Article - 29 Aug 2005
Classification 977, also called Class 977, was specially written by the US PTO to cover the competitive area of nanotechnology patenting and Intellectual Property (IP) rights. How Class 977 has...
News - 7 Nov 2014
By Stuart Milne
Researchers from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Universität Tübingen, Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) and Technische Universität Berlin have...
News - 21 Aug 2012
By Will Soutter
Scientists have revealed how smaller molecules can be imprisoned within a carbon molecule. This allows the study of wave-like behavior which is considered to be a fundamental property...
News - 18 Nov 2014
By Stuart Milne
A team of researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, and the Max Planck EPFL Center have collaborated to develop...
News - 7 May 2013
Columbia Engineering researchers have developed a technique to isolate a single water molecule inside a buckyball, or C60, and to drive motion of the so-called "big" nonpolar ball through...
News - 19 Sep 2008
Research at Purdue University
suggests synthetic carbon molecules called fullerenes, or buckyballs, have a
high potential of being accumulated in animal tissue, but the molecules also...
News - 1 Jul 2008
From diamonds, the world's hardest mineral, to the soft graphite used in pencils, the many forms of the versatile element carbon have been used and appreciated by humans for centuries.
News - 19 Oct 2010
One simple conversation may have spread the legend of the buckyball farther
and wider than the nearly quarter-century of learning and teaching that preceded
it. Sir Harry Kroto, a member of...
Article - 16 Aug 2006
This article was originally written by the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) as a guide for reporters and journalists writing about nanotechnology health and safety risks. It offers good...