Jul. 08, 2019News
DNA molecules are well known as carriers of huge amounts of biological information, and there is growing interest in using DNA in engineered data storage devices that can hold vastly more data than our current hard drives. But new research ...
Mar. 27, 2015News
Brown University: Chemists have found a way to make new 2-D, graphene-like semiconducting nanomaterials using an old standby of the semiconductor world: silicon.
Mar. 06, 2013News
Energy-momentum spectroscopy - a new technique developed at Brown University - detects the source and orientation of light in light-emitting thin films. This could lead to better LEDs, solar cells, and other devices that use layered ...
Oct. 07, 2011News
The ability to promote agricultural and conservation successes in the face of rapid environmental change will partly hinge on scientists' understanding of how plants adapt to local climate.
Sep. 23, 2011News
The reason: Cells mistake them for spheres and try to engulf them. Once they start, cells cannot reverse course, and complete ingestion never occurs. Researchers at Brown University detail for the first time how cells interact with carbon ...
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