New work on silicon nanoparticles – including a world-first – could be the next step forward for technologies such as optical circuits and security barcodes.
Major scientific and regulatory barriers are still preventing adequate risk assessments of nanomaterials, write Georgia Miller and Fern Wickson.
UNSW has hosted its inaugural Postdoctoral Academy Awards for researchers in Medicine, Science and Engineering whose names don’t often get up in lights.
When it comes to pool, there’s nothing worse than a shonky table: a new study has found the same goes at the nano-scale, where the “billiard balls” are electrons moving across a “table” made of semiconductor gallium arsenide.
Dean of UNSW Engineering Professor Graham Davies has won one of the UK's most prestigious engineering and science awards for leadership in new materials development.