With respect to their capability to transmit light, materials are defined transparent, opaque, non-translucent or opalescent. In the case of scattering particles, size influences the scattering...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2988 | 5 Mar 2012
Lehigh University scientists have found that nanoscopic cracks on the surface of glassware may spoil its transparency and make it appear dirty. Posted October 21 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=35 | 21 Oct 2003
The use of Cabot Corp's Nanogel translucent aerogel material in windows and skylights has been shown to provide high light transmission and superior thermal performance. Posted June 28 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1031 | 12 Aug 2004
Many ceramics are produced from casting slips. Properties of the final product are dictated by the slip properties. These can be optimised by optimising particle size and zeta potential. A case study...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1097 | 19 Jan 2005
Sono-Tek Corporation, the world's leader in ultrasonic spray nozzle technology, today announced the sale of two ultrasonic spray drying systems. Posted March 23 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=685 | 30 Mar 2004
Australian researchers at the University of Technology in Sydney have found a way to use nanoparticles to allow light through glass but block most of the heat. Posted July 9 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=580 | 4 Mar 2004
A standard sample of gold colloids suitably immobilized on glass has been shown to be suitable for for Atomic Force Microscopy calibration at the nanoscale, operating in Contact Mode (CM) and Tapping...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1436 | 11 Nov 2005
Micromeritics manufactures a broad line of automated analytical laboratory instruments that measure the physical characteristics of powders & solids for fundamental research, product development,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1467 | 28 Dec 2005
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...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1073 | 10 Dec 2004
Researchers have developed a new family of glasses that will bring higher power to smaller packages in lasers and optical devices and provide a less-expensive alternative to many other optical glasses...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=127 | 18 Nov 2003