Article - 7 Feb 2007
Hydrogen has been touted as an environmentally friendly wonder fuel that can be used in vehicles and burns to produce only water as a by product. The problem with hydrogen is that producing it is far...
Article - 11 Jul 2006
The issues facing the provision of clean, fresh water are many and varied, and prior to action being taken to rectify the problem, the water needs to be analysed, and the contaminants identified. New...
Article - 18 Jan 2006
Porous powders are used in industries from catalysts to pharmaceuticals and environmental cleanup to liquid chromatography. Not only is it important to know the pore size distribution of these...
Article - 20 Nov 2003
Researchers have found that when the surface of a ZnS nanoparticle gets wet, its entire crystal structure rearranges to become more ordered. Posted August 27 2003
Article - 5 Feb 2004
Millennium Chemicals has developed a paint that absorbs nitrogen oxide (NOx) gases from vehicle exhausts, a pollution source that can cause smog and respiratory problems. Posted February 5 2004
Article - 15 Jul 2005
a new way to realize miniature fuel cells (FC) is demonstrated using nanostructured porous silicon (PS) as a protonic conductor. Using a chemical grafting technique an inorganic, structurally stable,...
News - 10 Apr 2015
Tennant Company today announced ec-H2O NanoClean™, the next generation of the successful, sustainable cleaning technology ec-H2O™. This next generation solution offers the same great benefits of the...
News - 7 May 2013
Columbia Engineering researchers have developed a technique to isolate a single water molecule inside a buckyball, or C60, and to drive motion of the so-called "big" nonpolar ball through...
News - 17 Jun 2014
Scientists are using a pioneering method of 'caging' and cooling water molecules to study the change in orientation of the magnetic nuclei at the centre of each hydrogen atom - a process which...
News - 21 Aug 2012
By Will Soutter
Scientists have revealed how smaller molecules can be imprisoned within a carbon molecule. This allows the study of wave-like behavior which is considered to be a fundamental property...