Article - 6 Apr 2005
A new technology involving supercritical fluids has allowed the deposition of anchors on a variety of nanotube types. The new technology provides greater control over anchor loadings. Potential...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
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...
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles could be used in a number of ways to benefit the agricultural industry. Fertiliser made from buckyballs, TiO2 nano-mixtures, using iron nanoparticles in soil cleanup...
Article - 6 Apr 2005
A research team has found that certain types of iron nanoparticles could be useful in cleaning up carbon tetrachloride contamination in groundwater, via the degradation process. The findings of this...
News - 15 Jun 2009
Science fact surpasses science fiction at the Canadian
Light Source (CLS) synchrotron's 12th Annual Users' Meeting Thursday, June
18 at the Radisson Hotel in Saskatoon. Conference...
News - 2 Jun 2008
A mat of nanowires with the touch and feel of paper could be
an important new tool in the cleanup of oil and other organic
researchers and colleagues report in the May 30 online...
News - 4 Feb 2008
A new process for catching gas from the environment and
holding it indefinitely in molecular-sized containers has been
developed by a team of University of Calgary researchers,
who say it...
News - 19 Jun 2007
Deep inside a flooded mine in Wisconsin, scientists from
several institutions including the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence
Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have discovered a
Article - 10 Nov 2004
Molecular manufacturing was identified as the original concept of nanotechnology, with the debate focusing on its possible application in the fields of medicine and the environment. Fighting disease,...
Article - 15 Aug 2006
This article examines a novel platinum-alumina catalyst that allows removal by oxidation of harmful volatile organic compounds present in factory exhaust gases. The reaction temperature is 100ºC lower...