A billon-frames-per-second film has captured the vibrations of gold nanocrystals in stunning detail for the first time.
The University of Pennsylvania has used a pattern of nanoantennas to develop a new way of turning infrared light into mechanical action.
A new technique for detecting dangerous fake whisky, and other spirits, has been developed by researchers at the University of St Andrews.
Physicists may have created the smallest drops of liquid ever made in the lab.
A spectroscopy technique developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology could aid detection of greenhouse gases.
Danish chemists have discovered a new dye that they claim will improve imaging techniques.
A new technique for pre-treating cellulosic biomass with ionic liquids could bring down the cost of biofuels.
Method claims to reduce the time used to simulate how proteins take on their signature three-dimensional shape
Scientists from the Max Planck Institute (MPI) have developed a mass spectroscopy-based method to analyse the information exchanged by immune cells.
NIST researchers have opted for two-phase extraction over HPLC to separate carbon nanotubes.
Researchers have found a way to see synthetic nanostructures using a new type of super-resolution optical microscopy.
Researchers from Berkeley Laboratory have improved the metrics for X-ray and neutron analysis of flexible macromolecules.
Researchers from the University of Illinois have developed fluorescent reporters for fluorescence microscopy and imaging.
Temperature-dependent radiolysis and mass spectroscopy have helped unveil the dynamics of bound protein waters.
A technique based on atomic force microscopy has been developed to help read information encoded in the gut lining.
World’s first microfluidic device to effectively separate non-spherical bioparticles has been developed by a team in Singapore.
Finnish researchers have developed a novel membrane production technique to improve water filtration.
Massachusetts General team develops implantable, bioengineered rat kidney.
The ALBA Synchrotron has been used for first time as a microscope to determine protein structure.
3D printers could be used to create materials with several of the properties of living tissues, according to scientists at Oxford University.
Scientists have made a major advance in measuring the structure of nanomaterials under extremely high pressures.
A novel separation process could expand production of stem cells generated through cell reprogramming.
MIT researchers have discovered that nanowires can lift liquids as effectively as tubes.
Scientists have developed a novel technique that could be used in blood tests to detect a range of age-related conditions.
A novel colour-coding method has enabled researchers to illuminate 100 biomarkers.
The Institute of Making is set to open its doors at UCL providing a permanent home to the Materials Library.
A novel spectroscopic method could provide key insights into how light is emitted from layered nanomaterials.
Liverpool University has developed a novel separation technique using synthesised porous cage molecules
Biomedical research in the UK is to benefit from a £25.5m cash injection to advance microscopy techniques.