GXC Coatings applies funtional coatings based on nanotechnology to glass and polymer substrates. Applications of such coatings are in automotive, optics, microtechnology, sensors, safety,...
Cabot Corporation, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, has announced it has agreed to work with Super Sky Products, Inc., a division of Vitro America, to jointly produce and market a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=554 | 1 Mar 2004
The Minidisk surface tested in this article had a polycarbonate surface film of thickness 1.2 ìm and was characterised using the Nano Scratch Tester and the pin-on-disk Tribometer.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1805 | 5 Dec 2006
The nanoIR system from Anasys Instruments enables IR Spectroscopy with 100 nm spatial resolution. It also provides high resolution topographic, mechanical, chemical, and thermal mapping. Applications...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2922 | 19 Jul 2011
It has been shown that the indentation creep can be easily determined using the CSM Instruments Micro and Nano Indentation Tester (MHT and NHT). The indentation creep coefficient is defined as the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1801 | 5 Dec 2006
Compact Discs (CD) and Digital Versatile Discs (DVD) are popular data storage now. The information unit of CD/DVD is so called pit. Properties of the stamper that make the pit and the pit itself are...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1542 | 4 May 2006
Evident Technologies announced today that it is the first company to make commercially available a composite of quantum dots (semiconductor nanocrystals) in common polymers and matrix materials....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=647 | 19 Mar 2004
QPAC® 40 polypropylene carbonate and QPAC® 25 polyethylene carbonate are used as organic binders in several nanoparticle related applications. Details of these applications and properties of these...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2648 | 1 Aug 2010
With smart materials being one of the fastest growing areas of materials technology, SABIC and Cima NanoTech, a Singapore and US-based company, have announced the joint development of a plastics...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30230 | 29 May 2014
CO2 is more than just a waste product. In fact, it has a variety of uses: the chemical industry makes use of this colorless gas to produce urea, methanol and salicylic acid. Urea is a fertilizer,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21106 | 4 Jan 2011