Nanotechnologies bring the potential for enormous benefit, but there are also some risks associated with its use, given the limited knowledge about the health effects of new nanomaterials.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2654 | 11 Aug 2010
There is greater potential for environmental exposure as more products containing nanomaterials are developed. This article describes what is known or can be inferred about the fate of nanomaterials...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2360 | 28 Aug 2009
Approaches based on self-assembly of systems from individual components offer tremendous cost advantages and almost a magical ease of manufacturing compared to lithographic methods.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2549 | 18 Apr 2010
The first step in assessing the risks posed by nanotechnology is to chemically identify and characterize nanomaterials. Understanding the chemical properties as well as physical is essential in...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2356 | 23 Aug 2009
For the purpose of this article, most current nanomaterials could be organized into four types: Carbon Based Materials, Metal Based Materials, Dendrimers and Composites
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1872 | 1 Mar 2007
Nanomaterials may be classified into the following categories: Nanoparticles, Nanofibres and Nanotubes, Nanofilms, Nanoblocks, Nanocrystalline alloys, Nanocomposites and Nanocrystalline solids
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1707 | 24 Aug 2006
QinetiQ Nanomaterials and BOC have enetered into an alliance to develop nanomaterials. Both hope that the joint effort will help to realise the true potential of nanomaterials more quickly. Posted...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=166 | 19 Nov 2003
This article provides an introductory overview on the stabilization of nonmaterial by biological entities. Depending on the site of stabilization, they have been categorized into two groups as in vivo...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2546 | 23 Mar 2010
In the next five years, the market for nanoenabled products is expected to top a trillion dollars. Yet, despite the many promises upon which nanoscience may deliver, our understanding of these...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2469 | 20 Dec 2009
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials according to dimension, phase composition and the manufacturing process. This article focuses on the categorisation of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1073 | 10 Dec 2004