Bruker Optics offers FT-NIR spectrometers as a quality control tool for the fuel ethanol industry. FT-NIR spectroscopy is a widely used technique that can do rapid and non-destructive measurements in...
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Porous powders are used in industries from catalysts to pharmaceuticals and environmental cleanup to liquid chromatography. Not only is it important to know the pore size distribution of these...
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AdNano zinc oxide has the potential to improve products by providing valuable additional functions in a wide variety of applications. Examples include transparent cosmetic UV protection and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1602 | 1 Jul 2006
Characterisation and analysis tools let material scientists examine the behaviour and properties of materials at the nanoscale. Studying the effects of particle size on the fluoresence properties of...
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Space applications can benefit from using nanomaterials and nanotechnologies in their production processes. This article considers the use of nanopowders in power systems, aerogels, magnetic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1169 | 8 Apr 2005
Temperature-Programmed Desorption (TPD) is one of the most widely used and flexible techniques for characterizing the acid sites on oxide surfaces.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1475 | 18 Jan 2006
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in fuel cells and energy storage/generation systems. How nanomaterials are used in fuel cells (PEFC, PEMFC and DMFC), hydrogen storage,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1339 | 2 Aug 2005
Surfactant-free emulsions, using polymeric emulsifiers or solid particles as stabilizers, could offer new alternatives to the conventional formulations used in skincare products. Comparing the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1292 | 5 Jul 2005
This article looks at the development of fuel cells using nanotechnology techniques, and also considers potential industry applications for fuel cells in space. The article focuses on Solid Oxide Fuel...
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Iowa State University
researchers are working to produce clean, renewable energy by developing a new,
low-emissions burner and a new catalyst for ethanol production.
Both technologies will...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10303 | 9 Mar 2009