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  • Shining light on carbon nanotube FETs coated with photoactive porphyrin molecules changes their conductance properties

    • Ai Lin Chun
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  • ‘Self-catalytic’ metal–organic chemical vapour deposition brings high-quality indium nitride nanoflowers into bloom

    • Adarsh Sandhu
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  • A nanotube resonator is capable of detecting mass with exquisite resolution

    • Peter Rodgers
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  • The formation of a porous molecular honeycomb film is controlled by a delicate balance of forces

    • Stuart Cantrill
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  • Putting carbon nanotubes under stress at high temperatures reveals that deformation occurs through the motion of kinks

    • Adarsh Sandhu
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  • Pore size and film thickness of nanoporous polymeric materials can be effectively controlled for better anti-reflective properties

    • Ai Lin Chun
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  • The conductance of a molecule containing two rings of carbon atoms changes when one ring is twisted relative to the other

    • Peter Rodgers
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  • A pair of edge-sharing pentagons in a filled fullerene cage proves that rules are made to be broken

    • Stuart Cantrill
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  • The in-situ formation of iron nanoparticles in carbon produces highly adsorbent materials that are easily manipulated with magnets

    • Stuart Cantrill
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  • Aligned multiwalled carbon nanotube yarns can be used to make high-current density field emitters

    • Adarsh Sandhu
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  • The number of electrons on a superconductor-quantum dot device controls the sign of the superconducting current

    • Jessica Thomas
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  • Well-organized display of growth factors on self-assembling nanofibres can effectively promote blood vessel growth

    • Ai Lin Chun
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  • Alloying the core and shell of a nanocrystal may lead to better green-emitting quantum dots for television display LEDs

    • Ai Lin Chun
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  • The controlled oxidation of iron nanoparticles gives stable core–shell structures that can be dispersed in water

    • Stuart Cantrill
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  • Critical-energy electron-beam lithography improves patterning of sub-100-nm features on insulating substrates

    • Jessica Thomas
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  • A scalable process for the production of gallium nitride nanowires will enable this material to realize its full potential

    • Adarsh Sandhu
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  • Filling virus capsules with quantum dots leads to strongly luminescent particles that could be used as biological probes

    • Stuart Cantrill
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  • A thin alumina layer is all you need to measure small quantities of anthrax spores using SERS-based sensors

    • Ai Lin Chun
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  • Photoluminescence studies of semiconductor quantum dots in a water droplet determine the critical distance for resonant energy transfer

    • Jessica Thomas
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  • A controlled study of field emission in ZnO nanowires determines the optimum tip geometry for field-emission performance

    • Adarsh Sandhu
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