AdNano zinc oxide has the potential to improve products by providing valuable additional functions in a wide variety of applications. Examples include transparent cosmetic UV protection and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1602 | 1 Jul 2006
Nanophase Technologies now have available zinc oxide nanomaterials in commercial quantities. Properties and application of the NanoArc Zinc Oxide materials are provided. Posted November 8 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1069 | 24 Nov 2004
Several techniques have been proposed for the evaluation of the morphologic changes in the hair surface after treatments with solutions containing polymers. Among the most used ones is Atomic Force...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1852 | 22 Feb 2007
Biosurfactants that can be used in skin care products (cosmetics, medicines for external application) are the focus of attention. Through application of microbial biotechnology, AIST is engaged in the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1773 | 27 Oct 2006
A nanocapsule is any nanoparticle that consists of a shell and a space, in which desired substances may be placed. A dendrimer is an artificially manufactured or synthesized large molecule comprised...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1649 | 21 Jul 2006
The research in this article highlights a widespread developing country engagement with nanotechnology research and development. The ability of less-developed countries to engage with nanotechnology...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1429 | 19 Oct 2005
Pickering emulsions are surfactant-free emulsions which use densely-packed solid particles as stabilising agents to protect against coalescence. Chararacterisation, types of particulate emulsifiers,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1293 | 5 Jul 2005
Surfactant-free emulsions, using polymeric emulsifiers or solid particles as stabilizers, could offer new alternatives to the conventional formulations used in skincare products. Comparing the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1292 | 5 Jul 2005
Liposomes are small spherical vesicles which consist of amphiphilic lipids, enclosing an aqueous core. The classification of liposomes, the different processing techniques used, the benefits of using...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1243 | 25 May 2005
Liposomes are important new materials in the area of biotechnology, specifically drug development and cosmetics. The size of liposomes laregely determined their properties. Applications, size effects...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1222 | 6 May 2005