Watch out Silicon Valley: European Union gets into the venture capital game | Science

A brand-new European company has actually moneyed Norwegian start-up EpiGuard, that makes gurneys that separate clients. EPIGUARD The EpiShuttle, a healthcare facility gurney confined in a bubble of plastic... Read more »

A Sound Idea: A Step Towards Quantum Computing Using Vibrations in Silicon

image by Wacomka/Shutterstock A group at the University of Tsukuba studied an unique procedure for developing meaningful lattice waves inside silicon crystals using ultrashort laser pulses. Using theoretical computations... Read more »

Imec Beats Silicon PV with 27.1 Percent Perovskite-Silicon Tandem

Imec, the world-leading research study and development center in nanoelectronics, energy and digital technology, within the collaboration of EnergyVille, today revealed a record outcome for its 4-terminal Perovskite/ silicon... Read more »

Monocrystalline Silicon Thin Film for Cost-Cutting Solar Cells with 10-Times Faster Growth Rate Fabricated

Figure. 1 The monocrystalline Si thin movie removed utilizing adhesive tape. A research study group from Waseda University and Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) have actually effectively produced... Read more »

Scaling Silicon Quantum Photonic Technology

A massive integrated silicon-photonic quantum circuit for managing multidimensional entanglement. Image credit: University of Bristol While basic quantum hardware entangles particles in 2 states, the group has actually discovered... Read more »