Article - 25 Jul 2005
New methods based on colloidal chemistry to control the size and shape of platinum particles could be used in many applications, especially industrial catalysis. New processing methods, superlattice...
Article - 10 Dec 2004
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials according to dimension, phase composition and the manufacturing process. This article focuses on the categorisation of...
News - 12 May 2010
A solution-phase process has been developed by CNM users from the University
of California at Riverside, working collaboratively with the Nanophotonics Group
at the Argonne National...
News - 25 Oct 2008
Professor Pang Xiao-Feng and Deng Bo studied the properties of water, and
their changes under the action of a magnetic field were gathered by the spectrum
techniques of infrared, Raman,...
News - 11 Jan 2010
Nanoparticles have a strong tendency to form periodic structures. Mixing and
matching of two different types of nanoparticles allows the formation of binary
News - 27 Apr 2009
A team of investigators at Purdue
University has developed nanoscale probes that can help pinpoint the location
of tumors and might one day be able to directly attack cancer cells. Joseph...
News - 18 Sep 2015
Platinum is a great catalyst and can be used for many different applications. It's expensive stuff though, so tiny platinum nanoparticles sitting on cheap metal oxide materials are used to convert...
News - 10 Mar 2009
Breast cancer patients face many horrors, including those that arise when
fighting the cancer itself. Medications given during chemotherapy can have wicked
side effects, including vomiting,...
News - 30 Mar 2015
Georgia Tech Researchers have developed a new method of fabricating nanometer-scale necklaces on the basis of small star-like structures threaded on to a polymeric base.
The method can offer a...
News - 31 Oct 2013
By the time people began to look for viable routes on the ocean with the help of a compass needle in the 12th century, magnetic navigational aids had already long been in use by other living...