<b>Imperfect electrode proves more efficient</b>

Imperfect electrode proves more efficient

Resistive switching memory devices offer several advantages over the currently used computer memory technology. Researchers from the MIPT Atomic Layer Deposition Lab have joined forces with colleagues from Korea to study the impact of electr...
<b>Nano-objects of desire: Assembling ordered nanostructures in 3-D</b>

Nano-objects of desire: Assembling ordered nanostructures in 3-D

A schematic of the programmable assembly of 3-D ordered nanostructures from material voxels that can carry inorganic or organic nanoparticles with different functions, such as light emitters and absorbers, proteins, and enzymes with chemica...
<b>Near-infrared probe decodes telomere dynamics</b>

Near-infrared probe decodes telomere dynamics

A fluorescent compound was attached to the PIP that targets the DNA repeating sequence found in telomeres. This probe, called SiR-TTet59B, enables observation of telomeres in action. A new synthetic probe offers a safe and straightforward a...
<b>Approaches to Enable High Volume Production of Precision Ultrasonic Transducers</b>

Approaches to Enable High Volume Production of Precision Ultrasonic Transducers

NineSigma, representing Titan Advanced Energy Solutions, seeks developments and approaches to enable production of transducer components and/or assemblies at high volume. Current transducer assemblies are hand-built. Titan seeks technologie...
<b>Structural colors from cellulose-based polymers</b>

Structural colors from cellulose-based polymers

Self-assembly of responsive photonic biobased materials in liquid marbles....
<b>Advanced Functional Materials: has MXene based multi stage foam material with high efficiency and sta</b>

Advanced Functional Materials: has MXene based multi stage foam material with high efficiency and sta

Although water is the most abundant resource on the earth the shortage of fresh water resources has always been the key problem restricting social development. Using the water evaporation structure of sunlight heat conversion to produce pure...
<b>Xiaomi launches a graphene-based smart heating mattress</b>

Xiaomi launches a graphene-based smart heating mattress

Xiaomi recently launched a crowdfunding campaign for its new graphene-based smart heating mattress. The graphene layer in the mattress is used to generate heat, and according to the company the graphene enables uniform heating without the o...
<b>Chemists Define Major Compound for Catalytic Nitrogen-Atom Transfer Reactions</b>

Chemists Define Major Compound for Catalytic Nitrogen-Atom Transfer Reactions

Chemists from the University of Göttingen and Goethe University Frankfurt have thoroughly analyzed the major compound formed in a catalytic nitrogen-atom transfer reaction....
<b>Injectable hydrogel could someday lead to more effective vaccines</b>

Injectable hydrogel could someday lead to more effective vaccines

“Injectable Hydrogels for Sustained Codelivery of Subunit Vaccines Enhance Humoral Immunity” ACS Central Science Vaccines have curtailed the spread of several infectious diseases, such as smallpox, polio and measles. However, vaccines a...
<b>Solving for nuclear structure in light nuclei</b>

Solving for nuclear structure in light nuclei

In nuclei, all the fundamental forces of nature are at play. The dense region at the centre of an atom — where the protons and neutrons are found — is a place where scientists can test their understanding of the fundamental interactions ...