Article - 18 Dec 2003
NANOMAG is developing corrosion-resistant nanocomposite coatings to replace hazardous chromium-based coating treatments for magnesium alloys applicable specifically to the needs of the automotive,...
Article - 25 May 2005
A disruptive technology is one that can replace older technologies with radical new products and processes. The new products and markets that might emerge, how these new processes can be integrated...
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 - 9 Mar 2004
Nanotechnology will impact the transportation industry in all areas. Areas such as advanced materials, communications, public safety, sensors and MEMS are covered.
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in magnetic fluids and in magnetic media applications. Present and future industry applications, processing methods, separation techniques,...
Article - 10 Feb 2005
This article looks at the manufacturing process for carbon nanotubes and also considers their composition, classification and properties. Also discussed are commercial applications for nanotubes,...
News - 20 May 2008
Researchers at Northwestern University and Princeton
University have created a new kind of polymer that, because of its
extraordinary thermal and mechanical properties, could be used in
News - 14 Feb 2011
EADS Innovation Works, the Group’s corporate research arm, is working with university researchers to find a new solid state storage system for hydrogen.
This technology would make it possible to use...
News - 23 Apr 2010
Biobanks, ocean monitoring, wind energy, and micro- and nanotechnology are being given a powerful boost in terms of research equipment. Four national research facilities were recently granted...
News - 18 Mar 2009
Scientists are developing a new technology for repairing aircraft by means
of composite patches applied to both aluminium and to the new generation of
compound materials aircraft. The goal of...