Although interesting to people outside the scientific community, nano research that has led to nanoguitars and nanocars also has a serious side.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1831 | 24 Jan 2007
The drivers of Rice University's
nanocars were surprised to find modified versions of their creation have the
ability to roll at room temperature. While practical applications for the tiny...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9684 | 2 Feb 2009
Foresight Institute, a leading think tank and public interest organization focused on nanotechnology, awarded prizes to leaders in research in the field of nanotechnology. These prizes are conferred...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9188 | 16 Dec 2008
By Jake Wilkinson
Nanoscale submarines, made of only 224 atoms and driven by ultraviolet light, have been produced. It is hoped that this technology can be further developed to allow the transport...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=34159 | 19 Nov 2015
New generation of nanocar includes a motor and an easier way to track its movement.
Constructing nanomachines that move controllably across surfaces has the potential to enable researchers to...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=33856 | 1 Oct 2015
James Tour, the inventor of the nanocar at Rice University, has been awarded the prestigious Foresight Institute Feynman Prize for experimental nanotechnology for 2008 by the California think tank...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9193 | 16 Dec 2008
Stephan Link wants to understand how nanomaterials align, and his lab's latest
work is a step in the right direction.
Link's Rice University
group has found a way to use gold nanorods as...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15754 | 3 Feb 2010
"This is no cartoon. It's a real molecule, with all the interactions taking place correctly," said Anatoly Kolomeisky as he showed an animation of atoms twisting and turning about a central hub like a...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21455 | 3 Feb 2011