Scientists have made a development that brings the possibility of using multiwalled carbon nanotubes to make denser, more efficient data storage devices, a step closer. Posted August 11 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=305 | 15 Dec 2003
Specially prepared crystalline semiconductors that emit different colours of light when illuminated by lasers allow scientists to watch the inner workings of a living cell. The process consists of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1173 | 12 Apr 2005
Directly measuring the topography of bits on DVD masters and replicas with an Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) is useful for quality control and process development.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1505 | 16 Feb 2006
Scanning probe microscopes (SPMs) are instruments that measure properties of surfaces. They include atomic force microscopes (AFMs) and scanning tunnelling microscopes (STMs). SPMs are the most...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1527 | 8 Mar 2006
This article describes some applications of fluorescence instruments from HORIBA Scientific to nanophotonics, e.g., singlewalled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs), quantum dots, and organic light-emitting...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1624 | 6 Jul 2006
Researchers have succeeded in fabricating quantum dot sensitized solar cells (QDSSC) by the electrophoretic deposition of semiconductor such as CdSe quantum dots onto conducting electrodes coated with...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2940 | 19 Oct 2011
Can nanotechnology overcome the cost burdens of solar cells and come up with a clean, green, highly efficient renewable electricity souce.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1815 | 19 Dec 2006
Scientific and commercial interest in the manufacture of nanostructured materials has greatly increased since the discovery of their importance for numerous applications. Degussa now occupies a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1600 | 1 Jul 2006
Spectrofluorometers and spectrophotometers can be used to measure the properties and behaviour of quantum dots. These can be in the design of devices such as optoelectronics, biosensing and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1358 | 17 Aug 2005
This case study compares dynamic light scattering to other methods such as transmission electron microscopy and x-ray diffraction for the determination of particle size for Cadmium Selenide...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1098 | 20 Jan 2005