Article - 8 Mar 2005
Metal and ceramic matrix composites hold extreme potential for advanced applications such as aerospace. Nanostructuring could further improve material properties. The benefits of nanostructuring are...
Article - 5 Mar 2005
Experiments performed under microgravity conditions let researchers find out more about the formation of nanoparticles in liquids. The article considers electrophoretic techniques, aerogel formation,...
Article - 18 Dec 2003
ROBOSEM is developing nanorobotic tools to handle minute quantities of materials and individual biological cells with nano-scale accuracy for integration into easy-to-use scanning electron microscope...
Article - 17 Dec 2003
Evident Technologies has launched their EviTags luminescent quantum dot-based labels for biotechnology applications in five colors and two chemical reaction groups. Posted June 16 2003
Article - 27 Aug 2005
Carbon nanotubes, also called Buckytubes, are cylinders made up of pure carbon molecules, whose unique properties make them very attractive to many different industries. A definition of carbon...
Article - 17 Aug 2005
Spectrofluorometers and spectrophotometers can be used to measure the properties and behaviour of quantum dots. These can be in the design of devices such as optoelectronics, biosensing and...
Article - 11 Aug 2005
Radio frequency identification (RFid) tags are increasingly being used in electronic tagging, tracking and monitoring. Applications for RFid tags, benefits and drawbacks of using RFid tags, and...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in fuel cells and energy storage/generation systems. How nanomaterials are used in fuel cells (PEFC, PEMFC and DMFC), hydrogen storage,...
Article - 1 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the defence and security industries. Using gold nanoparticles in sensors for chemical and biological warfare agents, destroying warfare...
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Nanotechnology methods and devices are set to have a profound impact in the field of informatics, electronics and information and communications technology. The area of silicon...