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Counting antigens with gold nanoparticles  nanowerk · 2 days
Researchers propose a gold nanoparticle (GNP) probe-assisted sandwich-counting strategy in vitro that relies on a GNP probe, an antibody-functionalized chip to 'count' antigen molecules using a scanning electron microscope. more
Flies smell through a gore-tex system  nanowerk · 2 days
New insights into the formation of surface nanostructures. more
Electric skyrmions charge ahead for next-generation data storage  nanowerk · 3 days
Research team makes a chiral skyrmion crystal with electric properties; puts new spin on future information storage applications. more
Bioengineers program cells as digital signal processors  nanowerk · 3 days
Synthetic biologists add tunable, analog-to-digital converter to their toolkit. more
Researchers use 3D printer to print glass  nanowerk · 3 days
3D printing of chalcogenide glass could enable low-cost manufacturing of complex optical components for telecom and sensing applications. more
From nata de coco to computer screens: Cellulose gets a chance to shine  nanowerk · 3 days
Researchers meticulously measured the optical birefringence of highly aligned cellulose nanofibers, paving the way for sharper television, computer, and smartphone screens. more
A hole in one for holographic display  nanowerk · 3 days
Scientists have designed an ultrathin display that can project dynamic, multi-colored, 3D holographic images. more
Optical tweezers achieve new feats of capturing atoms  nanowerk · 3 days
In a new study, scientists showed that it could load groups of individual atoms into large grids with an efficiency unmatched by existing methods. more
Lasers make magnets behave like fluids  nanowerk · 3 days
Researchers have discovered how magnets recover after being blasted by a laser. It turns out, they act a bit like oil and water in a jar. more
Graphene foam material harvests water from air  nanowerk · 3 days
A newly developed graphene nanocomposite foam realizes water harvesting through a capture-release cycle. more
Researchers improve method to recycle and renew used cathodes from lithium-ion batteries  nanowerk · 3 days
Researchers have improved their recycling process that regenerates degraded cathodes from spent lithium-ion batteries. The new process is safer and uses less energy than... more
Faster Active Alignment with NanoCube XYZ Piezo Flexure Scanning Stage  nanowerk · 3 days
A more compact XYZ nanopositioning system for faster active alignment and higher scanning speed, with integrated sensors for nanometer precise closed-loop control is now available. more
3D printing complete energy storage architectures  nanowerk · 3 days
Researcher have demonstrated the first freestanding sodium-ion (full cell) battery formed entirely of components that have been fabricated via 3D printing. more
First astrophysical detection of the first molecule that formed in the universe  nanowerk · 3 days
Operating the GREAT far-infrared spectrometer onboard the flying observatory SOFIA, an international research team reports the unambiguous detection of the helium hydride ion towards... more
Neuron and synapse-mimetic spintronics devices developed  nanowerk · 4 days
A research group has developed spintronics devices which are promising for future energy-efficient and adoptive computing systems, as they behave like neurons and synapses in the human brain. more
ARIEL Data Challenge Series launched to build global community for exoplanet data solutions  nanowerk · 4 days
ARIEL, a mission to make the first large-scale survey of exoplanet atmospheres, has launched a global competition series to find innovative solutions... more
Biosensor 'bandage' collects and analyzes sweat  nanowerk · 4 days
Researchers have developed a bandage-like biosensor that both collects and -- in conjunction with a smart phone -- analyzes sweat. more
Injected DNA nanodevice as light-activated remote control for cells  nanowerk · 4 days
Researchers used near-infrared light and an injected DNA nanodevice to guide stem cells to an injury, which helped muscle tissue regrow in mice. more
Explosion on Jupiter-sized star ten times more powerful than ever seen on our Sun  nanowerk · 4 days
A stellar flare ten times more powerful than anything seen on our sun has burst from an ultracool star almost... more
Network puts metallic 3D printing on track for automotive series production  nanowerk · 4 days
The partners of the IDAM project will transfer metallic 3D printing into an industrialized and highly automated series process in the automotive industry for the first... more
Food engineering with microstructured fibers  nanowerk · 4 days
An approach based on multi-material thermal drawing for the fabrication of a variety of fully edible fibers as a novel platform for the tailoring of healthy food production. more
Smart antioxidant-containing polymer responds to body chemistry, environment  nanowerk · 4 days
Engineers have developed and tested a new drug-delivery system that senses high oxidant levels and responds by administering just the right amount of antioxidant to restore this delicate balance. more
Need more energy storage? Just hit 'print'  nanowerk · 4 days
Researchers produce conductive MXene ink to print micro-supercapacitors. more
Powerful particles and tugging tides may affect extraterrestrial life  nanowerk · 4 days
Two new studies by space scientists may bring into question the habitability of TRAPPIST-1 exoplanets. more
