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Scientists Developed Next-Generation Semiconductors Synthesis

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Although silicon semiconductors are nearly universal in modern electronics  More...

by BioNews | Published 4 years ago
Image of the chip including silicon optical waveguide (SOI: silicon on insulator) as well as erbium-doped aluminium oxyde.
By BioNews On Friday, September 21st, 2012

Ultra fast optical amplifier: silicon and erbium on one chip for the first time

Within optical microchips, light finds its way through channels, waveguides, made of silicon.  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Now, butterfly wings inspired water-repellent silicon surface

The ingenious engineering of the brilliant blue wings of the mountain swallowtail (Papilio ulysses) have inspired engineers to design a new water-repellent surface  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, September 8th, 2011

‘More durable and less expensive’ solar cell developed

Scientists have developed highly efficient electrolyte system for solar cells that can convert sunlight into electricity and retain it for longer period  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Flexible electronics set to aid future technological advancements

Plastic-based flexible electronics, produced in large volume using roll-to-roll processing, inkjet printing or spray deposition, represent the “electronics everywhere” trend of the future, a US researcher says More...

By BioNews On Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Future devices that work on electrons spin rather than its charge ‘a step closer to reality’

Scientists are a step closer to developing devices which rely on electron spin rather than electron charge, an approach known as semiconductor spintronics that is expected to provide devices with higher performance More...

By BioNews On Sunday, May 1st, 2011

Soon, new semiconductors to provide speed in TVs, computer monitors

Researchers and display manufacturers have found a whole new family of materials, known as amorphous oxide semiconductors  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, April 24th, 2011

Is microchip at 50 ready for retirement?

After 50 years of tectonic improvements, the microchip may be finally be reaching its limits.  More...

By BioNews On Friday, March 25th, 2011

Superconducting ‘pseudogap’ is a new phase of matter

A team of researchers has discovered the strongest evidence yet that a puzzling gap in the electronic  More...

By BioNews On Monday, March 7th, 2011

Japanese scientists use red wine, sake to induce superconductivity

In a first, scientists from Japan have used alcoholic drinks such as red wine and sake to induce  More...