Terahertz

10.15.13
Researchers achieve 100 Gbps over sub-terahertz wireless, set world record
10.15.13

Researchers achieve 100 Gbps over sub-terahertz wireless, set world record

100 Gbps over fiber is old news, but those same speeds achieved wirelessly? That's a first. Resear...

By A. Santos,   10.15.13
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12.10.12
Caltech wizards develop terahertz-radiating chips, eye homeland security and 'touchless gaming' applications
12.10.12

Caltech wizards develop terahertz-radiating chips, eye homeland security and 'touchless gaming' applications

A duo of electrical engineers (or mad scientists, if you prefer) at the California Institute of Te...

By D. Murph,   12.10.12
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08.25.12
Harvard makes distortion-free lens from gold and silicon, aims for the perfect image (or signal)
08.25.12

Harvard makes distortion-free lens from gold and silicon, aims for the perfect image (or signal)

Imaging has been defined by glass lenses for centuries, and even fiber optics haven't entirely esc...

By J. Fingas,   08.25.12
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05.27.12
Nano vacuum tubes could give a second life to the guitarist's best friend
05.27.12

Nano vacuum tubes could give a second life to the guitarist's best friend

Pretty much the only place you see vacuum tubes any more is inside a quality audio amp. But, once...

By T. O'Brien,   05.27.12
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05.16.12
T-rays produce 3Gbps short-range wireless, make WiFi pout in the corner
05.16.12

T-rays produce 3Gbps short-range wireless, make WiFi pout in the corner

The last time we saw T-rays, they were busy scanning bodies for tumors and security threats. Six r...

By J. Fingas,   05.16.12
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04.20.12
UT Dallas researchers seek to imbue your smartphone with X-ray superpowers
04.20.12

UT Dallas researchers seek to imbue your smartphone with X-ray superpowers

If anybody ever told you that the future would be awesome, they were right. A new bit of research...

By Z. Lutz,   04.20.12
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03.12.12
Terahertz bandwidth: the key to 1,000x faster smartphones, laptops and pipe dreams
03.12.12

Terahertz bandwidth: the key to 1,000x faster smartphones, laptops and pipe dreams

Much like carbon nanotubes and quantum computing, terahertz technologies have been promising miracle...

By D. Murph,   03.12.12
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01.25.12
Quantum dots could increase fiber optic bandwidth up to 10 times (video)
01.25.12

Quantum dots could increase fiber optic bandwidth up to 10 times (video)

Nothing screams World of Tomorrow quite like quantum dots. Alongside the possibility of paint-on s...

By M. Smith,   01.25.12
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01.23.12
Scientists produce stronger T-rays, bring Tricorders closer to reality
01.23.12

Scientists produce stronger T-rays, bring Tricorders closer to reality

A group of scientists from Imperial College London and Singapore's Institute of Materials Research...

By A. Toor,   01.23.12
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