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A laser-driven programmable non-contact transfer printing technique

A laser-driven programmable non-contact transfer printing technique via an active elastomeric micro-structured stamp, which offers continuously thermal-controlled tunable adhesion with a large ...

52 minutes ago from Phys.org

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New 3-D interconnection technology for future wearable bioelectronics

IBS scientists developed stretchable metal composites and 3-D printed them on soft substrates at room temperature. By enabling ever-slimmer 3-D interconnects, this study can help to revolutionize ...

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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Researchers build a heat shield just 10 atoms thick to protect electronic devices

Excess heat given off by smartphones, laptops and other electronic devices can be annoying, but beyond that it contributes to malfunctions and, in extreme cases, can even cause lithium batteries ...

Fri 16 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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uSEE breakthrough unlocks the nanoscale world on standard biology lab equipment

The ability to observe how life works at a nanoscale level is a grand challenge of our time.

Fri 16 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Tiny lensless endoscope captures 3-D images of objects smaller than a cell

Researchers have developed a new self-calibrating endoscope that produces 3-D images of objects smaller than a single cell. Without a lens or any optical, electrical or mechanical components, ...

Thu 15 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Researchers use new tools of data science to capture single molecules in action

In high school chemistry, we all learned about chemical reactions. But what brings two reacting molecules together? As explained to us by Einstein, it is the random motion of inert molecules ...

Wed 14 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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New design advances optical neural networks that compute at the speed of light using engineered matter

Diffractive deep neural network is an optical machine learning framework that uses diffractive surfaces and engineered matter to all optically perform computation. After its design and training ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from TechXplore

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How do atoms vibrate in graphene nanostructures?

In order to understand advanced materials like graphene nanostructures and optimize them for devices in nano-, opto- and quantum-technology it is crucial to understand how phonons—the vibration ...

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Thinnest optical waveguide channels light within just three layers of atoms

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed the thinnest optical device in the world—a waveguide that is three layers of atoms thin.

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Laser and sensor research to be advanced by new inquiries into plasmonic-photonic crystals

A group of researchers led by Professor Myakzyum Salakhov has been working on the problem of optical states in plasmonic-photonic crystals (PPCs).

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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