Sunday, May 20, 2007

The sticky fingers problem all over again

"Sticky fingers" all over again:
Inexpensive 'nanoglue' can bond nearly anything together from

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have developed a new method to bond materials that don’t normally stick together. The team’s adhesive, which is based on self-assembling nanoscale chains, could impact everything from next-generation computer chip manufacturing to energy production.[...]
The research article is here

P.S. Yes, I know that this isn't actually the "sticky fingers" problem.