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Carbon news, March 2014

Rice scientists mixed very low concentrations of diamond particles with mineral oil to test the nanofluid’s thermal conductivity and more.

Star Trek's "tricorder" performs chemical analysis for a range of applications including medical testing, explosives detection and food safety.

Researchers have demonstrated that vertically aligned carbon nanofibers (VACNFs) can be manufactured using ambient air.

Researchers have achieved new levels of performance for seed-free and substrate-free arrays of nanowires.

The first room-temperature light detector that can sense the full infrared spectrum has the potential to put heat vision technology into a contact lens.

The idea for nanobionic plants grew out of a project in Strano’s lab to build self-repairing solar cells modeled on plant cells.

Exploring the role of research in innovation.

Diamond sensors can measure the tiny magnetic fields in high-temperature superconductors, providing a new tool to probe materials.

Researchers have developed a material that could help prevent blood clots.

Top 10 Materials News from February 2014

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