<b>New Insights into the Role of Ionic Interaction Within Graphene and Water</b>

New Insights into the Role of Ionic Interaction Within Graphene and Water

A research team led by Northwestern University engineers and Argonne National Laboratory researchers have uncovered new findings into the role of ionic interaction within graphene and water....
<b>Chemists' surprising discovery of nanoconfined reactions could aid catalytic design</b>

Chemists' surprising discovery of nanoconfined reactions could aid catalytic design

Georgia State University chemistry researchers have unlocked one of the mysteries of catalytic reactions on a microscopic scale, allowing for the design of more efficient industrial processes. Ca ......
<b>Researchers 3D print a working heart pump with real human cells</b>

Researchers 3D print a working heart pump with real human cells

The study is published and appears on the cover of Circulation Research , a publication of the American Heart Association. In the past, researchers have tried to 3D print cardiomyocytes, or heart muscle cells, that were derived from what ar...
<b>High-resolution imaging of nanoparticle surface structures is now possible</b>

High-resolution imaging of nanoparticle surface structures is now possible

Using scanning tunnelling microscopy (STM), extremely high resolution imaging of the molecule-covered surface structures of silver nanoparticles is possible, even down to the recognition of individual parts of the molecules protecting the s...
<b>View: black phosphorus -- a biodegradable two-dimensional material with multiple antitumor effects</b>

View: black phosphorus -- a biodegradable two-dimensional material with multiple antitumor effects

Since its discovery two-dimensional nanomaterials have been used in a variety of nano biomedical applications especially in anti-tumor therapy such as inhibiting cancer growth malignant migration multidrug resistance. Black phosphorus (BP) w...
<b>Scientists create new recipe for single-atom transistors</b>

Scientists create new recipe for single-atom transistors

Now, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and their colleagues at the University of Maryland have developed a step-by-step recipe to produce the atomic-scale devices. Using these instructions, the NIST-le...
<b>Electrical contact to molecules in semiconductor structures established for the first time</b>

Electrical contact to molecules in semiconductor structures established for the first time

Electrical circuits are constantly being scaled down and extended with specific functions. A new method now allows electrical contact to be established with simple molecules on a conventional silicon chip. The technique promises to bring ad...
<b>New tech delivers high-tech film that blocks electromagnetic interference</b>

New tech delivers high-tech film that blocks electromagnetic interference

Electromagnetic interference (EMI), which can harm smartphones, tablets, chips, drones, wearables, and evenaircraft and human health, is increasing with the explosive proliferation of devices that generate it. Themarket for EM-blocking solu...
<b>Inexpensive, non-toxic nanofluid could be a game-changer for oil recovery</b>

Inexpensive, non-toxic nanofluid could be a game-changer for oil recovery

Researchers from the University of Houston have demonstrated that an inexpensive and non-toxic nanofluid can be used to efficiently recover even heavy oil with high viscosity from reservoirs. The nanofluid, made in a common household blende...
<b>Researchers breaking new ground in materials science</b>

Researchers breaking new ground in materials science

The goal was to develop two-dimensional materials, which are a single atomic layer thick, with added functionality to extend the revolutionary developments in materials science that started with the discovery of graphene in 2004. In total,...