Article - 31 Aug 2006
The process of moving or altering items at an atomic or molecular scale is known as nanomanipulation. Nanomanipulation is employed in order to produce extremely produce precise structures and can be...
Article - 6 May 2004
In a development that brings the promise of mass production to nanoscale devices, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory scientists have transformed carbon nanotubes into conveyor belts capable of...
FemtoTools is a Swiss high-tech company that offers award-winning, ultra high-precision instruments for mechanical testing and robotic handling in the micro- and nanodomains. This new generation of...
News - 7 Aug 2012
In a paper, ‘Dendrimer-fullerenol soft-condensed nanoassembly,’ reported in The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, researchers from Clemson University and their collaborators have demonstrated the way...
News - 2 Dec 2008
Researchers at Purdue University
have developed a technique that uses a laser and holograms to precisely position
numerous tiny particles within seconds, representing a potential new tool to...
A "nanohand" is a small gripper, small enough to manipulate nanotubes and nanofibres. This video shows how to pick and place nanofibres using a nanohand, to construct a nanodevice: a super-probe for...
The FT-MTA03 Micromechanical Testing and Assembly System is a highly versatile testing instrument used to accurately quantify mechanical properties and geometry/dimensions in the micro- and nanoscale....
News - 29 Apr 2008
The first real steps towards building a microscopic device
that can construct nano machines have been taken by US researchers.
Writing in the peer-reviewed publication, International Journal...
News - 6 Dec 2007
Dr. Yuri Lvov, a chemistry professor in Louisiana
Tech’s Institute for Micromanufacturing, has been
named Small Times’ 2007 Innovator of the Year, beating
candidates from Princeton...
Article - 13 Mar 2013
While there is nanotechnology activity in Louisiana, it appears that levels are still quite low. Clean technology may be an area of great potential, but use of nanomaterials in composites could also...