Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
News - 26 Jun 2009
An international team, led by Shingo Nagano from the RIKEN SPring-8 Center in Harima and Hiroyasu Onaka from Toyama Prefectural University, has uncovered the vital role of water in the generation of...
Article - 14 Oct 2009
In a hose single water molecule transport is not a dominate feature however the unique properties of, in particular, carbon nanotubes make single water molecule transport a reality.
News - 18 Sep 2015
Platinum is a great catalyst and can be used for many different applications. It's expensive stuff though, so tiny platinum nanoparticles sitting on cheap metal oxide materials are used to convert...
News - 17 Sep 2011
By Cameron Chai
Researchers at Umeå University and Aalto University have discovered an efficient method to fabricate graphene nanoribbons directly within single-walled carbon nanotubes.
News - 17 Jun 2015
A simple way to turn carbon nanotubes into valuable graphene nanoribbons may be to grind them, according to research led by Rice University.
The trick, said Rice materials scientist Pulickel...
News - 27 Mar 2015
Three West Virginia University professors from the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences have been awarded $1.8 million in funding from the National Research Foundation’s prestigious Faculty Early...
News - 17 Oct 2007
Carbon nanotubes have been employed for a variety of uses
including composite materials, biosensors, nano-electronic circuits and
membranes. While they have proven useful for these...
News - 4 Nov 2013
Nitric oxide (NO) is one of the most important signaling molecules in living cells, carrying messages within the brain and coordinating immune system functions. In many cancerous cells, levels are...
News - 1 Sep 2009
Predatory fish are well aware of the problem: In a swarm of small fish it
is hard to isolate prey. A similar situation can be found in the microcosm of
atoms and molecules, whose behavior is...