Spinning fibers at the nanoscale
A team of MIT researchers has developed a new way to generate nanofibers, using hardware built through standard chip-manufacturing processes.
In their prototype, the researchers cram 25 emitters into a square centimeter, boosting nanofiber-production rates while reducing power consumption.
Read more at http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2012/making-nanospinning-practical-1120.html
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