100-nanometer-long “meta-atom” of gold and silicon oxide is capable of straightening and speeding up light waves.
Argonne scientists see nanoparticles form larger structures in real time.
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a way to melt or “weld” specific portions of polymers by embedding aligned nanoparticles within the materials.
A new method of harvesting solar energy is emerging, which makes use of gold nanorods instead of traditional semiconductor technology.
A new method of manufacturing the smallest structures in electronics could make their manufacture many times quicker, allowing for cheaper semiconductors.
Group reports the broad-spectrum bactericidal activity of a gold nanoparticle-polythiophene composite on pathogenic bacteria.
Using plasmonic hotspots, gold nanostructures can be melted and made to produce the smallest nanojets ever observed.