nanophase material


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nanophase material

[′nan·ō‚fāz mə‚tir·ē·əl]
(materials)
A material made up of phases that have dimensions of the order of nanometers.
An ultrafine single solid phase where at least one dimension is in the nanometer range, and typically dimensions are in the 1-20-nanometer range.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The fabrication of the plasmonic structures for this research was performed at the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, DOE Office of Science User Facility.<br />A study on this project, "Quantum-Enhanced Plasmonic Sensing," has been published in the scientific journal Optica.
(2) Center for Nanophase Materials Science, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
(2) Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6487, USA
"This new method will allow for much greater insight into energy-harvesting and energy transduction materials at the relevant length sales," noted Rama Vasudeven, a materials scientist at the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, a US Department of Energy user facility at ORNL.
Electron microscopy research was supported through a user project supported by ORNL's Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences (CNMS), which is sponsored by the Scientific User Facilities Division, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, U.S.
The group - which also includes researchers from Washington University and Southern Illinois University and support from UT's Center for Materials Processing and Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Center for Nanophase Materials - found that the reaction between silver and cobalt serves to significantly enhance the optical interaction with cobalt.