Down to the breadboard: getting to know Rainer Waser

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Getting to know Rainer Waser, director of EMRL and winner of the 2014 Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize.

Efficient Electron Transport in a Semiconducting Copolymer

Charge transport in a naphthalenediimide based semiconducting copolymer

Hopping of localized, intrachain polarons leads to high charge carrier mobilities in a donor acceptor type conjugated copolymer.

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Graphene Nanocomposite for Room Temperature RAM

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Recent work reports the use of a magnetic graphene oxide-iron oxide nanoparticle nanocomposite to fabricate an MRAM operating at room temperature.

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Patterning organic electronics with microfluidics

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Researchers have demonstrated a novel microfluidic method to pattern organic films directly in air.

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How smart is solid-state lighting?

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American researchers have reviewed the current status of solid-state lighting, relative to its potential to be ‘smart’ and ultra-efficient.

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Editorial Board Member: Interview with Takao Someya

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Takao Someya talks about his new role as an Advanced Electronics Materials Editorial Board member, his research priorities, and future applications of flexible electronics.

Unexpected magnetic behavior of iron superconductors

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New measurements are challenging conventional wisdom about superconductivity and magnetism.

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Sang-Woo Kim: Executive Advisory Board member for Advanced Electronic Materials

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We talk to Sang-Woo Kim on his appointment to the Executive Advisory Board for Advanced Electronic Materials.

Easy-functionalised DNA for better conductivity

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Nanowires can be produced by pulling DNA over micropillar arrays, leaving a simple overcoating step to improve conductivity.

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Analyzing Lithium–Sulfur Batteries in Operando Mode

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A new technique is developed for studying lithium-sulfur batteries in operation: UV/Vis spectroscopy in operando mode.

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