Nanocomposites are materials that incorporate nanosized particles into a matrix of standard material. The result of the addition of nanoparticles is a drastic improvement in properties that can...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1832 | 24 Jan 2007
For the purpose of this article, most current nanomaterials could be organized into four types: Carbon Based Materials, Metal Based Materials, Dendrimers and Composites
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1872 | 1 Mar 2007
Two major barriers to the advancement of DNA nanotechnology beyond the research lab have been knocked down. This emerging technology employs DNA as a programmable building material for...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26179 | 14 Dec 2012
Electrons moving in graphene behave in an unusual way, as demonstrated by 2010 Nobel Prize laureates for physics Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, who performed transport experiments on this...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=23728 | 7 Nov 2011
At the Institute of
Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN), A*STAR, in Singapore, Jun Yang
and Jackie Ying* have developed a new protocol for the synthesis of tiny metal
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=14822 | 24 Nov 2009
In order to support the RC delay scaling required by the International Technology
Roadmap for Semiconductors (ITRS), process designers have focused their attention
on reducing the permittivity...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10704 | 1 Apr 2009
Efforts to develop and commercialise nanotechnology face a variety of challenges: technical hurdles, availability of capital, environmental, health and safety concerns, and immature manufacturing...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2978 | 19 Feb 2012
Development projects for new manufacturing recipes are challenged by a variety of different external and internal requirements and constraints. This is especially true when developing MEMS, NEMS or...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2634 | 12 Jul 2010
Nanoporous carbons have long played a role in the areas associated with these Grand Challenges (e.g. purification of drinking water; capture of volatile organic compounds from industry; gas masks),...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2547 | 8 Apr 2010
With nanoparticles decreasing in size and their usage becoming more widespread, the importance of being able to accurately measure particle size distribution is also increasing. The capllary...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1126 | 3 Mar 2005