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
Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have developed a way to spontaneously form microscopic zinc oxide ribbons into coils of slinky-like perfect rings. Posted April 9 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=751 | 16 Apr 2004
Researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have moved a step closer to being able to channel light using nanoribbons and nanowires. Posted September 1 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1048 | 28 Sep 2004
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
Recent research into the properties of graphene nanoribbons provides two new
reasons for using the material as interconnects in future computer chips. In
widths as narrow as 16 nanometers,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=12873 | 29 Jul 2009
By Cameron Chai
Researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California (UC), Berkeley, and Rice University have produced boron nitride nanoribbons using a method in which...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=22834 | 30 Jun 2011
Nanoparticles are ultra small objects with dimensions measured in nanometres (nm). Nanoparticles typically have at least one dimension less than 100nm in size.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1734 | 19 Sep 2006
Graphene, a material that consists of a lattice of carbon atoms, one atom thick, is widely touted as being the most electrically conductive material ever studied. However, not all graphene is the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30642 | 17 Jul 2014
Carbon nanotubes “unzipped” into graphene nanoribbons by a chemical process invented at Rice University are finding use in all kinds of projects, but Rice scientists have now found a...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30505 | 1 Jul 2014
One of graphene's most sought-after properties is its high conductivity. Argentinian and Brazilian physicists have now successfully calculated the conditions of the transport, or conductance...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=29860 | 9 Apr 2014