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quantum dot

particles of semiconductor material smaller than 10 nm, used for staining and in vivo biomarker studies.
Synonym(s): nanocrystal
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The first products to make use of the super-realistic quantum-dot LED technology are the Kindle Fire HDX display, ultra-high-definition televisions introduced by Sony in 2013, and the Chinese-manufactured TCL quantum dot television, unveiled at 2015's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Quantum dot s vibrant and vivid color reproduction capabilities brings LG s LCD TVs to the next level when it comes to picture quality, said In-kyu Lee, senior vice president and head of the TV and monitor division at the LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company.
The use of quantum dots will mark the first major upgrade to Apple's line of MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iPad Air and iPad Mini.
AIST plans to develop surface treatment techniques for quantum dots to specifically label objectionable fungi and foreign substances invading various food production processes including the production of fermented food, and apply the techniques developed to evaluation of the optimal process management.
How the Manufacturing Process of Quantum Dots is Evolved for Solar Cells
Michael Edelman, CEO of Manchester, UK-based Nanoco Group plc, a world leader in the development and manufacture of cadmium-free quantum dots and other nanomaterials, said:
The researchers built the device -- which uses about one-billionth the electric current needed to power a hair dryer -- while exploring how to use quantum dots, which are bits of semiconductor material that act like single atoms, as components for quantum computers.
We have developed quantum dot technologies in part of our project, "Development of fluorescent labeling techniques for visualization of biomolecules.
Made of cadmium selenide (CdSe), the quantum dot is 3-6nm in diameter and excels in size distribution and photochemical stability.
Quantum dots (QD)--nanometer-scale semiconductor islands--are being investigated for a variety of optoelectronic applications, including use as single photon-on-demand sources.
Quantum optics with single quantum dots in photonic crystal and micro cavities are explored in detail, before part two goes on to review nanolasers with quantum dot emitters.
In this report, revenue from the total shipment (consumption value) of quantum dots in all forms (such as quantum dot films and quantum dot lasers) is considered to present the market size for the base year 2014.