Physicist and Martin Luther King Jr. Scholar is examining the optical properties of semimetals to understand how light interacts with quantum materials.
Study finds simple changes in road resurfacing practices could improve gas mileage for heavy vehicles and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Technique paves the way for more energy efficient, 3D microprocessors.
Carbon nanotubes embedded in leaves detect chemical signals that are produced when a plant is damaged.
Carbon nanotube film produces aerospace-grade composites with no need for huge ovens or autoclaves.
The process could work on the gas at any concentrations, from power plant emissions to open air.
New technique could enable assembly of circuit boards and displays with more minute components.
Made from carbon nanotubes, the new coating is 10 times darker than other very black materials.
New approach harnesses the same fabrication processes used for silicon chips, offers key advance toward next-generation computers.