Concerns with climate change have lead many to look to nanotechnology as a science with the potential to deliver new, sustainable and environmentally friendly methods of providing energy solutions.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1882 | 22 Mar 2007
Experiments performed under microgravity conditions let researchers find out more about the formation of nanoparticles in liquids. The article considers electrophoretic techniques, aerogel formation,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1133 | 5 Mar 2005
It looks like glass and feels like solidified smoke, but the most interesting features of the new silica aerogels are too small to see or feel. Lighter than styrofoam, this strange material is riddled...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=737 | 13 Apr 2004
Nanoparticles are used by tyre manufacturers to enhance the strength and durability of car tyres. Examples of how engineered nanoparticles have been used in tyre production and other industries,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1351 | 15 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanotechnology techniques are being used to improve the power density of batteries. Such improvements using thin films, deposition and thermal spray processes, carbon aerogels,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1138 | 9 Mar 2005
Space applications can benefit from using nanomaterials and nanotechnologies in their production processes. This article considers the use of nanopowders in power systems, aerogels, magnetic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1169 | 8 Apr 2005
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
Keeping warm is a major concern for many people during the winter months. Rising fuel costs mean that just keeping a house warm in cold weather can be a struggle, and good insulation is vital to keep...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3131 | 20 Nov 2012
Aspen Aerogels Inc.
and Samsung America Inc. have signed a cooperative sales agreement under which
Samsung will market and sell Aspen Aerogels' thermal insulation products to
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9374 | 12 Jan 2009
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have created low-density aerogels made from carbon nanotubes, CNTs, that are capable of supporting 8,000 times their own weight. The new material also...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=4142 | 22 May 2007