Atomic-scale nanowires can now be produced at scale

(a) Illustration of a TMC nanowire (b) Chemical vapor deposition. The ingredients are vaporized in a hydrogen/nitrogen atmosphere and allowed to deposit and self-assemble on a substrate. Reprinted with permission from Ref. 1 Credit: Copyright 2020 American Chemical Society (ACS) Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have discovered a way to make self-assembled nanowires of transition […]

Atomic-scale nanowires can now be produced at scale

IMAGE: (a) Illustration of a TMC nanowire (b) Chemical vapor deposition. The ingredients are vaporized in a hydrogen/nitrogen atmosphere and allowed to deposit and self-assemble on a substrate. Reprinted with permission… view more  Credit: Copyright 2020 American Chemical Society (ACS) Tokyo, Japan – Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have discovered a way to make self-assembled nanowires […]

From lab to industry? Ideally ordered porous titania films, made at scale

IMAGE: (upper) Illustration of new high-throughput process for making ordered through-hole membranes out of titania. (lower left) Scanning electron micrograph of titania through-hole membrane. (lower right) Cross-sectional scanning electron micrograph of… view more  Credit: Tokyo Metropolitan University Tokyo, Japan – Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have realized high-throughput production of thin, ordered through-hole membranes of titanium […]