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Imaging individual flexible DNA 'building blocks' in 3-D

Over the past decade, researchers have been working to create nanoscale materials and devices using DNA as construction materials through a process called "DNA origami."

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Multiple terminal memtransistors step up to mimic brains

Researchers develop the first multiterminal memristor device using polycrystalline 2D MoS2

8 hours ago from Nanotechweb

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MEMS chips get metatlenses

Lens technologies have advanced across all scales, from digital cameras and high bandwidth in fiber optics to the LIGO lab instruments. Now, a new lens technology that could be produced using ...

Tue 20 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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Reinventing the inductor

A basic building block of modern technology, inductors are everywhere: cellphones, laptops, radios, televisions, cars. And surprisingly, they are essentially the same today as in 1831, when ...

22 hours ago from Phys.org

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Researchers bring high-res magnetic resonance imaging to nanometer scale

A new technique that brings magnetic resonance imaging to the nanometer scale with unprecedented resolution will open the door for major advances in understanding new materials, virus particles ...

Wed 21 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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Researchers invent tiny, light-powered wires to modulate brain's electrical signals

The human brain largely remains a black box: How the network of fast-moving electrical signals turns into thought, movement and disease remains poorly understood. But it is electrical, so it ...

Tue 20 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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Microscopic Solution May Save Researchers Big Time

NewsResearchers believe they have addressed a long-standing problem troubling scientists and engineers for more than 35 years.Contributed Author: University of Texas at DallasTopics: Imaging

Wed 21 Feb 18 from Laboratory Equipment

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Unprecedented single-digit-nanometer magnetic tunnel junction demonstrated

A research group from Tohoku University has revealed ultra-small magnetic tunnel junctions (MTJs) down to a single-digit-nanometer scale that have sufficient retention properties and yet can ...

Wed 21 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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Splitting crystals for 2-D metallic conductivity

Sheets of electrons that are highly mobile in only two dimensions, known as 2-D electron gas, have unique properties that can be leveraged for faster and novel electronic devices. Researchers ...

Wed 21 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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