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Technology update

Binary metal oxide surface goes electrocatalytic

Ni-Co film has lots of active edges.

Device contact: more than just a phase

Manipulating the phase of MoS2 at contact points provides excellent low-resistance junctions for ultrathin transistors.

Ligands can make for patchy nanocrystal surface

Surprisingly, capping ligands only offer sparse covering say US researchers.

Nanotubular coating improves vascular stents

Nickel-titanium based medical implants are better when coated with tube-like structures.

Shedding more light on CNT photocurrent

Karlsruhe Institute of Nanotechnology work will help in the development of optoelectronics applications made from single-walled carbon nanotubes.

Courses and events

Physics Meets Biology 2014

35 Sep 2014, St. Anne's College, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HS, United Kingdom.

2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Lasers, Optics & Photonics(Optics-2014)

810 Sep 2014, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Bristol Nanoscience Symposium 2014

1416 Sep 2014, Bristol, United Kingdom.

Graphene World Summit 2014

1516 Sep 2014, Berkeley, CA, United States.

Nanotechnology Discussions podcasts


Electromagnetism at the nanoscale

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Nanotechnology celebrates 25 years

Higlights from 25 years Nanotechnology Discussion podcast

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In depth

Bionanotechnology: Arrays in the future prospects of the field

Nanotechnology’s prominence in modern medicine is indisputable, but establishing exactly how biological systems will interact with nanostructures can be far from clean cut. We look at some of the progress in the field so far and trends that are emerging from the literature.

Carbon and terahertz nanotechnology: A promising alliance

The unique characteristics of both terahertz radiation and carbon nanostructures are encouraging a number of researchers to investigate potential physics and applications that combine them.

White papers

An introduction to particle size characterisation by DCS

A white paper from Analytik Ltd.

Targeted patch clamping with ion conductance microscopy

A white paper from Park Systems.

ICM Image of Suspended Collagen Fibrils

A white paper from Park Systems.

Cell Volume Measurement of Ion Conductance Microscopy

A white paper from Park Systems.

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