Scientists have developed a new class of electrorheological (ER) fluids whose commercialization, into eco-friendly clutches, will provide a significant technological boost for the automotive industry....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=227 | 27 Nov 2003
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
A research team led by a University of Pennsylvania
mechanical engineer has discovered that friction between two sliding
bodies can be reduced at the molecular, or nanoscale, level by changing
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5243 | 2 Nov 2007
In the automotive sector, test standards are an important factor where clutches, brakes, tires, engines, seatbelts, etc. are checked for their material properties to comply with a number of standards...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3161 | 26 Dec 2012