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Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics.&nbsp;<a href="#__target_object_not_reachable"> <br /></a>

Nanoelectronics

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics. [more]

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Chemistry . Material Sciences

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Nanotechnology in a glass sponge

February 24, 2014

The marine sponge Monorhaphis chuni (M. Chuni) forms a glass filament with a perfect periodic arrangement of nanopores employing a similar method that is used for fabrication of man-made mesoporous nanomaterials [more]

Material Sciences . Solid State Research

Resistance makes waves

December 23, 2013

There is a growing understanding of the conditions required for superconductivity and how it can be achieved at realistic temperatures [more]

Chemistry

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Snapshots differentiate molecules from their mirror image

November 28, 2013

Max Planck researchers are able to reveal the spatial structure of chiral molecules [more]

Chemistry . Ecology

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Domesticated silk moths have limited sense of smell

November 21, 2013

Domesticated silkmoths Bombyx mori have a much more limited perception of environmental odours compared to their wild relatives. [more]

Material Sciences . Quantum Physics

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The smallest storage system in the world

November 15, 2013

Controlling the magnetic moment of individual atoms opens up new possibilities for compact data storage devices and quantum computers [more]

Chemistry . Material Sciences

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Rust protection from nanocapsules

November 06, 2013

Containers made of a conductive polymer only open in the presence of corrosion and release anticorrosive payloads [more]

Chemistry . Microbiology . Structural Biology

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Rare earths in bacteria

October 30, 2013

Methane-decomposing bacteria from hot springs need the valuable metals to produce energy [more]

Chemistry . Material Sciences . Microbiology

Biominerals point the way

October 30, 2013

The way bacteria create their magnetic navigational aids could be an inspiration for materials scientists [more]

 
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