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July 7th, 2006

Nano-urchins unveiled

The urchin is made from vanadium oxide nanotubes, packed together with a much higher density than previous structures made from the same materials. ‘They’re not only really dense, but really uniform,’ said Colm O’Dwyer of the Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork, Ireland, and part of the research team.


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