PlasmaChem’s nano-additives (DiamoSilb® and AlumoSilb®) lead to the formation of smaller metal crystallites (and a smaller distance between crystallites) during the electroplating process. As a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2999 | 18 Apr 2012
Over the last 10 years, diamond as a technological material has seen a renewed and increasing level of interest with genuine potential. In particular nanodiamonds are being looked at for uses such as...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2531 | 4 Mar 2010
This article summarises some results obtained in a recent study of various Cr2O3 thin films prepared by reactive RF sputtering. Nanoindentation studies combined with scanning force microscopy (SFM)...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1803 | 5 Dec 2006
This article describes the Longitudinal Oscillation Contrast (LOC) module which is available for use with the standard contact mode scanning force microscope (SFM) system. The LOC module allows high...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1794 | 1 Dec 2006
Nanotechnology Victoria ("NanoVic"), Monash University, and Swinburne University of Technology completed an agreement in December 2004 for joint investment in new equipment to make nanoarrays for the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1274 | 21 Jun 2005
Ohio State University physicists and their colleagues have demonstrated for the first time a type of magnetic behaviour that was predicted to exist more than 50 years ago. Posted January 5 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=390 | 13 Jan 2004
Nanoindentation techniques with the CSM Instruments Nano Hardness Tester (NHT), has allowed highly localised hardness and modulus measurements to be performed on very small material volumes. This...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1804 | 5 Dec 2006
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...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1338 | 2 Aug 2005
Organosols can be produced by reduction of metal salts or controlled complex decomposition. These techniques are outlined and the properties of the resultant materials described.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1334 | 29 Jul 2005
For a long time, chromium plating protected car bodies against rust - but
this has been prohibited since 2007. However, chromium-free coatings are not
suitable for universal use; they have to...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9018 | 3 Dec 2008