The Fitzpatrick Center for Photonics and Communications Systems at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering aims to help turn North Carolina into a "photon forest" where research and development...
With respect to their capability to transmit light, materials are defined transparent, opaque, non-translucent or opalescent. In the case of scattering particles, size influences the scattering...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2988 | 5 Mar 2012
Lehigh University scientists have found that nanoscopic cracks on the surface of glassware may spoil its transparency and make it appear dirty. Posted October 21 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=35 | 21 Oct 2003
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials according to dimension, phase composition and the manufacturing process. This article focuses on the categorisation of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1073 | 10 Dec 2004
NanoProducts Corporation has announced that its technology has been successfully demonstrated to significantly improve the performance of coatings. Posted Ocotber 18 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=377 | 9 Jan 2004
Established in 1972, Agar Scientific is a leading international supplier of consumables, accessories and specialist equipment for all disciplines of microscopy.We have our own manufacturing...
In common perception, carbon dioxide is just a greenhouse gas, one of the major environmental problems of mankind. For Warsaw chemists CO2 became, however, something else: a key element of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=29236 | 25 Jan 2014
Evaporation is so common that everybody thinks it's a well understood phenomenon. Appearances can be, however, deceptive. Recently, a new, earlier not predicted mechanism of evaporation was...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27879 | 19 Jul 2013
An innovative measurement method was used at the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw for estimating power generated by motors of single molecule in size,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28138 | 30 Aug 2013
Chemical flasks and inconvenient chemostats for cultivation of bacteria are likely soon to be discarded. Researchers from the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences in...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27959 | 1 Aug 2013