Several aerospace firms have programmes under way for the use of nanosized particles of aluminium or hafnium for rocket propulsion applications. The improved burn and the speed of ignition of such...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1648 | 21 Jul 2006
After 15 years of development Beijing Yuantong Corporation Ltd has developed ESP nano-fuel technology. Posted April 28 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=825 | 7 May 2004
Nanotechnology has a range of implications in the aerospace and defence industries. Areas that stand to benefit range from lighter, stronger aircraft materials, to functional, protective clothing...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=570 | 4 Mar 2004
In an attempt to understand why ruthenium sulfide is so good at removing sulfur impurities from fuels, scientists have succeeded in making a model of this catalyst — nanoparticles supported on an...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=208 | 25 Nov 2003
Oxonica has developed a diesel fuel additive from nanoparticles of cerium oxide. The additive can produce fuel savings of 10%. Posted October 20 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=31 | 20 Oct 2003
Carbon nanotubes, also called Buckytubes, are cylinders made up of pure carbon molecules, whose unique properties make them very attractive to many different industries. A definition of carbon...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1381 | 27 Aug 2005
Lou Schnur, a major shareholder of Altair Nanotechnologies, today called on Altair's directors to instruct management to immediately sell or mothball its chronically unprofitable mining operations and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=805 | 4 May 2004
CSIRO research has found unusual properties in ilmenite sand from the Murray Basin that could be harnessed to remove heavy metal and radioactive pollution from mine drainage, industrial waste streams,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=703 | 1 Apr 2004
Researchers at the University of Missouri-Rolla are using nano-sized glass microspheres to trace explosives back to their manufacturers and help law enforcement authorities thwart terrorists. Posted...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=109 | 14 Nov 2003
Professor Ken Donaldson, from the University of Edinburgh has stated that nanotechnology poses a threat to humans by generating tiny toxic molecules that can enter the lungs. Posted October 21 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=37 | 21 Oct 2003