Mitsui & Co. Ltd. is to reorganise its nanotechnology businesses and create a single nanotechnology unit from it’s three research and development groups. Posted March 12 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=634 | 19 Mar 2004
Nanotechnology in the food industry can take a number of forms. These include the use of nanotechnology in packaging materials, farming practices, food processing and also in the foods themselves.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1786 | 23 Nov 2006
Pristine carbon nanotubes are usually difficult to disperse into a liquid medium. Adding a functional group the nanotube surface makes this job easier. Techniques for functionalising and dispersing...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1563 | 17 May 2006
Electron Beam Lithography (EBL) is a special technique for making the very fine patterns that are needed by the electronics sector for integrated circuits. EBL resists (Negative Tone and Positive...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1208 | 27 Apr 2005
Characterisation and analysis tools let material scientists examine the behaviour and properties of materials at the nanoscale. Studying the effects of particle size on the fluoresence properties of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1357 | 17 Aug 2005
Tiny machines built as part of silicon chips have a need for lubrication the same as large machines such as automobile engines, but conventional lubricants, like oils, are too heavy for these micro...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=715 | 2 Apr 2004
Bringing together nanosized metal particles into ordered arrays can offer ways of making new nanostructured materials. German scientists have produced nanostructured metal/organic networks by using a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1154 | 6 Apr 2005
Researchers have made carbon nanotubes (single and multi-walled) using a gaseous carbon-containing feedstock, combined with a catalyst on a magnesia particulate support. With high conductivity at low...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1146 | 30 Mar 2005
The cover story of the most recent edition of the Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS) describes how nanoparticles formed by very small numbers of silver atoms can protect against the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17710 | 26 May 2010
The concept of converting renewable raw materials so cleverly that the same
process simultaneously produces both energy and industrially desirable chemicals
has been high on the wish-list for...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19686 | 24 Sep 2010