensors

Nanowerk.com - 19 сентября, 2017 - 17:59
Scientists have developed molecular probes that can measure forces across multiple proteins with high resolution in cells.

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Fluorescence microscopy on a chip - no lenses required

Nanowerk.com - 19 сентября, 2017 - 17:52
Researchers developed a rapid, automatable, chip-based platform to analyze live cells.

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Researchers' work pushes battery technology forward

Nanowerk.com - 19 сентября, 2017 - 16:49
Researchers have developed two promising energy storage technologies in its work with sustainable energy systems.

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