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Sep 19, 2013
New technique to produce extremely thin gaps in metal layers could help make ultrafast and energy efficient nanodevices
Aug 16, 2013
First nanowire LED arrays capable of converting applied mechanical pressure into light signals
Jul 1, 2013
Device bodes well for next-generation information technology in which photons rather than electrons make up circuit components
Jun 18, 2013
Cluster of gold nanodisks enhances optical circuits
Apr 26, 2013
Southampton team on track for observing Anderson localization.
Apr 19, 2013
2D semiconductor could rival wonder material graphene and even silicon itself in future optoelectronics.
Mar 21, 2013
Devices can be tuned to emit over a range of colours, from deep red to yellow-orange, by controlling size of silicon nanocrystals
Feb 22, 2013
Highest quality achieved in a semiconductor dot system.
Feb 13, 2013
Glowing 2D material could find applications in optoelectronics.
Jan 10, 2013
New structures could be used to make 3D holography displays.
Dec 7, 2012
New results for selenium important for variety of applications including solar cells, computer memories and LEDs.
Oct 11, 2012
Novel devices work at room temperature and are compatible with traditional silicon-based photonics.
Sep 18, 2012
"Fluctuational electrodynamics" describes how tiny objects radiate.
Feb 14, 2012
Electromagnetically induced transparency seen in nuclear system for first time
Feb 9, 2012
Modified graphene anode increases work function and reduces sheet resistance
Nov 24, 2011
Novel structures convert red light into blue
Sep 5, 2011
Metallic nanostructures boost light absorption
Jul 19, 2011
Developers hope to use the device to study living cells
Jun 2, 2011
Promising new system shows "interesting non-linear response"