Latest Monolayer Stories
The molecular scale behavior of water at a solid/liquid interface holds fundamental significance in a diverse set of technical and scientific contexts, ranging from the efficiency of oil mining to the activity of biological molecules.
From super-lubricants, to solar cells, to the fledgling technology of valleytronics, there is much to be excited about with the discovery of a unique new two-dimensional semiconductor, rhenium disulfide, by researchers at Berkeley Lab’s Molecular Foundry.
Researchers from North Carolina State University have investigated the viability of a technique called â€œspincastingâ€ for creating thin films of nanoparticles on an underlying substrate â€“ an important step in the creation of materials with a variety of uses, from optics to electronics.
Toward intelligent and creative computers.
Engineers at the University of Leeds have developed a simple technology which can be used in existing chemical reactors to ensure "right first time" drug crystal formation.
An international team of researchers from the Netherlands, Russia and Austria discovered that monolayer coverage and channel length set the mobility in self-assembled monolayer field-effect transistors (SAMFETs).
REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Asemblon, Inc.
By Anglin, Timothy C Conboy, John C ABSTRACT The dependence of 1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3- phosphocholine (DPPC) flip-flop kinetics on the lateral membrane pressure in a phospholipid bilayer was investigated by sum- frequency vibrational spectroscopy.
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have shown for the first time that a single layer of molecular â€œsalveâ€ can significantly soothe the stresses affecting clean metal surfaces.
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