Article - 19 Sep 2011
Nano Graphene Platelets (NGPs) are similar to carbon nanotubes but have excellent performance characteristics compared to other nanomaterials. Their excellent combination of properties make them...
Article - 5 Jul 2011
The NanoTest Vantage has unique capabilities that make it ideally suited to use in the automotive sector. It can perform a range of different tests and can work at temperatures up to 750ºC where it...
Article - 30 Oct 2008
The introduction of nanomechanical test methods, such as nanoindentation, has been vital to the introduction of many advanced materials over the past 20 years. The availability of nanoindentation...
Article - 6 Oct 2005
Researchers at Queen Mary, University of London and the Universite Paris Sud have used Accelrys' density functional theory (DFT) code CASTEP to study the formation of clay-polymer nanocomposite...
Article - 21 Nov 2003
The University of Nottingham has pooled its academic expertise to form UNIMAT. UNIMAT will form valuable links with industry to assist them in areas such as materials, biomaterials and nanotechnology....
Article - 15 Feb 2008
The Nanotechnology in Coatings online course by SpecialChem will benefit both newcomers to the industry and specialists wishing to enhance their understanding of nanoparticles in coatings...
Article - 21 Aug 2007
This article looks at fundamental and applied research on fuel cells and advanced batteries for electric propulsion, stationary power generation, and portable electronics. Because of their advanced...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
Article - 27 Jul 2005
Nanomaterials have several potential applications in the automotive industry. These include exhaust catalysts, shock absorbers and coolants. These applications are explored others listed.
Article - 7 Jan 2004
US Global Nanospace has announced that the new Guardian Antiballistic Replacement Door Skin (GARDS) for the AM General HMMWVV (commonly pronounced Hum-Vee) are now available. GARDS are lightweight and...