Single catalytic events of the enzyme chitosanase have been observed by measuring height fluctuations of proteins using an atomic force microscope (AFM) operated in fluid tapping mode. Using a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1461 | 5 Dec 2005
The December 23, 2002 issue of Applied Physics Letters reports on research from Hosei University into onboard power supplies for nano devices and biochips. Posted December 22 2002
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=310 | 15 Dec 2003
Our current way of living places massive demands on the environment surrounding us. The demands are not just harmful for the environment itself, but also for us, the people living in it....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1933 | 10 Jul 2007
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the defence and security industries. Using gold nanoparticles in sensors for chemical and biological warfare agents, destroying warfare...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1337 | 1 Aug 2005
A new process for growing forests of manganese dioxide nanorods may lead to the next generation of high-performance capacitors.
As an energy-storage material for batteries and capacitors,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27128 | 17 Apr 2013
By Cameron Chai
A team of scientists at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory of the Department of Energy are working together with researchers from the Wuhan University in China to manufacture...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=22651 | 10 Jun 2011
Computers might one day recycle part of their own waste heat, using a material being studied by researchers at Ohio State University.
The material is a semiconductor called gallium manganese...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19714 | 28 Sep 2010
A little wax and soap can help build electrodes for cheaper lithium ion batteries, according to a study in August 11 issue of Nano Letters. The one-step method will allow battery developers to explore...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19023 | 13 Aug 2010
An international team of researchers led by Monash
University has used chemicals found in plants to replicate a key process
in photosynthesis paving the way to a new approach that uses...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=7188 | 17 Aug 2008
Squeeze a crystal of manganese oxide hard enough, and it
changes from an electrical insulator to a conductive metal. In a report
published online this week by the journal Nature Materials,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5821 | 6 Feb 2008