By minimizing the pressure differential between a plasma reactor and an attached mass spectrometer such as the Hiden mass spectrometer allows direct detection of metastable species produced in the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2968 | 20 Jan 2012
A material that is a hundred thousand times heavier than water and more dense
than the core of the Sun is being produced at the University
of Gothenburg. The scientists working with this...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11418 | 11 May 2009
Collisions have consequences. Everyone knows that. Whether it's between trains,
planes, automobiles or atoms, there are always repercussions. But while macroscale
collisions may have the most...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6753 | 5 Jul 2008
By swapping out one specific hydrogen atom for an isotope twice as heavy, researchers have increased the shelf life and detection ability of fluorescent probes that are essential to studying a variety...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=18657 | 21 Jul 2010
The nuclei of ordinary hydrogen atoms contain only a single proton. If a neutron
is added, the hydrogen becomes deuterium. In principle, molecules that contain
deuterium in place of hydrogen...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9344 | 8 Jan 2009
The National Institute of
Standards and Technology (NIST) and Columbia University have been named
by the American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of the History of Chemistry
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8648 | 13 Nov 2008
is reporting on a Japanese breakthough in energy generation with the
apparent demonstration of cold fusion in front of a gathered audience.
Although it sounds like a dubious made for...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6472 | 26 May 2008
Researchers have discovered mechanisms critical to interactions between hot plasma and surfaces facing the plasma inside a thermonuclear fusion reactor, part of work aimed at developing coatings...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=18761 | 28 Jul 2010
The research of a multi-institutional team from the U.S., Japan, and France, led by Predrag S. Krstic of the Joint Institute for Computational Sciences and Jean Paul Allain of Purdue University has...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26488 | 1 Feb 2013
For their look into the nanoworld, the Jülich researchers used a scanning tunneling microscope.
Its thin metal tip scans the specimen surface like the needle of a record player and registers the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19146 | 21 Aug 2010