October 7th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
Nanotechnology deals with all things science on the nanoscale—that’s on the order of 10^–9. Which is why this Sunday, 10/9, is National Nanotechnology Day. Here are some of the latest small-scale science discoveries that are sure to make a big impact.
August 5th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
Kyocera to acquire optical component manufacturer, AGC to establish automotive glass manufacturing base in North Africa, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for August 5, 2016.
June 29th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
Ultra thin lens resolves chirality and color, photovoltaics that mimic rose petals, and other materials stories that may be of interest for June 29, 2016.
May 18th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
Functionalized nanomaterials for carbon capture, floor tiles that generate power, and other materials stories that may be of interest for May 18, 2016.
January 22nd, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
The 2016 edition of Electronic Materials and Applications—the meeting’s seventh annual installment—took place this week in sunny Orlando, Fla.
December 29th, 2015 | by Stephanie Liverani
Materials science has been and will continue to be at the forefront of clean energy innovations. In 2015, we reported on three major clean energy trends thanks to advanced materials and engineering.
December 16th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Exploring limits of energy transfer, catalysts for solar water splitters, and other materials stories that may be of interest for December 16, 2015.
October 29th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Researchers at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia are developing their own über black material, although this one’s not competing for a superlative achievement—their gold nanomaterial can reflect any color of choice with a simple addition of dye.
May 5th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Metal-to-insulator transition, pseudoparticles zoom through zinc oxide, and other materials stories that may be of interest for May 5, 2015.
March 5th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg and Japanese electronics company TDK report that they’ve developed a conductive oxide film that boasts increased infrared transparency and creates a higher current.