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2011-04-07 10:45:00

Unlike many conventional chemical detectors that require an external power source, Lawrence Livermore researchers have developed a nanosensor that relies on semiconductor nanowires, rather than traditional batteries.

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2011-04-04 11:45:07

Surprising phenomenon may lead to greater sensitivity in image sensor devices.

2011-04-02 01:40:21

Focusing on interdisciplinary research is now leading to breakthroughs in bio nanotechnology research.

2011-03-29 13:50:14

After six years of intensive effort, scientists are reporting development of the first commercially viable nanogenerator, a flexible chip that can use body movements — a finger pinch now en route to a pulse beat in the future — to generate electricity.

2011-03-28 17:28:19

New insights into why and how nanowires take the form they do will have profound implications for the development of future electronic components.

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2011-03-25 06:35:38

A controversial idea that sense of smell can be explained by quantum physics is gaining traction in the science world, according to researchers.

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2011-03-10 13:43:37

Device may help process information and measure motion at quantum scale.

2011-02-28 14:51:23

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a cheap and easy method for assembling nanowires, controlling their alignment and density.

2011-02-23 22:25:00

An article by Stevens Institute of Technology researchers featured as the cover page of Applied Physics Letters Volume 98, Issue 7 represents a step forward in techniques for the arrangement of nanowires.

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2011-02-10 09:16:58

Nanowire tiles can perform arithmetic and logical functions and are fully scalable.


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