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2011-11-16 09:42:48

Rice University chemists have found a way to load more than 2 million tiny gold particles called nanorods into a single cancer cell.

2011-08-17 14:51:08

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a simple, scalable way to align gold nanorods, particles with optical properties that could be used for emerging biomedical imaging technologies.

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2011-06-27 07:20:33

The eye of the peacock mantis shrimp has led an international team of researchers to develop a two-part waveplate that could improve CD, DVD, blu-ray and holographic technology, creating even higher definition and larger storage density.

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2011-06-24 08:43:43

When semiconductor nanorods are exposed to light, they blink in a seemingly random pattern.

2011-05-12 13:32:35

The practical use of visible light and zinc oxide nanorods for destroying bacterial water contamination has been successfully demonstrated by researchers at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT).

2011-03-14 16:39:00

Chemists at the University of California, Riverside have developed tiny, nanoscale-size rods of iron oxide particles in the lab that respond to an external magnetic field in a way that could dramatically improve how visual information is displayed in the future.

2010-12-15 15:36:59

University of Georgia researchers have developed a technique that can diagnose a common type of pneumonia within minutes, potentially replacing existing tests that can take several days for results.

2010-10-21 13:41:02

Just as landscape photographs shot in low-angle light dramatically accentuate subtle swales and mounds, depositing metal vapors at glancing angles turns a rough surface into amazing nanostructures with a vast range of potential properties.

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2010-03-20 13:19:20

Composites are combinations of materials that produce properties inaccessible in any one material.

2010-02-03 22:32:24

Photothermal technique provides new way to track nanoparticles.


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