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2013-07-08 14:20:42

An unlikely material, cubic boron arsenide, could deliver an extraordinarily high thermal conductivity – on par with the industry standard set by costly diamond – researchers report in the current issue of the journal Physical Review Letters.

Fine Patterns That Combine Single-atom-thick Graphene And Boron Nitride Created By Researchers
2013-01-28 08:00:21

Rice University scientists have taken an important step toward the creation of two-dimensional electronics with a process to make patterns in atom-thick layers that combine a conductor and an insulator.

2012-03-30 08:12:44

Graphite, more commonly known as pencil lead, could become the next big thing in the quest for smaller and less power-hungry electronics.

2012-02-01 20:36:10

Rice University scientists have created a nano-infused oil that could greatly enhance the ability of devices as large as electrical transformers and as small as microelectronic components to shed excess heat.

2011-10-10 09:22:16

The world's thinnest, strongest and most conductive material, discovered in 2004 at the University of Manchester by Professor Andre Geim and Professor Kostya Novoselov, has the potential to revolutionize material science.

2011-08-05 00:00:30

Diamond Tool Products Leader Adds Profile Prints to Website, Increases Workforce by 15 Percent This Year to Keep Up With Demand New Haven, Ind. (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 The Continental Diamond Tool Corporation has added profile prints to the product line on its website.

2011-06-29 12:08:54

For Hollywood celebrities, the term “splitsville” usually means “check your prenup.”

2011-02-04 00:52:47

A new way of splitting layered materials to give atom thin "nanosheets" has been discovered.


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cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
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