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CMOS Integrated Silicon Nanophotonics Developed by IBM

IBM has announced another breakthrough in its long term research goal to harness the low power consumption and incredible speed promised by optical computing.

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Ultra-Clean Nanowires and The Development of New High-Efficiency Solar Cells

New ultra-clean nanowires produced at the Nano-Science Center, University of Copenhagen will have a central role in the development of new high-efficiency solar cells and electronics on a nanometer scale. PhD student Peter Krogstrup, Niels Bohr Institute, in collaboration with a number of well-known researchers and the company SunFlake A/S, is behind the breakthrough. The […]

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Thermoelectric technology uses auto exhaust heat to create electricity

Researchers are creating a system that harvests heat from an engine’s exhaust to generate electricity, reducing a car’s fuel consumption.

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Nanoelectrics Will Bring Changes to Our Lives

We are surrounded by nanoelectronics through products such as computers, mobile phones, sensors and electric cars.

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How Nanotechnology has the Ability to Solve Problems

Your cell phone may one day be powered by a nanoprotein extracted from spinach. Leafy vegetables use photosynthesis to convert solar energy in order to grow, said Hongda Chen, a national program leader at National Institute of Food and Agriculture at the United States Department of Agriculture. By studying the plant’s Photosystem I, nanoscale protein […]

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