Nanotechnology Researchers at Lund University, Sweden (image) Lund University Share Print E-Mail Caption Lund University nanotechnology researchers behind the discovery of a completely new method of manufacturing the smallest structures in electronics which could make their manufacture thousands of times quicker, allowing for cheaper semiconductors. Instead of starting from a silicon wafer or other substrate, as is usual today, researchers have made it possible for the structures to grow from freely suspended nanoparticles of gold in a flowing gas. Credit Lund University, Sweden Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.