An important business of Celanese Corporation, Ticona is a global company of
material scientists, design engineers, technical support experts, account managers
and customer service...
Article - 27 Nov 2003
Scientists have developed a new class of electrorheological (ER) fluids whose commercialization, into eco-friendly clutches, will provide a significant technological boost for the automotive industry....
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Testing of the world’s first commercial solid lubricant made using nanomaterials has found the oil to be non-toxic. The lubricant is based on nanospheres and nanotubes of inorganic compounds, whose...
Article - 8 Apr 2011
Microelectro-mechanical systems are being utilized for a variety of applications such as microfluidic pumps, micromirror display devices, and acceleration and pressure sensors.
News - 18 Feb 2016
The new milk frother you are using to prepare your cappuccino is likely using magnetic gears. Magnetic gears transmit rotary motion like mechanical gears but instead of teeth they use magnetic...
News - 18 Jan 2013
To live is to move. You strike to swat that irritable mosquito, which skilfully evades the hand of death. How did that happen? Who moved your hand, and what saved the mosquito? Enter the Molecular...
News - 5 Nov 2009
Can an intense laser rip photons into electron-positron pairs? Seeking to
shed light on this burning question is the ELI ('Extreme light infrastructure')
project, which received EUR 6 million...
News - 16 Dec 2009
Scientists at the U.S. Department
of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory and Northwestern University
have discovered that common bacteria can turn microgears when suspended in a...
News - 23 Apr 2009
ApNano Materials, Inc.,
a cleantech company and provider of nanotechnology-based products, today announced
that new test conducted at the FZG Gear Research Centre of the Technical University...
Article - 21 May 2008
In this article ellipsometric measurements were performed using the Horiba Scientific MM-16 Spectroscopic Ellipsometer and the aluminium anodised layer successfully characterised