The Nanotechnology in Coatings online course by SpecialChem will benefit both newcomers to the industry and specialists wishing to enhance their understanding of nanoparticles in coatings...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2064 | 15 Feb 2008
Northwestern University research has a wide reach. This month, it went all the way to outer space.
The Dragon, the commercial SpaceX vessel that delivered 1,200 pounds of supplies to the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26802 | 8 Mar 2013
In order to be able to understand complex organs such as the brain or the nervous system, simplified model systems are required.
A group of scientists led by the Frankfurt brain researcher Erin...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17062 | 16 Apr 2010
By Cameron Chai
Optical stimuli are required to be communicated to the brain from the eye. For this, necessary data is pre-processed by the eye.
Retinal ganglion cells that convey visual data to the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21909 | 16 Mar 2011
German scientists have refined and used a method to observe how individual
nerve cells process visual information in a living brain. The new microscopic
method made it possible for them to...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17338 | 3 May 2010
Pioneering a novel microscopy method, neuroscientist Arthur Konnerth and colleagues from the Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM) have shown that individual neurons carry out significant aspects of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17293 | 30 Apr 2010
Scientists at Cambridge have developed a simple, accurate way of "seeing" chemistry in action inside a lithium-ion battery.
By helping them understand how these batteries behave under different...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17554 | 17 May 2010
Utah and Texas researchers have learned how quiet sounds are magnified by
bundles of tiny, hair-like tubes atop "hair cells" in the ear: when
the tubes dance back and forth, they act...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11044 | 22 Apr 2009
In the fruit fly Drosophila, oskar mRNA, which is involved in defining the
animal's body axes, is produced in the nuclei of nurse cells neighbouring the
oocyte, and must be transported to the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=14835 | 26 Nov 2009
This review will focus on carbon nanotubes attached on larger graphitic solids, which can range from simple flat graphite to complex cellular foams having open-interconnected porosity.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2499 | 17 Jan 2010