Nano Futures

Nano FuturesTM is a multidisciplinary, high-impact journal publishing fundamental and applied research at the forefront of nanoscience and technological innovation.

Roadmap on solar water splitting: current status and future prospects
Sheng Chu et al. 2017 Nano Futures 1 022001
- Indepth: Solar energy research thrives in symbiosis (Oct 2017)

Observation of giant conductance fluctuations in a protein
Bintian Zhang et al. 2017 Nano Futures 1 035002
- Tech update: Unexplained huge protein conductances hint at evolution (Nov 2017)


Nanotechnology encompasses the understanding of the fundamental physics, chemistry, biology and technology of nanometre-scale objects.

3D printed multiplexed electrospinning sources for large-scale production of aligned nanofiber mats with small diameter spread
Erika García-López et al. 2017 Nanotechnology 28 425302

Nanoparticles target early-stage breast cancer metastasis in vivo
Evgeniya Goldman et al. 2017 Nanotechnology 28 43LT01

Nitrogen-doped hollow porous carbon nanospheres coated with MnO2 nanosheets as excellent sulfur hosts for Li–S batteries
Xiaolong Zhang et al. 2017 Nanotechnology 28 475401

2D Materials

2D MaterialsTM is a multidisciplinary, electronic-only journal devoted to publishing fundamental and applied research of the highest quality and impact covering all aspects of graphene and related two-dimensional materials.

Current rectification and asymmetric photoresponse in MoS2 stacking-induced homojunctions
Juan Xia et al. 2017 2D Materials 4 035011
- Tech Update: 2D molybdenum disulphide can be tuned by stacking (Aug 2017)

Spider silk reinforced by graphene or carbon nanotubes
Emiliano Lepore et al. 2017 2D Materials 4 031013
- Tech update: Spiders fed nanocarbon spin superior silk (Aug 2017)

Reduction and shaping of graphene-oxide by laser-printing for controlled bone tissue regeneration and bacterial killing
Valentina Palmieri et al. 2018 2D Materials 5 015027
- Tech Update: Laser-printed anti-bacterial graphene oxide helps regenerate bone (Dec 2017)

Journal of Physics D

is concerned with all aspects of applied physics research, from biophysics, magnetism, plasmas and semiconductors to the structure and properties of matter.

Emergent elemental two-dimensional materials beyond graphene
Yuanbo Zhang et al. 2017 J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 50 053004

Multi-harmonic quantum dot optomechanics in fused LiNbO3–(Al)GaAs hybrids
Emeline D S Nysten et al. 2017 J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 50 43LT01
- part of the Special Issue on Surface Acoustic Waves in Semiconductor Nanosystems

Mechanical properties of thermoelectric lanthanum telluride from quantum mechanics
Guodong Li et al. /2017 J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 50 274002

Superconductor Science and Technology

Published monthly, Superconductor Science and Technology is a truly multidisciplinary journal providing an essential forum for members of the superconductivity research community.

A miniaturized 4 K platform for superconducting infrared photon counting detectors
Nathan R Gemmell et al 2017 Supercond. Sci. Technol. 30 11LT01
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