A tailored, cage-like silica structure, developed by Penn State researchers, is easier and less expensive to make than previous materials and is tunable in size. Posted September 15 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=267 | 5 Dec 2003
For the first time, researchers have designed a special material interface that has been shown to add to and to improve the functioning of non-silicon-based electronic devices, such as those used...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26668 | 20 Feb 2013
When it comes to engineering single-layer atomic structures, "minding the gap" will help researchers create artificial electronic materials one atomic layer at a time, according to a team of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=31806 | 24 Dec 2014
Consistently uniform, easily manufactured microcapsules containing a brain cancer drug may simplify treatment and provide more tightly controlled therapy, according to Penn State...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28165 | 3 Sep 2013
Specialized motor proteins that transport cargo within cells could be turned
into nanoscale machines for drug delivery, according to bioengineers. Chemical
alteration of the proteins'...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10507 | 20 Mar 2009
Penn State will receive
$5 million over four years from the National Science Foundation to establish
a National Center for Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge (NACK).
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8298 | 24 Oct 2008
Researchers in the Electro-Optics Center (EOC) Materials Division at Penn
State have produced 100 mm diameter graphene wafers, a key milestone in
the development of graphene for next...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15583 | 22 Jan 2010
To be useful in real-world applications, a self-assembled monolayer (SAM)
of molecules on a surface must have a stable and controllable geometry. Researchers
at Penn State and the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10555 | 24 Mar 2009
A handheld, ultra-portable device that can recognize and immediately report
on a wide variety of environmental or medical compounds may eventually be possible,
using a method that...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9441 | 15 Jan 2009
A new imaging method for breast cancer has been developed by a team of scientists
from Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine
and the departments of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=7826 | 26 Sep 2008