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Blue phosphorus: How a semiconductor becomes a metal

Blue phosphorus, an atomically thin synthetic semiconductor, becomes metallic as soon as it is converted into a double layer. This has been discovered by an interdisciplinary team led by Prof…

NTU scientists create customizable, fabric-like power source for wearable electronics

Led by Professor Chen Xiaodong, Associate Chair (Faculty) at the School of Materials Science & Engineering, the team reported in the journal Advanced Materials…

Silica Cages Help Anti-Cancer Antibodies Kill Tumors in Mice

Packaging anti-cancer drugs into particles of chemically modified silica improve the drugs' ability to fight skin cancer in mice, according to new research….

Team of researchers achieves major step toward faster chips

A team of scientists and engineers from Stanford, the University of Florida and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is the first to create one of two basic…