Latest Nanotechnology News

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 - 23:00
discovered an unexpected bonus—a new way to create nanowires that produce light similar to that from light-emitting diodes (LEDs). These “nano-LEDs” may one day have their light-emission abilities put
Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 23:00
Silicon-based film may lead to efficient thermoelectric devices. A new type of material made out of silicon, the second most abundant element in Earth's crust that could lead to more efficient thermoe
Monday, September 13, 2010 - 23:00
Nanoscale mapping of ion diffusion in a lithium-ion battery cathode (Balke et al.), is published in Nature Nanotechnology. A new type of scanning probe microscopy called electrochemical strain
Thursday, September 9, 2010 - 23:00
Chemical engineers has observed single ions marching through a tiny carbon-nanotube channel. Such channels could be used as extremely sensitive detectors or as part of a new water-desalination system.
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 23:00
Seven-year-old children only need to interact with a person once to learn who to trust and seek information from, according to a study by Queens University researchers
Monday, August 2, 2010 - 23:00
Cornell's Energy Materials Center have discovered a catalyst - platinum nanoparticles - that could make fuel cells more stable, longer lasting, and more resistant to carbon monoxide poisoning