A new kind of probe microscope can measure the force needed to push a single atom.
A nanocomposite of aluminum oxide and a polymer is as tough as metals but lighter.
Krishna Palem thinks a little uncertainty in chips could extend battery life in mobile devices--and maybe the duration of Moore's Law, too.
New publications, experiments and breakthroughs in nanotechnology--and what they mean.
A new chip design could lead to far cheaper large-area electronics.
Nanowires that convert motion into current could lead to textiles that can generate power.
A new material allows researchers to write and erase 3-D images for displays.
Exotic materials and cheaper substrates could lead to better photovoltaics.
Researchers have made analog electronics out of carbon nanotubes.
Researchers create three-dimensional structures using DNA-directed assembly.