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Temperature Gradient for Determining Melting Point of Proteins Using the NanoPlus

Temperature Gradient for Determining Melting Point of Proteins Using the NanoPlus

Micromeritics’ NanoPlus instrument has a unique temperature gradient feature for particle size and zeta potential measurement. This feature enables scientists to further use the integrated Peltier Thermo-electric controller for temperature studies. [More]
Graphene: Almost The Ideal Replacement For Indium Tin Oxide (ITO)

Graphene: Almost The Ideal Replacement For Indium Tin Oxide (ITO)

There has been major interest over the last 15 years in using various forms of nanomaterials as a replacement for ITO. The ideal material would be cheap, transparent and highly conductive - a combination which has so far eluded most developers. [More]
Nano Particle Sizing and the Zeta Potential: An Interview with Jack Saad

Nano Particle Sizing and the Zeta Potential: An Interview with Jack Saad

Jack Saad, Associate Scientist at Micromeritics, talks to AZoNano.com about nano particle sizing and the zeta potential. [More]

Expanding the Material Characterization Toolbox for Excipient and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) Vendor Qualification

The physical characterization of pharmaceutical excipients provides data that can be predictive in nature regarding the performance of final dosage forms such as tablets, capsules and transdermals. [More]
Nanotechnology Applications of a Tunable Supercontinuum Laser Light Source

Nanotechnology Applications of a Tunable Supercontinuum Laser Light Source

Different types of tunable laser source (TLS) are available on the market to suit a wide variety of applications, but it can be challenging to select the right one. This article outlines a range of real applications where the versatile TLS from Photon etc. can be used effectively. [More]

Using Infrared Spectroscopy Techniques at the Nanoscale

Infrared spectroscopy and microscopy are widely used techniques for the analysis of materials both in academic and industrial research settings for creating fingerprints that will aid in identifying chemical species and producing chemical composition maps. [More]
A Novel Tool for Surface Analysis from Milli- to Nanoscale: An Interview with Raphaëlle Dianoux

A Novel Tool for Surface Analysis from Milli- to Nanoscale: An Interview with Raphaëlle Dianoux

Raphaëlle Dianoux, CEO at NanoScan, talks to AZoNano.com about their new VLS-80 system for surface analysis from the milli- to the nanoscale. [More]
Industrial Scale Production of Nanoparticles - An Interview with James Murray

Industrial Scale Production of Nanoparticles - An Interview with James Murray

In this interview, James Murray from MetNano talks about their unique, patented process for producing high quality silver colloids and nanoparticles, scalable to industrial volumes. [More]
Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) for Size and Concentration Measurements of Drug Delivery Nanoparticles

Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) for Size and Concentration Measurements of Drug Delivery Nanoparticles

During the last twenty years, biomedical research globally has been significantly increasing its efforts to develop drugs based on nanoparticles and commercialize them. Today several high-potent molecule-based drugs are used in suboptimal conditions such as low dosage due to their toxicity or minimal efficiency in the cell types and targeting of specific organs. [More]
The Origins and Development of Scanning Probe Microscopy - An Interview with Dr Curt Sander

The Origins and Development of Scanning Probe Microscopy - An Interview with Dr Curt Sander

In this interview, Dr Curt Sander, founder and CEO of SPM manufacturer DME, talks to AZoNano about the origins of SPM technology, the beginnings of his company, and the future of the technique. [More]