Carbon nanotubes can conduct electricity better than metals due to something known as ballistic transport. In addition to high electrical conductivity, electrons move between nanotube wires using...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1689 | 11 Aug 2006
American Superconductor Corporation has announced a nanotechnology-based manufacturing technique that delivers an immediate 30% increase in the electric current-carrying capability of the company's...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=451 | 29 Jan 2004
PlasmaChem’s nano-additives (DiamoSilb® and AlumoSilb®) lead to the formation of smaller metal crystallites (and a smaller distance between crystallites) during the electroplating process. As a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2999 | 18 Apr 2012
A second generation of solar technology with either much greater conversion efficiency or lower materials cost is ready to come to the market. This technology, which includes thin films, organics,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1972 | 22 Aug 2007
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
Engineers at Ohio State University have overcome a major barrier in the manufacture of high quality light emitting devices and solar cell materials. Posted December 2 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=358 | 7 Jan 2004
The unique properties of buckytubes can be attributed in part to their structure. The structure of these materials, naming conventions and properties of different tube types are described. Buckytube...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=983 | 17 Jun 2004
Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=980 | 17 Jun 2004
It is the properties and structure of buckytubes and other fullerene materials that make them of interest. Electrical, thermal and mechanical properties are covered as are chemistry and molecular...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=9 | 23 Sep 2003
If the structure of carbon fullerenes and buckytubes is not fascinating enough, add their amazing properties. Many of these stem from their defect free structure. Mechanical, thermal and electrical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=984 | 17 Jun 2004