Visualizing non-equilibrium lithiation of spinel oxide via in situ transmission electron microscopy.
Spinel transition metal oxides are important electrode materials for lithium-ion batteries, whose…Published: May 09, 2016 in Nature communications
Crossbar resistive switching devices down to 40 × 40 nm(2) in size comprising 3-nm-thick HfO2…Published: Nov 30, 2016 in Nanoscale Research Letters
Urocanic acid-modified chitosan nanoparticles can confer anti-inflammatory effect by delivering CD98 siRNA to macrophages
CD98 plays an important role in the development and progression of inflammation. Here, CD98 siRNA…Published: Jun 30, 2016 in Colloids & Surfaces B: Biointerfaces
Liquid cell transmission electron microscopy (LCTEM) provides a unique insight into the dynamics of…Published: May 02, 2016 in Microscopy and microanalysis : the official journal of Microscopy Society of America, Microbeam Analysis Society, Microscopical Society of Canada
The need for an environmental risk assessment for engineered nanomaterials (ENM) necessitates the…Published: May 04, 2016 in Environmental science & technology
Predicting the optoelectronic properties of nanowire films based on control of length polydispersity.
We demonstrate that the optoelectronic properties of percolating thin films of silver nanowires…Published: May 09, 2016 in Scientific reports
DNA-based nanoparticle tension sensors reveal that T-cell receptors transmit defined pN forces to their antigens for enhanced fidelity.
T cells are triggered when the T-cell receptor (TCR) encounters its antigenic ligand, the…Published: May 03, 2016 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Automating DNA origami opens door to many new uses
Like 3-D printing did for larger objects, method makes it easy to build nanoparticles out of DNA.Published: May 26, 2016
Scanning for skyrmions: Scientists directly image skyrmion cluster state transitions in iron-germanium nanodisks
Magnetic skyrmions, or noncoplanar swirling spin textures, are particle-like spin configurations…Published: May 26, 2016
The future of personal satellite technology is here – are we ready for it?
Satellites used to be the exclusive playthings of rich governments and wealthy corporations. But…Published: May 26, 2016
Researchers look to bones and shells as blueprints for stronger, more durable concrete
Researchers at MIT are seeking to redesign concrete—the most widely used human-made material…Published: May 26, 2016
PETA science group publishes a review on pulmonary effects of nanomaterials
A scientist from the PETA International Science Consortium Ltd. is the lead author of a review on…Published: May 26, 2016
Harvesting clean energy in cities [Greg Laden’s Blog]
There is a new technology that can convert both solar and wind energy into electricity in such a way…Published: May 25, 2016
Nanoparticles in baby formula: should parents be worried?
What's in the bottle is good for me, right? nerissa's ring, CC BYThere’s a lot of stuff…Published: May 17, 2016
Small and bright: what nanophotonics means for you
By Benjamin J. Eggleton, University of Sydney Twenty fifteen was UNESCO’s International…Published: May 04, 2016
Molecular architects: how scientists design new materials
Nano-architects design materials that can work together at very tiny scales, like these interlocking…Published: Apr 27, 2016
Searching for why nanoparticle cancer cures don’t work
Less than 1 percent of the nanoparticles in nanoparticle-based cancer treatments get to the tumors.…Published: Apr 26, 2016
Self-Assembling Nanoparticles Offer Super-Efficient, Portable Water Desalination
Engineers devise a new way of leveraging plasmonics for fresh water.Published: Apr 25, 2016
Understanding Nano-bubbles and Exploiting Their Unusual Properties
University of BirminghamSalary: Not specifiedPosted: May 24, 2016