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...
Article - 5 Mar 2005
Experiments performed under microgravity conditions let researchers find out more about the formation of nanoparticles in liquids. The article considers electrophoretic techniques, aerogel formation,...
Article - 2 Aug 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,...
News - 6 Nov 2008
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...
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...
News - 24 Mar 2009
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...
News - 18 Feb 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...
News - 31 Mar 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...
Article - 3 Sep 2015
Professor Kevin O'Grady, head of the Magnetic Materials Research Group in the Physics Department at The University of York, talks to AZoNano about measuring magneto-thermal heating effects in magnetic...
The MicroMag™ 2900 Series AGM is a versatile system designed for measuring the magnetic properties of different materials. The combination of high sensitivity and measurement speed makes the system...