Comprehensive coverage

nano materials

Researchers grow inorganic materials inside polymers and thus create nanomaterials and nanostructures with improved properties
Innovative research on thin gold layers has revealed new photoluminescence behavior while advancing our understanding of measuring temperature as well as chemical reactions at the nanometer level
Carbon nanoparticles stick to bacterial membranes and puncture them. On new type of antibiotic tools
The applicability of the new technology is demonstrated in the contexts of local cell transplantation, drug transport for controlled local release over time and 3D bioprinting. The mechanical properties of the scaffolds can be adjusted according to the target tissue and the rate
The team of researchers explained that the uniqueness of the smart liquids is that, as a result of their chemical properties, the liquids maintain separation from each other, thus creating distinct droplets
It turns out that the shorter a crack in brittle materials - the more resistant they are to it, which can help in the design and use of applications that are based on brittle materials
Prof. Rachela Popobzer from the Faculty of Engineering and the Institute for Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials at Bar Ilan University won a grant of 150 euros, for research aimed at making drug treatment more efficient and targeted
Researchers at the Technion have engineered a material that may replace silicon in the world of electronics in the future; Through the stretching of the material at the atomic level, they gain control over the material's conduction and insulation properties, thus progressing towards turning it into a switch
Researchers from the University of Santiago in Chile, working in the field of machine learning, have succeeded in developing an innovative method for identifying organic compounds based on the refractive index at a single optical wavelength
An international team of researchers succeeded in developing the most stable and porous zeolite known so far composed entirely of silica, which they named ZEO-3
The technological innovation suppresses the typical shrinkage of printed tissues in the period before transplantation
Volatile molecules may characterize diseases such as tooth decay and gum disease
Discovering the behavior of a material of interest on a small scale could reduce energy consumption in computing
Researchers have traced for the first time a unique process in the growth of tiny crystals, which could improve our lives and which may have occurred at the beginning of life
University researchers have discovered a breakthrough magnetic phenomenon that will improve technological production. The researchers: "The discovery could change the next generation of nanoelectronic devices with reduced power consumption and faster capabilities"
A new material developed by researchers at the Technion and the University of Chicago is expected to optimize medical treatments and accelerate the use of renewable energies
Using 3D printers and ink based on natural materials, university researchers are able to print wood and design its shape while drying. "The development will revolutionize the design and construction of buildings that change themselves," shares one
Prof. Levy was one of the speakers at the conference commemorating the "Biennale Day of Light" held at Ben Gurion University * In his lecture he presented thin lenses based on metamaterials and showed how metasurfaces can improve
The researchers created two-dimensional networks from polymeric microfibers, which change their shape depending on the temperature
Nanodiamonds may be tiny, but they could help solve one of the biggest problems facing humanity today: climate change
The company has developed a technology for dispersing carbon nanomaterials that dramatically improves the properties of most industrial raw materials, and makes the ability to make commercial use of nanomaterials a reality in a variety of industries - automotive, aviation, electronics, construction, energy
Researchers at the Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering at the Technion succeeded in changing the electrical properties of a material by removing an oxygen atom from the original structure. Possible applications: electronic miniaturization and detection of radiation emissions
The funding will amount to approximately NIS 18 million for the first year and will be carried out in collaboration with Chai Laboratories and the Herzliya Interdisciplinary Center, the total budget is expected to reach NIS 40 million if the program is carried out in accordance with the objectives
An experiment conducted in the physics department at Bar-Ilan, in the research group of Prof. Bina Kalisky, using a unique sensor developed by the researchers, documented a phenomenon that breaks conventions in the field of the transition of a material from a conductor to an insulator. The observation in the instrument
Researchers at Tel Aviv University have developed an innovative material that produces green energy through the application of mechanical force
Science website logo