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
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
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
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 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
BASF, the world's leading
chemical company, will present its chemical intermediates, catalysts and inorganics
portfolio at the "ChemSpec" trade show in Barcelona, Spain, on June
17 and 18....
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11903 | 5 Jun 2009
University of Virginia chemical engineers Robert J. Davis and Matthew Neurock have uncovered the key features that control the high reactivity of gold nanoparticles in a process that oxidizes alcohols...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20094 | 20 Oct 2010
Vadym Mochalin, Senior Researcher, and Yury Gogotsi, Trustee Chair Professor
of Materials Science + Engineering at Drexel
University, have produced a strongly hydrophobic nanodiamond material...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10584 | 25 Mar 2009
A nanoscale coating that's at least 95 percent air repels the broadest range of liquids of any material in its class, causing them to bounce off the treated surface, according to the University...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26355 | 17 Jan 2013
In collaboration with Osmotex, Dolomite, a world leader in microfluidic design and manufacture, has launched a new range of advanced Electro-osmotic Pumps (EO Pumps) which can significantly reduce the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26071 | 30 Nov 2012