Article - 20 Apr 2004
China has successfully launched the first nanotechnology based satellite, Nano-satellite I. Posted April 19 2004
Article - 12 Apr 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...
News - 9 Aug 2016
Moving a nanosatellite around in space takes only a tiny amount of thrust. Engineers from Michigan Technological University and the University of Maryland teamed up, put a nanoscale rocket under a...
News - 30 Aug 2013
Nanosatellites are smartphone-sized spacecraft that can perform simple, yet valuable, space missions. Dozens of these little vehicles are now tirelessly orbiting the earth performing valuable...
News - 21 Mar 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Nanosatellite and Microsatellite Market - Worldwide Market Forecast (2014 - 2019)" report to their offering.
Over the past...
News - 18 May 2013
A team of scientists has won a berth on a tiny satellite to explore one of NASA's most important frontiers in climate studies: the imbalance in Earth's energy budget and the extent to which...
News - 30 Mar 2013
A Penn State project is one of 24 small satellites selected by NASA to fly as auxiliary payloads planned for launch between 2014 and 2016, the agency recently announced.
News - 30 Mar 2013
GrafTech International today announced that its Engineered Solutions (ES) business segment has won another contract to provide thermal management solutions in support of space research and...
News - 25 Jan 2013
Michael Veto, a third-year graduate student in the School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) at Arizona State University, has been chosen to build an infrared and visible light camera system...
News - 19 Oct 2009
A University of Michigan professor is developing an electric rocket thruster,
NanoFET, that uses nanoparticle electric propulsion and enables spacecraft to
travel faster and with less...