Liquids Research Limited, founded in 1990 by Professor K. O’Grady and Dr S. W. Charles, is a leading manufacturer of ferrofluids occupying modern facilities in the Mentec Technology Centre, a science...
Experiments performed under microgravity conditions let researchers find out more about the formation of nanoparticles in liquids. The article considers electrophoretic techniques, aerogel formation,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1133 | 5 Mar 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in magnetic fluids and in magnetic media applications. Present and future industry applications, processing methods, separation techniques,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1340 | 2 Aug 2005
Scientists in Canada are reporting progress toward a new type of "liquid
mirror" - mirrors made with highly reflective liquids - whose shape can be changed
to provide superior optical...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8513 | 6 Nov 2008
A video demonstrating ferrofluids and its potential applications. Ferrofluids are composed of nanoscale ferromagnetic, or ferrimagnetic, particles suspended in a carrier fluid, usually an organic...
What do Saturn and flowers have in common? As shapes, both possess certain
symmetries that are easily recognizable in the natural world. Now, at an extremely
small level, researchers from Duke...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10565 | 24 Mar 2009
As shapes, both possess certain symmetries that are easily recognizable in
the natural world. Now, at an extremely small level, researchers from Duke
University and the University of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9975 | 18 Feb 2009
The power of magnetism may address a major problem facing bioengineers as
they try to create new tissue -- getting human cells to not only form structures,
but to stimulate the growth of blood...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10684 | 31 Mar 2009
One basic tenet of nanotechnology is that on the sub-microscopic scale, size
matters. Magnetic nanostructures are no exception. German researchers have shown
how the dimensions of tiny...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8223 | 21 Oct 2008
A team led by Yale University
scientists has developed a way to rapidly manipulate and sort different cells
in the blood using magnetizable liquids. The findings, which will be published...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=14994 | 7 Dec 2009