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Researchers Review Ways to Enhance Metal-Induced Visible Light Photocatalysis

Photocatalysis through sunlight has been of significant interest to researchers to enable highly efficient solar energy conversion and for challenges in environmental remediation problems. A number... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Researchers Prove that Glass can Bend and Flex on a Nanoscale

A new glass technology capable of adding a new level of flexibility to the microscopic world of medical devices has been developed by Brigham Young University researchers. Headed by Aaron Hawkins,... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Researchers Develop Innovative Nano-Capillary Rise Model to Decipher Fracking

In the last decades, hydraulic fracturing or “fracking,” a method of oil and gas extraction, has taken the global energy industry by storm. In this technique, small gas and oil deposits... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Researchers Reveal Atomic Positions and Local Electronic Properties of 2D MXene

Scientists have long been searching for electrically conductive materials for cost-effective energy-storage devices. Two-dimensional (2D) ceramics known as MXenes are candidates. MXenes, unlike most... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Sandia Researchers Develop 3D Metasurfaces Possessing Optical Possibilities

Metamaterials are not found in nature, but they do have the potential for a world of applications with their ability to bend light to keep satellites cooler, make ultra-efficient cell phone antennas... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Harvard Researchers Build Small, Hand-Held Spectrometer Using Meta-Lenses

New hand-held spectrometers matching the same performance capacity of large, benchtop instruments have been designed by physicists from Harvard University. The details of the innovation are published... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Researchers Develop Silicon Nanoantenna that Scatters Light in Particular Direction

A group of physicists from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), ITMO University, and The University of Texas at Austin have created a unique nanoantenna with the ability to scatter... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Researchers Demonstrate Ability to Manipulate Vibrations of Nanometer-Scale-Thickness Drum

Scientists at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai, have successfully manipulated the vibrations of a graphene drum of a nanometer scale thickness, achieving the most versatile... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Nanomaterials Researchers Develop Ultrathin Film for Wearable Electronic Devices

An international group of nanomaterials researchers from Korea University and the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) have developed a simple and affordable method to produce an ultrathin film,... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Researchers Use Nanoprobes to Compare Mechanical Responses of Healthy and Cancerous Cells

Giving blood cells a gentle squeeze can reveal a great deal about their health. To find out more, researchers in France have used a tiny force probe to compare the mechanical responses of healthy and... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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