Zyvex Corporation has introduced the first two products in its NanoSolve line of composite additives. One is based on single walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs), the other is based on multiwalled carbon...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=843 | 10 May 2004
Inverse gas chromatography or IGC was used to measure the surface energy of multi-walled nanotubes (MWNT) and nanoclay particles. These values were then used to predict the performance of a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2609 | 2 Jun 2010
The nano-TA from Anasys Instruments adds a new and valuable capability of spatially resolved thermal analysis to the AFM. It is particularly useful for thin films. This article looks at the analysis...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2066 | 18 Feb 2008
A joint team from the University of Toronto and Carleton University has used buckyballs to create a new material for processing information using light. Posted September 15 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=97 | 7 Nov 2003
Nanomaterials have a long tradition at Degussa. The company already has several decades of experience with AEROSIL® fumed silica and AEROXIDE® fumed alumina and titania. Advanced Nanomaterials has...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1603 | 1 Jul 2006
AdNano zinc oxide has the potential to improve products by providing valuable additional functions in a wide variety of applications. Examples include transparent cosmetic UV protection and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1602 | 1 Jul 2006
Space applications can benefit from using nanomaterials and nanotechnologies in their production processes. This article considers the use of nanopowders in power systems, aerogels, magnetic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1169 | 8 Apr 2005
As demand for renewable energy increases, wind turbine blades are increasing in size, leading to longer blades that can achieve larger swept areas. Yet, gravity-induced bending loads on blades create...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24337 | 22 Feb 2012
is working on the development of polyurethane nanofoams that could lead to a
quantum leap in thermal insulation performance several years down the road.
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20033 | 15 Oct 2010
This video presentation from Bruker discusses the benefits and applications of AFMs in determining the local elastic properties of polystyrene and polyurethane polymers at the nanoscale.