Materials Sciences

CNST and Sandia Researchers Publish a Detailed Review of Electrical Contacts in One- and Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials

Researchers from the NIST Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology (A. Alec Talin) and Sandia National Laboratories (François Léonard) have published a detailed review of recent experimental and theoretical work highlighting the unusual physics and material science of electrical contacts to nanostructures. In the Nature Nanotechnology review article, the researchers explain that existing models of […]

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Materials Sciences and Engineering

The Materials Sciences and Engineering Program within BES supports fundamental studies of materials sciences and engineering to improve the efficiency, economy, environmental acceptability, and safety in energy generation, conversion, transmission, and use.
The goals of the Materials Sciences & Engineering program at Sandia are to

Conduct forefront, interdisciplinary research
Nurture innovation and attract and retains outstanding scientists
Form world-class […]

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Basic Energy Sciences

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