Dec 22, 2008
Nanotechweb.org: best of 2008
There's a strong applications focus to this year's most viewed selection and we'd put money on scale-up and the development of mass fabrication techniques as themes for 2009.
This year's top five stories -
Real-time footage shows laser-driven carbon nanohorns eliminating a target virus.
Device could be used to route optical data in future computer chips.
Nanostructured device can be made by anyone in 15 minutes under ambient conditions.
Single-walled carbon nanotube filter in the pipeline to clean up water.
New structures are 30 times stronger than Kevlar, say researchers.
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