Archivo mensual: octubre 2013

Researchers Advance Scheme to Design Seamless Integrated Circuits Etched on Graphene

University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) researchers say they have modeled an integrated circuit design scheme in which transistors and interconnects are monolithically patterned on a sheet of graphene. The researchers say the scheme could lead to ultra energy-efficient, flexible, … Seguir leyendo

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Atomically Thin Device Promises New Class of Electronics

Northwestern University researchers have created a p-n heterojunction diode, an interface between two types of semiconducting materials, by integrating two atomically thin materials, molybedenum disulfide and carbon nanotubes. The technology could help lead the way to a new generation of … Seguir leyendo

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Some Robots Are Starting to Move More Like Humans

University of Zurich researchers have developed Roboy, a four-foot-tall humanoid robot with a set of muscles inspired by the human musculoskeletal system. The plastic muscles work together via electrical motors and artificial tendons, enabling Roboy to mimic the flexible mechanics … Seguir leyendo

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