Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
What's the story with these ads on Slashdot? Check out our new blog post to find out. ×
Science Technology

Reproducing a Monet Painting With Aluminum Nanostructures 27

MTorrice writes: Plasmonic printing is a recently developed method to create color images using different shapes and sizes of gold or silver nanostructures. It relies on the oscillations of electrons in the metal surfaces and can produce images with a resolution 100 times that of a common desktop printer. Now researchers have expanded the color palette of the technique using tiny aluminum-capped nanopillars. Each pixel consists of four nanopillars; tuning the diameters and arrangement of the pillars produced a palette of more than 300 different colors. Using these pixels, the researchers created a microscale reproduction of Claude Monet's "Impression, Sunrise."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Reproducing a Monet Painting With Aluminum Nanostructures

Comments Filter:

Related Links Top of the: day, week, month.

The reason computer chips are so small is computers don't eat much.

Working...