MTL News Archives for 2012

Making 'nanospinning' practical

November 20, 2012

Nanofibers have a dizzying range of possible applications, but they've been prohibitively expensive to make. MIT researchers hope to change that.


A tiny array of silicon tips sandwiched between electrodes spins out "nanofibers" of plastic that could be useful for a host of applications. Photo: Dominick Reuter

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