Article - 30 May 2007
Metal Nanopowders Ltd is dedicated to the production of metal powders at the sub-100nm scale. Metal Nanopowders facilities allow them to produce nanopowders with exceptional purity & physical...
Article - 5 Mar 2007
As the world becomes increasingly aware of the potentially devastating effects of climate change, nanotechnology may hold the key to reducing carbon dioxide emissions in the production of cement.
Article - 18 Dec 2003
NANOMAG is developing corrosion-resistant nanocomposite coatings to replace hazardous chromium-based coating treatments for magnesium alloys applicable specifically to the needs of the automotive,...
Article - 24 Jan 2009
Magnesium oxide or magnesia is an alkaline earth metal oxide. The majority of magnesium oxide produced today is obtained from the calcination of naturally occurring minerals, magnesite, MgCO3, being...
Article - 20 May 2008
Spectroscopic ellipsometry is an optical measurement technique used to determine thin film thickness and optical constants simply and accurately. This article illustrates the ability of the technique...
Article - 24 Aug 2006
New nanotechnology techniques have created new nanocrystalline solid materials and nanocomposite materials with enhanced properties
Article - 16 May 2006
Since their discovery several methods have been used to produce single and multi walled nanotubes. These include plasma arc discharge, pulsed lasers, chemical vapor deposition, ball milling etc. These...
Article - 5 Jul 2005
Pickering emulsions are surfactant-free emulsions which use densely-packed solid particles as stabilising agents to protect against coalescence. Chararacterisation, types of particulate emulsifiers,...
Article - 9 Mar 2005
Nanomaterials and nanotechnology techniques are being used to improve the power density of batteries. Such improvements using thin films, deposition and thermal spray processes, carbon aerogels,...
News - 17 Oct 2014
Lithium (Li)-ion batteries serve us well, powering our laptops, tablets, cell phones and a host of other gadgets and devices. However, for future automotive applications, we will need rechargeable...