Silicon photonics takes the next step toward a high-bandwidth future

Silicon photonics takes the next step toward a high-bandwidth future


April 24, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) The computing and telecommunications industries have ambitious plans for the future: Systems that will store information in the cloud, analyze […]

High performance, lightweight supercapacitor electrodes of the future

High performance, lightweight supercapacitor electrodes of the future


April 24, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) As a novel energy storage device, supercapacitors have attracted substantial attention in recent years due to their ultra-high charge and […]

Graphene-coated nanowires eyed for computers, flexible displays

Graphene-coated nanowires eyed for computers, flexible displays


April 23, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) A new process for coating copper nanowires with graphene lowers resistance and heating, suggesting potential applications in computer chips and […]

The chameleon reorganizes its nanocrystals to change colors

The chameleon reorganizes its nanocrystals to change colors


April 23, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) Many chameleons have the remarkable ability to exhibit complex and rapid color changes during social interactions. A collaboration of scientists […]

Cheap, environmentally friendly solar cells are produced by minimizing disruptive surface layers

Cheap, environmentally friendly solar cells are produced by minimizing disruptive surface layers


April 22, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) By tailoring the interface between the two sections of a solar cell, A*STAR researchers have produced a high-performance solar cell […]

Flexible sensors turn skin into a touch-sensitive interaction space for mobile devices

Flexible sensors turn skin into a touch-sensitive interaction space for mobile devices


April 21, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) If a mobile phone rings during a meeting, its owner often has to dig it out before it can be […]

Optical microfibres light the way for brain-like computing

Optical microfibres light the way for brain-like computing


April 20, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) Computers that function like the human brain could soon become a reality thanks to new research using optical fibres made […]

Using supercomputers to design nanoelectronics components

Using supercomputers to design nanoelectronics components


April 20, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) A relentless global effort to shrink transistors has made computers continually faster, cheaper and smaller over the last 40 years. […]

Untangling DNA with a droplet of water, a pipet and a polymer

Untangling DNA with a droplet of water, a pipet and a polymer


April 16, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) Researchers have long sought an efficient way to untangle DNA in order to study its structure – neatly unraveled and […]

2D-NANOLATTICES nanoelectronics project makes important step with silicene

2D-NANOLATTICES nanoelectronics project makes important step with silicene


April 16, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) A European research project has made an important step towards the further miniaturisation of nanoelectronics, using a highly-promising new material […]

Ultrathin polymer insulators key to low-power soft electronics

Ultrathin polymer insulators key to low-power soft electronics


April 15, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) A group of researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) developed a high-performance ultrathin polymeric insulator […]

Quantum sensor’s advantages survive entanglement breakdown

Quantum sensor’s advantages survive entanglement breakdown


April 13, 2015    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) The extraordinary promise of quantum information processing — solving problems that classical computers can’t, perfectly secure communication — depends on […]

apptheneum is made possible by

Close