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...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1172 | 12 Apr 2005
Tiny machines built as part of silicon chips have a need for lubrication the same as large machines such as automobile engines, but conventional lubricants, like oils, are too heavy for these micro...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=715 | 2 Apr 2004
ApNano Materials Inc. and Hatco Corp. have announced they are to jointly develop nanoparticle-based lubricants for aviation, automotive and industrial applications. Posted March 22 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=681 | 26 Mar 2004
The Nano Tribometer from CSM Instruments allows a much greater variation in contact conditions, and is therefore more suited to the study of lubricants at very low loads.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1808 | 6 Dec 2006
Nanomaterials are finding their way into consumer products more and more. Consumer product manufacturers gain a huge benefit by introducing small amounts of nanomaterials in their products. The...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1632 | 11 Jul 2006
Tribology plays a critical role in diverse technological areas. In the advanced technological industries of semiconductor and data storage, tribological studies help optimize polishing processes and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1507 | 16 Feb 2006
A brief review of buckminsterfullerene is presented. Aspects such as the definition, discovery, production, properties, structure and applications are covered.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1641 | 15 Jul 2006
Development of novel materials with the desired properties has a great impact on aerospace industries. Producing light weight structures with superior properties is the main objective of material...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1628 | 10 Jul 2006
Nanotubes and novel materials (‘nanomaterials’) are likely to be used across many industries, including packaging, space travel, automobiles, fuel catalysts, textiles and construction. Experts say...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1080 | 14 Dec 2004
Nano Chemical Systems Holdings, Inc., announced today that nano-enhanced, environmentally friendly, "Green" oils and lubricants can be made from a waste by-product of one Palm Biodiesel...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=3773 | 26 Feb 2007