Enhanced recombination rate is achieved on a novel plasmonic platform that exploits the spontaneous formation of a V-pit-texture on the surface of a light-emitting diode.
Researchers at Sichuan University have created an alternative to conventional leather lubricants using synthetic copolymers.
A test of whether stress states can be induced in a controlled manner in semi-finished tailored blanks manufactured by orbital cold-forming.
A dynamic photo-alignment technique to design and arbitrarily arrange the in-plane helical axes of cholesteric liquid crystals.
Quantum cascade lasers enable the quick and efficient real-time mid-infrared microspectroscopy of living microorganisms.
Researchers study new bioactive scaffolds based on PLA fibers, modified with a peptide sequence derived from fibronectin, an extracellular matrix component.
Swiss researchers present a postmodification protocol of a polymer that allows the creation of a variety of surfaces for different applications.
A novel light trapping configuration for thin-film photovoltaics, called a compound parabolic trapper, is proposed.
The showcase presents a free-to-read selection of physica status solidi articles published in 2015.
Nanoscale vesicles made from different block copolymers and functionalized with heparin represent a new design concept for polymer-based nanomimics.
Optical fiber devices for microfluidics integration open up new horizons for advanced “lab-on-a-chip” technologies.
An advantageous side-by-side strategy is used to produce two-in-one fibers of poly(L-lactide) (PLLA) and silk fibroin