Article - 7 Feb 2007
Hydrogen has been touted as an environmentally friendly wonder fuel that can be used in vehicles and burns to produce only water as a by product. The problem with hydrogen is that producing it is far...
Article - 4 Dec 2006
The structure of the red oxygen å-phase formed under pressures above 10 GPa has been determined including the discovery of an O8 cluster, which is a new conformation of oxygen following ozone.
Article - 6 Oct 2005
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.
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Space life support systems can benefit from using nanotechnology processes and nanomaterials. Sensors, electronic noses, gas sensors, sensor arrays and chemometric pattern recognition are all...
Article - 4 Sep 2015
In comparison to most metals, composites feature excellent characteristics but have inferior delamination resistance and through-thickness.
Article - 8 Dec 2014
There are problems with producing effective nanocomposites with graphene materials. Initially, the exfoliation process needs to be optimized to produce high quality graphene flakes with reasonable...
Article - 13 Oct 2009
The world is facing a variety of serious challenges in securing more efficient and sustainable chemical and energy production. Catalysis already plays a central role in such technologies, but novel...
Article - 26 Sep 2007
This article provides a brief overview of the electrical mobility technology as integrated in TSI Scanning Mobility Particle Sizer (SMPS) spectrometer followed by a discussion on applications in...
Article - 4 Feb 2015
Over the past few years, there has been a growing interest in nanostructured coatings and nanometric powders and such products are being used in industrial applications.
Article - 18 Jul 2017
PiFM is a technique that employs a high degree of chemical specificity, in a non-destructive manner, with no need for additives or labelling. We take a look at the benefits of using PiFM with your...