Molecular electronics
Molecular electronics is the study and application of molecular building blocks for the fabrication of electronic components. It is an interdisciplinary area that spans physics, chemistry, and materia...
How LG's OLED displays will shape the future
LG believes that OLED will fundamentally change the future of our home and portable devices. See some of the concepts that OLED technology will enable in the...
Stunning discovery: Supercomputer created with the building blocks of life itself
It uses something known as adenosine trophospate (ATP), which is energy currency of cells in most organisms.
Sun damage keeps happening even after you go inside, new study says
Some of the damage caused by sunlight -- the DNA damage that can lead to sun burns and even skin cancer -- may occur after sun exposure ends, according to a new study. And the damage may rely on the p...
Small motor made with dielectric elastomer actuators - YouTube
Mar 10, 2013 ... Motor based on dielectric elastomer actuators. The first part of the movie shows the activation of each phase, creating a circular translation of ...
LG to sell first OLED 4K TV -- for $11K
LG Electronics today announced it is now selling the world's first OLED TV with 4K (3840 x 2160-pixel) resolution. The sets, available in 77-in. and 65-in. screen sizes, will come in a curved panel fo...
AMOLED Tech To Expand in the TV Market
If this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) taught consumers anything, it's that TV manufacturers will be leaning hard on Ultra HD to sell TVs in …
Floating Nanosheets Could Be the Plywood of Nanotechnology
A synthetic, free-floating nanosheet just two molecules thick may provide the perfect substrate for creating future electronic devices. The biologically inspired sheet is made of polymers, or long mol...
Memristor biocomputers could be made using slime molds
Memristors can take on various physical incarnations: titanium dioxide, polymeric, and ferroelectric memristors have all recently been developed. Researchers from the University of the West of England...
Dielectric elastomers - Electroactive polymer (EAP)
Electroactive polymer (EAP) multilayer bending actuator composed of 20 layers of dielectric elastomer film. The actuator was developed at Empa Dubendorf (Swi...
Molecular scale electronics
Molecular scale electronics, also called single molecule electronics, is a branch of nanotechnology that uses single molecules, or nanoscale collections of single molecules, as electronic components. ...
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Single molecule electric motor
The single molecule electric motor is an electrically operated motor which is made from a single butyl methyl sulphide molecule. The molecule is adsorbed onto a Copper (111) single crystal piece by ch...
Molecular memory
Molecular memory is a term for data storage technologies that use molecular species as the data storage element, rather than e.g. circuits, magnetics, inorganic materials or physical shapes. The molec...
Molecular processors
A molecular processor is a processor that is based on a molecular platform rather than on an inorganic semiconductor in integrated circuit format.
Molecular processors are currently in their infa...
Biocomputer
Biocomputers use systems of biologically derived molecules—such as DNA and proteins—to perform computational calculations involving storing, retrieving, and processing data.The development of biocompu...
DNA computing
DNA computing is a branch of computing which uses DNA, biochemistry and molecular biology hardware, instead of the traditional silicon-based computer technologies. DNA computing, or, more generally, b...
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Computational gene
A computational gene is a molecular automaton consisting of a structural part and a functional part; and its design is such that it might work in a cellular environment. The structural part is a natur...
Computational gene - Wikipedia
Peptide computing
Peptide computing is a form of computing which uses peptides and molecular biology, instead of traditional silicon-based computer technologies. The basis of this computational model is the affinity of...
Conductive polymer
Conductive polymers or, more precisely, intrinsically conducting polymers (ICPs) are organic polymers that conduct electricity. Such compounds may have metallic conductivity or can be semiconductors. ...
Conductive polymer - Wikipedia
Organic electronics
Organic electronics is a field of materials science concerning the design, synthesis, characterization, and application of organic small molecules or polymers that show desirable electronic properties...
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Organic semiconductor
An organic semiconductor is an organic material with semiconductor properties, that is, with an electrical conductivity between that of insulators and that of metals. Single molecules, oligomers, an...
Polyacetylene
Polyacetylene (IUPAC name: polyethyne) is an organic polymer with the repeating unit (C2H2)n. It is an important polymer, as the discovery of polyacetylene and its high conductivity upon doping helped...
Polyacetylene - Wikipedia
Sun damage keeps happening even after you go inside, new study says
Some of the damage caused by sunlight -- the DNA damage that can lead to sun burns and even skin cancer -- may occur after sun exposure ends, according to a new study. And the damage may rely on the p...
Diindenoperylene
Diindenoperylene (DIP) is an organic semiconductor which receives attention because of its potential application in optoelectronics (solar cells, OLEDs) and electronics (RFID tags). DIP is a planar pe...
Diindenoperylene - Wikipedia
Transcriptor
A transcriptor is a transistor-like device composed of DNA and RNA rather than a semiconducting material such as silicon. Prior to its invention in 2013, the transcriptor was considered the "final co...
DNA nanotechnology
DNA nanotechnology is the design and manufacture of artificial nucleic acid structures for technological uses. In this field, nucleic acids are used as non-biological engineering materials for nanotec...
AMOLED Tech To Expand in the TV Market
If this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) taught consumers anything, it's that TV manufacturers will be leaning hard on Ultra HD to sell TVs in …
Charge-transfer complex
A charge-transfer complex (CT complex) or electron-donor-acceptor complex is an association of two or more molecules, or of different parts of one large molecule, in which a fraction of electronic cha...
Charge-transfer complex - Wikipedia
Konarka Technologies
Konarka Technologies, Inc. was a solar energy company based in Lowell, Massachusetts, founded in 2001 as a spin-off from University of Massachusetts Lowell. In late May 2012, the company filed for Cha...
Konarka Technologies - Wikipedia