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Controlling spin for memory storage
06 Dec 2017
Using computer simulations, researchers are learning how lasers might be used to switch how electrons spin within magnetic materials, making room for faster magnetic memory devices.
A fast reactor system to shorten the lifetime of long-lived fission products
05 Dec 2017
Researchers in Japan have proposed a more efficient method to reduce radioactive waste.
04 Dec 2017
Optimized processing improves the mechanical strength and workability of magnesium alloy as a lighter alternative to aluminum alloy.
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04 Dec 2017
Thin films of a lead-free piezoelectric finally match the performance of the lead-bearing standard.
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01 Dec 2017
A research team in Korea has developed titanium dioxide-based photocatalyst with the highest efficiency in the world that converts carbon dioxide into methane. The result is expected to be applied to technologies to reduce and reuse carbon dioxide.
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29 Nov 2017
A research team from the Gas Processing Center (GPC) at Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG) synthesized new nanocatalysts and improved existing ones via modern preparation techniques.
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29 Nov 2017
A research team of Energy Science and Engineering at Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST), South Korea, has unveiled a new high-performance photodiode that reduces thickness to one-sixth of conventional silicon photodiodes.
29 Nov 2017
Three researchers, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) ranked in the top 1% in their felds globally.
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29 Nov 2017
A team of Korean researchers, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), has presented a new synthetic protocol to produce three-dimensional porous organic materials in the blink of an eye, like firing bullets.
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20 Nov 2017
Korean and American researchers develop a new method for making extremely short pulse lasers that could lead to precision eye surgery and material processing.
20 Nov 2017
Cone-shaped sugar structures can be connected together to form selectively porous nanofiltration membranes.
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20 Nov 2017
Small changes to a surfactant’s structure influence its ability to encapsulate oily molecules.
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20 Nov 2017
A simple technique for mass producing ultrathin, high-quality molybdenum trioxide nanosheets could lead to next-generation electronic and optoelectronic devices.
A schematic illustration of the newly developed Proton-Driven Ion Introduction (PDII) method. Protons generated by electric disassociation of hydrogen are shot into the supply source of the desired ions. The ions are then forced out of the source to be introduced into the host material.
17 Nov 2017
A team of Hokkaido University researchers has developed a novel material synthesis method called proton-driven ion introduction (PDII) which utilizes a phenomenon similar to “ion billiards.” The new method could pave the way for creating numerous new materials, thus drastically advancing materials sciences.
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06 Nov 2017
A research team from Korea has improved the luminance of electroluminescent devices by 422% compared to the conventional ones by applying retro-reflection electrodes The result is expected to be applied in next generation display and signage lighting technology
Simple green synthesis is a breath of fresh air
06 Nov 2017
A method for creating nanoparticles without using solvents could lead to environmentally friendly electronics.
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01 Nov 2017
An innovative technique for making tunable magnetic skyrmions could lead to next-generation memory and computing technologies.
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30 Oct 2017
Researchers in Korea pioneers new medical market development with needles using nanotechnology.
25 Oct 2017
A professor, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), has been selected as an outstanding R&D project of 2017 in South Korea.
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25 Oct 2017
South Korea's Ulsan Nationl Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has presented novel catalyst to accelerate the commercialization of metal-air batteries.
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25 Oct 2017
South Korea's Ulsan Nationl Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has recently introduced a highly stable perovskite solar cells (PSCs).
23 Oct 2017
A simple, low cost technique that uses common materials could lead to significantly cheaper solar cells.
Understanding how electrons turn to glass
23 Oct 2017
Researchers have gained new insight into the electronic processes that guide the transformation of liquids into a solid crystalline or glassy state.
Think laterally to sidestep production problems
17 Oct 2017
The side-by-side deposition of atomically flat semiconductor sheets enhances solar cell conversion efficiency.
Missing atoms in a forgotten crystal bring luminescence
10 Oct 2017
A perovskite crystal’s powerful light-emitting capabilities could be due to missing atoms in its structure.
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05 Oct 2017
Chemically stabilizing atomically flat materials improves their potential for commercial application.
03 Oct 2017
The molten surface of a sodium-based material could assist the direct conversion of methane to useful building blocks.
Bringing signals into phase
28 Sep 2017
A novel type of electronic component made from a blend of polymer materials could enable more effective circuitry.
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28 Sep 2017
Korean researchers have succeeded to synthesize biomimetic material reacting with Nitrile. It is expected to help the development of prodrugs that inhibit specific enzymes in cancer cells.
28 Sep 2017
The theoretical discovery of transparent particles that break the previously accepted limit of visibility opens a new door in the search for perfect transparency.

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