Better batteries and super-sticky glues are becoming possible because of nanomaterials.
New publications, experiments and breakthroughs in nanotechnology--and what they mean.
Materials advances could bring color, video, and flexibility.
New chemistry and microsurfaces have led to super oil-repellent materials that are self-cleaning.
Researchers have made defect-free gallium-nitride nanowires that could replace bulky quartz crystals in cell-phone receivers.
MIT researchers have invented a microfluidic way to efficiently make particles with exquisite internal structure.
A new process could make nanotube fibers that are strong enough to stop bullets.
For an easy-to-make adhesive inspired by mussels, possible applications abound.
Researchers are experimenting with a novel nanowire material to power tiny biosensors and portable devices.
Photovoltaics made of nanowires could lead to cheaper solar panels.