TITLE

Yeast gives semiconductors a lift

AUTHOR(S)
Coghlan, A.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;1/25/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1805, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that researchers at the Advanced Centre for Biochemical Engineering at University College London have made tiny semiconductor structures from cultures of a yeast called `Schizosaccharomyces pombe.' Yeast produces structures known as quantum semiconductors; These can behave like lasers; Drawback.
ACCESSION #
9202170207

 

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