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Yale Engineers Revolutionize Nano-device Fabrication Using Amorphous Metals
February 11, 2009
Yale engineers have created a process that may revolutionize the manufacture of nano-devices from computer chips to biomedical sensors by exploiting a novel type of metal. The material can be molded like plastic to create features at the nanoscale, and yet, is more durable and stronger than silicon or steel. The work is reported in the February 12 issue of Nature.
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