Archived News

“More absorbent 2D stacks through layer transfer rather than epitaxy,” Semiconductor Today (December 29, 2014)

“Crown Ethers Flatten in Graphene for Strong, Specific Binding,” Lab Manager (December 23, 2014)

“Microscopy pencils patterns in polymers at the nanoscale,” Science Daily (December 17, 2014)

“US lab advocates tyre pyrolysis to supply EV batteries,” Tyrepress (December 10, 2014)

“Discovery by UT Engineers Makes Invisibility Tantalizingly Close,” Tennessee Today (November 25, 2014)

“Vanderbilt/ORNL team discovers new form of crystalline order that could be attractive for thermoelectric applications,” Green Car Congress (November 17, 2014)

“ORNL materials researchers get first look at atom-thin boundaries,” Space Daily (November 11, 2014)

“UT, ORNL Team Up in Possible Spintronics Advancement,” Tennessee Today (November 7, 2014)

“New material could lead to longer-lasting batteries,” PC World (October 24, 2014)

“Super stable garnet ceramics may be ideal for high-energy lithium batteries,” ChemEurope (October 23, 2014)

“Novel approach to magnetic measurements atom-by-atom,” Uppsala University (October 1, 2014)

“Pixel Engineered Electronics Have Growth Potential,” Rice University (September 29, 2014)

“Interface surprises may motivate novel oxide electronic devices,” Science Daily (September 23, 2014)

“Materials scientists play atomic Jenga,”  R&D Magazine (September 4, 2014)

“Scientists learn to control reactions with the shape of a rare-earth catalyst,” Phys.Org (August 28, 2014)

“Rubber meets the road with new carbon, battery technologies,” ScienceDaily (August 27, 2014)

“Scientists develop low-voltage water splitter that uses abundant materials,” ORNL Press Release (August 25, 2014)

“Catalytic gold nanoclusters promise rich chemical yields,” Phys.Org (August 25, 2014)

“New research to develop next-generation ‘race track memory’ technology,” R&D Magazine (August 13, 2014)

“Racetrack Memory to Beat Hard Drives & Flash,” EE Times (August 12, 2014)

“ORNL study reveals new characteristics of complex oxide surfaces,”  eScience News (July 25, 2014)

“Oak Ridge National Laboratory Launches Imaging Institute,” ORNL Press Release (June 23, 2014)

“A new look at the solid-liquid interface,” Phys.Org (May 22, 2014)
   -highlighting research by CNMS users from University College Dublin

“Visualizing an electrode,” Nanowerk (May 18, 2014)

“MIT and Oak Ridge Scientists Develop New Methods to Harvest Fresh Water from Fog,” International Business Times (May 16, 2014)
     -also see related ORNL Press Release for additional details

“Scientists Create Three-Atom Wide Wires Using Electron Beams,” Nature World News (April 29, 2014)- includes video

“Graduate Student Creates a Nanowire Just Three Atoms Wide Using an Electron Beam,” Time (April 29, 2014)- includes video

“Double-duty electrolyte enables new chemistry for longer-lived batteries,” R&D Magazine (April 24, 2014)

“New technique lets scientists examine the quirks of lithium-ion batteries in real time,” ClimateWire (March 11, 2014)

“SOLAR SURPRISE 'Multidisciplinary ORNL team discovers unexpected effect of heavy hydrogen in organic solar cells'” ORNL Press Release (March 5, 2014)

“Real-time view of battery electrochemistry,” Science Daily (February 19, 2014)

“Ballistic Transport in Graphene Suggests New Type of Electronic Device,” Georgia Tech Press Release (February 5, 2014)

“New Capability Helps Overcome Limitations in the Study of Energy and Materials Applications,” The National Institute for Computational Sciences (January 15, 2014)

“New Twist on Epitaxial Growth Opens New Possibilities for Two-Dimensional Materials,” IEEE Spectrum (January 13, 2014)

“Researchers Invent ‘Sideways’ Approach to 2-D Hybrid Materials,” Lab Manager (January 13, 2014)