Day: August 5, 2019

Embrace Exponential Technologies or Risk Losing Scientific Discovery, Economic Competitiveness, and National Security

Embrace Exponential Technologies or Risk Losing Scientific Discovery, Economic Competitiveness, and National Security Breakthrough Technologies Offer Enormous Opportunity for Federal Leaders—If They Seize It Excerpts and salient points ~ +  Last year, Congress enacted a law directing the administration to establish a 10-year plan to […]

What are Quantum Dots?

What are Quantum Dots? Quantum dots explained In brief… +  Quantum dots are semiconductor particles with typical diameter of 2–10 nm. They are so named because, due to their nanoscale size, quantum effects play a significant part in their light emitting properties. Quantum dots emit […]