Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1338 | 2 Aug 2005
Using a nanoparticle from corn, a Purdue
University scientist has found a way to lengthen the shelf life of many
food products and sustain their health benefits.
Yuan Yao, an assistant...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15034 | 8 Dec 2009
It is possible to optimize coatings such as those used in machine and cutting tools using rapid, rigorous testing and the NanoTest Vantage from Micro Materials which is a versatile, multi finctional...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2911 | 5 Jul 2011
Wouldn't it be convenient if you could reverse the rusting of your car by shining a bright light on it? It turns out that this concept works for undoing oxidation on copper nanoparticles, and...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26970 | 29 Mar 2013
By Cameron Chai
A research team from the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science of the Northwestern University has developed a novel technique for chemically modifying graphene, paving...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24325 | 21 Feb 2012
By Cameron Chai
Russian researchers formulated a new nanolithography method for carbon-based materials.
This new method involves anodic oxidation of carbon-based materials using an atomic force...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=22853 | 30 Jun 2011
University of Virginia chemical engineers Robert J. Davis and Matthew Neurock have uncovered the key features that control the high reactivity of gold nanoparticles in a process that oxidizes alcohols...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20094 | 20 Oct 2010
Researchers believe that the puzzle of catalytic gold is now partially solved. Gold can catalyse an oxidation reaction by first oxidising itself. New research evidence on gold-oxide phase at room...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19918 | 8 Oct 2010
As a possible energy source for fuel cells or a substitute for gasoline, methanol
is increasingly drawing attention beyond its importance as a feedstock for chemical
industry. It can be stored...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=13261 | 22 Aug 2009
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven
National Laboratory and the Institute for Molecular Science
in Japan are trying to mimic part of the complex natural process...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6045 | 11 Mar 2008