Creating structures at the nanoscale from the normally non-sticky polymer can create gecko-like adhesion.
A new iPad keyboard from Logitech represents the first major commercial use of dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs) developed in the Grätzel lab...
Reversible fragmentation and self-assembling of nematic liquid crystal droplets on functionalized pyroelectric substrates
A new guide to thin films, edited by Gianfranco Pacchioni and Sergio Valeri is given the review treatment by Dr. Charles Dunnill,...
Luo and Lloyd, using molecular dynamics simulations, have investigated methods to increase the thermal conductivity of polymeric nanocomposites.
A new chiral material demonstrates a highly efficient optical response.
A new nanodevice has been developed, intended to reproduce the behaviour of a human synapse.
Clamping down a nanowire with a different material allows researchers to make more precise measurements of the nanowire's Young's modulus.
Researchers imitate the egg stalks of lacewings to develop new material.
On-chip culturing and molecular profiling of captured cancer cells using a low-cost, rapid microfluidic cell sorter device