News - 31 May 2011
A team of researchers from the Physics, Chemistry, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering departments of the University of Melbourne have found that a quantum atom enclosed in a nanodiamond could be...
News - 28 Apr 2011
A team of scientists at the Rice University have discovered the heaviest antimatter particle known as antihelium-4. This newly found antimatter particle is derived from the helium nucleus. Physicists...
News - 16 Feb 2011
Physicists at the Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland, have built a circuit that is hardly more than a whiff of gas moving within laser beams.
The team has endeavored to make the...
News - 30 Nov 2010
The University of Pittsburgh scientists have developed a light sensor with four nanometer width and light detecting capacity on a nearly atomic scale.
The average width of a human hair is 80,000...
News - 22 Nov 2010
University of Pittsburgh scientists have developed a light sensor in nanoscale size, which can be coupled with an electronic circuitry of near-atomic-size for the generation of hybrid electronic and...
News - 15 Nov 2010
Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh and University of Wisconsin at Madison have created a nanoscale light sensor, that can be combined with near-atomic-size electronic circuitry to produce...
News - 14 Nov 2010
NASA's rover Curiosity is expected to touch down on Mars in August 2012. Preceding the mission by a few months, its science measurements will begin much closer to Earth.
The Mars Science...
News - 12 Aug 2010
The microelectromechanical system (MEMS) technology enables small machine to fine-tune itself so as to make highly precise sensors which could serve medical diagnostics, environmental testing and...
News - 18 Jun 2010
Results of a multidisciplinary study, focused on capturing radioactive-excited nanoparticles and radiation luminescence to enable disease detection through subtle signs, were presented by...