The sticky science of underwater adhesives  nanowerk · 4 days
Mussel foot protein is sticky; engineering researchers can make it stickier. more
Giving robots a better feel for object manipulation (w/video)  nanowerk · 4 days
Model improves a robot?s ability to mold materials into shapes and interact with liquids and solid objects. more
Extra axis makes for cutting-edge fabrication  nanowerk · 4 days
A 5-axis swinging-rotating machining technique enables fabrication of ultra-precise optical microstructures up to 30 times faster. more
Tuning terahertz transmission with metasurfaces  nanowerk · 4 days
A metasurface whose optical properties change in response to electricity provides precise control over the reflection and transmission of radiation. more
Printing nanoparticle shapes for medical applications  nanowerk · 4 days
Researchers have developed a technology to customize the shapes of polymers and polymeric nanoparticles using DNA. In both 2D and 3D, precise patterns of structures composed of biocompatible polymer materials can be easily designed and constructed... more
Old black holes in a young universe  nanowerk · 5 days
Astronomers reveal supermassive black holes were common in the early universe. more
All-inorganic perovskite quantum dots help realize full-spectrum persistent luminescence tuning  nanowerk · 5 days
In a new study, scientists report a novel strategy to fine-tuning the persistent luminescence by using all-inorganic perovskite quantum dots as efficient light conversion materials. more
Above-room-temperature antiferroelectric based on two-dimensional hybrid perovskite  nanowerk · 5 days
In a first, researchers constructed above-room-temperature antiferroelectric with high energy storage efficiency based on two-dimensional organic-inorganic hybrid perovskite. more
TESS discovers its first Earth-sized planet  nanowerk · 5 days
Orbiting a nearby star, the new planet is the smallest identified so far by the TESS mission. more
Variations in the 'fogginess' of the universe identify a milestone in cosmic history  nanowerk · 5 days
Large differences in the 'foggines' of the early universe were caused by islands of cold gas left behind when the universe heated... more
Fast and selective optical heating for functional nanomagnetic metamaterials  nanowerk · 5 days
Scientists demonstrate the use of hybrid magnetic-plasmonic elements to facilitate contactless and selective temperature control in magnetic functional metamaterials. more
New method to create ultrafast 3D images of nanostructures  nanowerk · 5 days
Scientists have developed a method in which two images of an object can be taken from two different directions using a single laser pulse. The images are then combined to... more
At the limits of detectability  nanowerk · 5 days
New approach facilitates spectroscopy on individual molecules. more
Getting a smart tattoo without using any needle  nanowerk · 5 days
A micro-jet injection technology that doesn't use needles at all creates an ultrafast liquid jet with the thickness of a human hair that penetrates the skin. more
Plastic's carbon footprint  nanowerk · 5 days
Researchers conduct first global assessment of the lifecycle of greenhouse gas emissions from plastics. more
Light-driven artificial muscle made with nanomaterials  nanowerk · 5 days
Researchers have developed a plasmonic-assisted holistic artificial muscle that can independently act as a fully functional motor system without assembling or joints. more
Light from exotic particle states  nanowerk · 6 days
Researchers have developed a new type of light-emitting diode. Light is produced from the radiative decay of exciton complexes in layers of just a few atoms thickness. more
Printable nanogenerator creates electricity from snowfall  nanowerk · 6 days
Researchers have designed a new device that creates electricity from falling snow. The first of its kind, this device is inexpensive, small, thin and flexible like a sheet of plastic. more
Graphene gives a tremendous boost to future terahertz cameras  nanowerk · 6 days
A new study reports on the development of a graphene-enabled detector for terahertz light that is faster and more sensitive than existing room-temperature technologies. more
New research advances the art of protein blacksmithing  nanowerk · 6 days
Researchers forge new computational tools to make more accurate predictions of protein structures. more
Scientists print first 3D heart using patient's biological materials  nanowerk · 6 days
Engineered heart completely matches the immunological, cellular, biochemical and anatomical properties of the patient. more
3D printing MOFs with nanocellulose  nanowerk · 6 days
Researchers demonstrate a 3D printable hydrogel ink containing metal-organic frameworks (MOFs). The synthesis and printing processes take place at room temperature using water as a solvent. more
Novel laser processing method to increase efficiency of optoelectronic devices  nanowerk · 6 days
Scientists have discovered a new method to passivate defects in next generation optical materials to improve optical quality and enable the miniaturization of light emitting diodes and other... more
Stardust machine fabricates high quantities of complex nanoparticles  nanowerk · 6 days
At the heart of a new project is the 10 m-long Stardust machine, designed to mimic conditions in the outer atmospheres of red giant stars. In a series of five ultra-high-vacuum chambers,... more
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