Latest Nanotechnology News

Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 00:00
The secrets behind the mysterious nano-sized electromagnetic hotspots that appear on metal surfaces under a light are finally being revealed with the help of a BEAST. Researchers at the U.S.
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 00:00
Scientists are reporting development and successful lab tests of killer paper, a material intended for use as a new food packaging material that helps preserve foods by fighting the bacteria that ca
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 00:00
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have coaxed polymers to braid themselves into wispy nanoscale ropes that approach the structural comp
Thursday, January 6, 2011 - 00:00

Researchers have unveiled striking, atomic-resolution details of what graphene "quilts" look like at the boundaries between patches, and have uncovered key insights into graphene's electrical and mech

Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - 00:00
Just as walkie-talkies transmit and receive radio waves, carbon nanotubes can transmit and receive light at the nanoscale, Cornell researchers have discovered.