Nanotechnology Spotlight Guest Articles: Our Contributors

(in alphabetical order)

 
Dr.-Ing.
Dr.-Ing. Moazzam Ali (University of Technology Chemnitz, Germany)
ballons 'Mass-printed polymer/fullerene solar cells on paper'
Chrysafis
Chrysafis Andreou (Nanotechnology Imaging and Detection Laboratory, University of Cyprus)
microfluidic_reaction 'Microfluidics device detects drugs in saliva fast'
Prof.
Prof. Brian Anthony (Medical Electronic Device Realization Center, MIT)
peopleThose 'How (and why) to talk to business leaders about nanotechnology'
University
University of Antwerp
topological_superconductor 'Confined topological superconductors host novel chiral states'
2D-material 'Hydrogen induces high-temperature superconductivity in a monolayer material'
moire-pattern 'How tiny misalignments in encapsulated graphene lead to a strong modification of its electronic properties'
hematene 'Is hematene worth pursuing?'
aging-superconductors 'Ultrathin superconductor ages like fine wine'
chiral-condensate 'Like Moses parting the sea: spontaneous segregation of a superconducting quantum fluid revealed'
graphene-buckles 'Buckled graphene provides an alternative for strongly correlated phenomena in graphene'
Prof.
Prof. Hüsnü Aslan (Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Aarhus University, Denmark)
bioelectricity 'Powering up bacteria for green electricity'
A*STAR
A*STAR
phosphorene 'The rising star of 2D black phosphorus (phosphorene): Past, present and future prospects'
Dr.
Dr. Prabhuraj Balakrishnan (School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science, The University of Manchester)
graphene_membrane 'Enhanced fuel cell performance using one atom thick 2D material'
carbon_catalyst 'Electrode layer prepared from activated carbon (from tea leaves) enhances fuel cell performance by 33%'
Prof.
Prof. Qiaoliang Bao (Monash University, Australia)
topological_insulator 'Topological insulator - a novel optical and microwave-absorbing material'
Prof.
Prof. Mehmet Bayindir (Bilkent University, Turkey)
long_nanowire 'A new top-down nanofabrication scheme produces indefinitely long nanostructures'
James
James D. Beard (University of Bath)
nanoscalpel" 'Dissecting the nanoworld: The atomic force microscope nanoscalpel'
Dr.
Dr. João Horta Belo (Institute of Physics for Advanced Materials, University of Porto)
thermal_switch 'An innovative magnetically activated thermal switch based on nanofluids'
Prof.
Prof. Arpita Bhattacharya (Amity Institute of Nanotechnology, India)
mosquito 'A microencapsulation strategy for enhanced protection from mosquito bites'
Prof.
Prof. David Bishop (Boston University)
MEMS_structure 'Will it be possible someday to build a 'Fab-on-a-Chip'?'
Anthony
Anthony Bochon (Université libre de Bruxelles)
legal 'The future Belgian register for nanomaterials: challenges ahead for the nanotechnology community'
legal 'European Parliament agrees on moratorium on nanofoods and on a new legal definition of engineered nanomaterials'
'Back to the future: Belgian nanomaterials register retroactively amended'
Dr.
Dr. Svetlana V. Boriskina (MIT)
photon_states 'Taming the blackbody with thermal wells'
nanoantenna 'Controlling light and heat on the nanoscale with hybrid optical-thermal antennas'
solar_cell 'Energy generation from heat with a solar cell built backwards'
sensor 'Drastic phase changes in topologically-engineered planar absorbers improve sensitivity of optical sensors'
butterflies 'A full gamut of colors in all-dielectric, cheap, and large-scale artificial butterfly wings'
California
California Institute of Technology
MXene 'A new contact to the two-dimensional world'
Dr.
Dr. Wanjun Cao (Lehigh University)
cantilever_test 'Investigating fracture behavior of nanocrystalline Ni-W thin-films'
Dr.
Dr. Gary Chinga Carrasco (RISE PFI)
nanocellulose 'Nanotechnology in the pulp and paper industry'
Central
Central China Normal University
catalyst 'Three-dimensional nanosheet electrodes for efficient electrochemical and photoelectrochemical water splitting'
Prof.
Prof. Dipankar Chakravorty (Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India)
'Humidity sensing by glass-ceramic nanocomposites containing silver'
Chalmers
Chalmers University of Technology
catalysis 'Pushing atoms by picometers tunes nanoparticle catalysis'