The issues facing the provision of clean, fresh water are many and varied, and prior to action being taken to rectify the problem, the water needs to be analysed, and the contaminants identified. New...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1634 | 11 Jul 2006
Nanosized particles of iron hydroxide have been proved by Bayer researchers to be a highly effective adsorbent. At the heart of the system is a fixed bed of Bayoxide® E33 iron hydroxide granules,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=378 | 9 Jan 2004
Solar Roadways may hold the key to solving climate change and global warming. Solar Roadways are electric roads that produce their own electricity and would conserve fuel and reduce pollution.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1969 | 20 Aug 2007
The problem of water shortages in the Middle East has been given an initial helping hand with leaders of the nanotechnology industry in Israel joining together for the first meeting of stakeholders in...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=528 | 23 Feb 2004
Nano-TA is a local thermal analysis technique which combines the high spatial resolution imaging capabilities of atomic force microscopy with the ability to obtain an understanding of the thermal...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2156 | 12 May 2008
The challenge of micro- and nano-fabrication lies in the difficulties and costs associated with patterning at such high resolution. Instead of relying on tradition fabrication techniques -- largely...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2752 | 22 Dec 2010
Professor Khine from University of California, Irvine proposed a simple, ultra-rapid, and robust method to create large areas of nanowrinkles as well as sharp high surface area bimetallic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2733 | 25 Nov 2010
This article presents new methods for testing the nanometer-scale thermo-mechano-chemical response of an energetic material via Heated tip AFM (HT-AFM). The experiments investigate propagation of the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2162 | 13 May 2008
A serious limitation of conventional bulk thermal methods like DSC, TMA and DMA is that they can only measure a sample-averaged response and cannot offer specific information on localized defects,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2608 | 28 May 2010
Nano-thermal analysis in combination with AFM proves to be a very valuable tool for the study of polymeric coatings and surfaces in general, since it allows not only imaging but also direct...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2160 | 13 May 2008