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Penn Researchers Find New Way to Prevent Cracking in Nanoparticle Films


October 11, 2012

nanoparticle films crack at certain thicknesses Making uniform coatings is a common engineering challenge and, when working at the nanoscale, even the tiniest cracks or defects can be a big problem. New research from University of Pennsylvania engineers has shown a new way of avoiding such cracks when depositing thin films of nanoparticles. Full Story

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