What is the color of “typical” carbons? As black as charcoal, or as clear as diamond (Fig. 1)? Can we
This post was co-authored by Arielle Mensch & Yi Cui We recently received a very intriguing question from a 12-year
Have you seen the movie Avatar? I remember being captivated by the colorful world of Pandora, where the Na’vi lived.
Fluorescence is a favorite topic here at Sustainable Nano – we’ve written about quantum dots, fluorescein in the Chicago River, glowing
Our last blog post featured lighting technology powered by algae, and this week is all about a different example of
The awarding of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry to Dr.s Betzig, Hell, and Moerner (my former research mentor) is
One major type of output from university research labs is the publication of scientific results in scientific journals. When we