Researchers at Queen Mary, University of London and the Universite Paris Sud have used Accelrys' density functional theory (DFT) code CASTEP to study the formation of clay-polymer nanocomposite...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1413 | 6 Oct 2005
Researchers have created a strong and flexible, nacre-like material suited to aircraft and biomedical applications. Posted May 27 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=112 | 14 Nov 2003
A plastic derived from cornstarch combined with a volcanic ash compound, Montmorillonite clay, could help heal the bones of hundreds of thousands of patients with orthopedic injuries who need bone...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=34065 | 29 Oct 2015
By Cameron Chai
Materials scientists from the University of Maryland (UMD) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have demonstrated that a nanocomposite material provides more...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=22927 | 8 Jul 2011
By Cameron Chai
Research and Markets has included a new book titled ‘In-situ Synthesis of Polymer Nanocomposites’ to its catalogue.
John Wiley and Sons’ new book helps readers to understand the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24616 | 5 Apr 2012
What sounds like fixings for a wizard’s potion—a dash of clay, a dab of fiber from crab shells, and a dollop of DNA—actually are the ingredients of promising green fire retardants invented by...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30304 | 5 Jun 2014
A team of applied physicists at Harvard's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), Princeton, and Brandeis have demonstrated the formation of semipermeable vesicles from inorganic clay.
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21507 | 7 Feb 2011
Confounding clays of the Red River Valley that cause structures to shift and buckle could actually hold the key to building better bones in humans, according to a North Dakota State University...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27501 | 1 Jun 2013
For his doctoral dissertation Niskanen has been studying several hybrid nanomaterials, i.e. combinations of synthetic polymers and inorganic (gold, silver and montmorillonite) nanoparticles. He...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26749 | 1 Mar 2013
Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Nanocomposites (Carbon Nanotubes, Polymer Metal Fiber, Nanofibers, Graphene, Nanoplatelet and Others) Market for...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27869 | 18 Jul 2013