A team of scientists have used a scanning electron microscope to make a detailed examination of the foot of a jumping spider that could lead to Post-it® notes that still stick even if wet and greasy...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=814 | 6 May 2004
Keithley Instruments, Inc.
(NYSE: KEI), a world leader in advanced electrical test instruments and
systems, is hosting a forum designed to offer customers and users of Keithley...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20489 | 11 Nov 2010
An advance by North Carolina State University
physicists improves our understanding of how light interacts with
matter, and could make possible the development of new
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6343 | 29 Apr 2008
While offering great promise in a host of new applications, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) could be harmful to humans and a new risk review suggests that product designers and others should provisionally...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20564 | 17 Nov 2010
Could humans one day walk on walls, like Spider-Man? A palm-sized device invented
at Cornell that uses water surface tension as an adhesive bond just might make
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15726 | 2 Feb 2010
A NASA-developed innovative process is making waves in the nanotechnology field and spurring the development of new companies in the process. A new company based in Austin, Texas, Nanotailor, has...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=4873 | 5 Sep 2007
Mimicking the reflective iridescence of a butterfly's wing, investigators at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have developed a...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20731 | 30 Nov 2010
A team of Rice University and Lockheed Martin scientists has discovered a way to use simple silicon to radically increase the capacity of lithium-ion batteries.
Sibani Lisa Biswal, an assistant...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19992 | 14 Oct 2010
The Ohio Third Frontier Commission has approved a $1,127,873 award to Yellow Springs-based YSI Inc., Riehl Engineering and the University of Cincinnati for their "Advanced Modified Carbon...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=16816 | 3 Apr 2010
"Nanotechnology could aid the future of development of the Arab region,"
says Mohamed H.A. Hassan, executive director of TWAS,
the academy of sciences for the developing world, and...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=16067 | 20 Feb 2010