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New class of fluorescent carbon materials, graphene quantum dots (GQDs), have outstanding properties and potential applications.

NASA plans on using the materials already in space to create structures.

Comment by Sean McGee, Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA.

carbon nanodots are a new exciting class of metal-free and carbon-rich fluorescent nanomaterials

Crucial component for microphotonic circuits coming soon

Nature shows the way for the design and structure of new material surfaces.

A day not to celebrate.

The term Micro-Transfer Printing (μ-TP) designates the placement of small-scale semiconductor devices: read more about it here.

Blue LEDs wins the 2014 Physics Nobel.

Efficient and environmentally friendly LEDs require red-shifting luminescent materials or phosphors to achieve white light.

The latest solar power gossip.

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