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
Chromium nitrate is primarily used in the dying industry, and in the chemical industry as a precursor for various chromium complexes.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3410 | 19 Apr 2013
Chromium oxide occurs in nature as a rare mineral called eskolaite. Its main applications are as a gree colorant for glass, inks and paints.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3409 | 18 Apr 2013
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
Chromium carbide (Cr3C2) is an excellent refractory ceramic material known for its hardness. Chromium carbide nanoparticles are manufactured by the process of sintering. Their notable properties...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3411 | 19 Apr 2013
The use of techniques such as Atomic Force Microscopy, Scanning Tunnelling Micrscopy and Ellipsometry have allowed the characterization of azurin molecules in air self-assembled on gold. Evidence also...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1218 | 6 May 2005
Scientists at the U.S. Department
of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Chicago have
reached a milestone in the study of emergent magnetism.
Studying simple metallic...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=12150 | 18 Jun 2009
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
Scientists have identified the microscopic shrapnel of a nearby star that exploded just before or during the birth of the solar system 4.5 billion years ago.
Faint traces of the supernova, found in a...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19420 | 10 Sep 2010
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