This article examines a scalable inexpensive technique to grow grid patterns of nanotube arrays. The inter-grid spacing can be tailored as required giving a simple method of controlling the volume...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2040 | 14 Nov 2007
MIT atomic physicists have developed a technique that compares the masses of single charged atoms with unprecedented accuracy — akin to measuring the distance between Boston and Los Angeles to within...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=416 | 16 Jan 2004
This article shows the successful synthesis of bamboo structured carbon nanotubes (BCNTs) using the catalytic decomposition of methane over supported Cu/Mo catalysts. Analysis of the BCNTs indicate...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2037 | 14 Nov 2007
Since their discovery several methods have been used to produce single and multi walled nanotubes. These include plasma arc discharge, pulsed lasers, chemical vapor deposition, ball milling etc. These...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1561 | 16 May 2006
Engineers at the University of California, Berkeley, have found an innovative way to grow silicon nanowires and carbon nanotubes directly on microstructures at room temperature. Posted June 23 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=174 | 20 Nov 2003
Initially introduced as an accessory to scanning tunneling microscopy (STM), atomic force microscopy (AFM) has become an advanced and most valuable scanning probe technique broadly used in academic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1533 | 10 Mar 2006
The century-old challenge of transporting acetylene may have been solved in
principle by a team of scientists working at the National
Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). A NIST...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=13318 | 25 Aug 2009
By Cameron Chai
North Carolina State University researchers have identified a novel technique to grow straight carbon nanofibers atop a transparent substrate.
The formation of these nanofiber...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=23246 | 18 Aug 2011
By Cameron Chai
Nanopowders have gained considerable importance and many manufacturing companies are adding nanopowders in the product’s composition in several fields such as energy, optics,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=22891 | 6 Jul 2011
Just as the key building block to life on earth is the carbon atom, carbon is the key to one of the most promising branches of nanotechnology. Much of the current research and commercialisation of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1782 | 8 Nov 2006