Nanoscience News

01/07/2019

A Painless Adhesive

Adhesives for biomedical applications can be detached with light.​

01/07/2019

Replacing Hard Parts in Soft Robots

Researchers develop ‘soft’ valves to make entirely soft robots .

12/21/2018

Cancer’s Metabolism Subject of Trailblazing Study

https://psoc.engineering.cornell.eduCornell researchers confirmed that the 'Warburg effect' provides a growth advantage for tumors.​

12/10/2018

Microscopic “Sunflowers” for Better Solar Panels

Novel liquid crystal material deforms in three dimensions based on internal structure and external stimuli.​

11/05/2018

"Folded" Optical Devices Manipulate Light in a New Way

Metasurface optics manipulate light in a finely controllable way using carefully designed microscopic structures on an otherwise flat surface.

11/05/2018

New Catalyst Opens Door to CO2 Capture in Conversion of Coal to Liquid Fuels

Conversion of coal to liquid fuels is especially relevant in coal-rich countries, such as China and the US.​

10/31/2018

QuTech researchers Put Forward a Roadmap for Quantum Internet Development

It describes six phases, starting with simple networks of qubits and ending with networks of fully quantum-connected quantum computers.​

10/29/2018

World’s Fastest Camera Freezes Time at 10 Trillion Frames Per Second

This new camera literally makes it possible to freeze time to see phenomena—and even light!—in extremely slow motion.​

10/29/2018

Nanocages in the Lab and in the Computer: How DNA-based dendrimers transport nanoparticles

Short segments of DNA molecules are perfect candidates for the controllable design of novel complex structures.​

10/25/2018

Harvesting Solar Fuels Through a Bacterium’s Unusual Appetite for Gold

Berkeley researchers have created a biohybrid system that produces a higher yield of chemical products than previously demonstrated.

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