The Centre of Excellence in Metrology for Micro and Nano Technologies (CEMMNT) provides access to nanotechnology equipment and expertise to accelerate product commercialisation
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2052 | 5 Feb 2008
A basic look at nanosensors including a definition, applications and how both chemical and mechanical nanosensors work
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1840 | 6 Feb 2007
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
Accelrys' DMol3 software has been used to investigate the nitrogen dioxide sensing abilities of SnO2 (tin dioxide) nanoribbons. This work is important in the development of chemical sensors.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1412 | 6 Oct 2005
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...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2164 | 20 May 2008
Nanowires are just like normal electrical wires other than the fact that they are extremely small. Nanowires can be made from a range of conducting and semiconducting materials like copper, silver,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1735 | 19 Sep 2006
Semiconducting oxide nanobelts (or nanoribbons) have unique properties which make them very appealing to manufacturers of sensors, transistors and other electronic devices.
Industry uses for...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1321 | 25 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,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1293 | 5 Jul 2005
Nanomaterials and nanotechnology techniques offer ways of improving the quality of sensors. Looked at here are gas sensors, Schottky diodes, resistive sensors, electrochemical sensors, electrochemical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1175 | 12 Apr 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,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1138 | 9 Mar 2005