Metamaterials that can locally control their stiffness and shape would enable a host of new technologies.
Resistive switching occurs when a dielectric suddenly changes its resistance in the presence of a strong electric field. This phenomenon underpins the...
Researchers design the best-performing red QLED to date using quantum dots.
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry is a moment to take stock of the achievements of materials science. Advanced Science News speaks...
Scientists developed a fully print-in-place electronics technique that is gentle enough to work on surfaces as delicate as human skin.
Appliction of an AC current results in a self-sustaining oscillating polymer surface.
Hui-Ming Cheng and colleagues Da-Wei Wang and Quan-Hong Yang clarify the trouble with current metrics used to quantify supercapacitor performance.
John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino win the 2019 Chemistry Nobel Prize for the development of lithium-ion batteries
A Swiss team of researchers has developed an innovative new approach to creating flexible batteries using stretchable materials.
Electronic plants designed to be more resilient to environmental stress could offer major advantages in agriculture.