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Solar cell consisting of a single molecule

Researchers have developed a method to measure photocurrents of a single functionalized photosynthetic protein system. The scientists could demonstrate that such a system can be integrated and selectively addressed in artificial photovoltaic device architectures while retaining their biomolecular functional properties.

Sep 30th, 2012

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Graphene: the thickness of it

Graphene has long shown potential for use in electronics, but difficulties in producing the material to a high enough quality has so far prevented the commercialisation of graphene-based devices.

Sep 28th, 2012

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Nanosciences: All systems go at the biofactory

In order to assemble novel biomolecular machines, individual protein molecules must be installed at their site of operation with nanometer precision. LMU researchers have now found a way to do just that. Green light on protein assembly.

Sep 28th, 2012

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First NanoQ label awarded in Thailand

The Nanotechnology Association of Thailand presented the first NanoQ label to Supreme Products Co.,Ltd at a press conference in Bangkok on September 27. The NanoQ label certifies that the paint formulation produced by Supreme Product for use in coating the inside of the ambulance contains silver nano particles that have characteristics of anti bacteria.

Sep 28th, 2012

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Schnelle Transistoren aus dem Drucker

Wissenschaftlern am Institut für Nanotechnologie (INT) des KIT ist ein entscheidender Fortschritt in der gedruckten Elektronik gelungen: Sie haben gezeigt, dass sich superschnelle Feldeffekttransistoren (FET) aus gedruckten anorganischen Oxid-Nanopartikeln herstellen lassen.

Sep 28th, 2012

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Nanoforschung: Proteinkräne für die Biofabrik

Um neue biomolekulare Maschinerien aufzubauen, müssen einzelne Proteine nanometergenau platziert werden. LMU-Wissenschaftler haben nun ein entsprechendes Verfahren entwickelt: Grünes Licht für Proteintransporte.

Sep 28th, 2012

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