Cornell University researchers can detect the mass of a single cell using submicroscopic devices and are now zeroing in on viruses. The scale of their work is so indescribably small that they have...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=738 | 13 Apr 2004
How do you weigh a dust mite? Or determine the force required to pull a molecule apart? Such tasks require a device that measures nanonewtons - forces 1 billion times smaller than the force required...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=221 | 27 Nov 2003
Extracting drinking water from the sea to prepare for a world parched by climate change, and re-imagining aeroplane and ship hull designs for the best fuel efficiency, are two of the visionary...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20047 | 18 Oct 2010
Thomas Swan + Co.
Ltd. has announced a major step forward in its nanomaterials manufacturing
capability with the commissioning of a new, state-of-the-art single-wall carbon
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17975 | 10 Jun 2010
Co. Ltd., a pioneer in the SiC industry of the Asia-pacific region, has
recently scaled-up production of high quality 3" SiC wafers. Early this
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=13401 | 31 Aug 2009
Research and Markets has announced the addition of Woodhead Publishing Ltd's
new report "Advances
in Polymer Processing: From Macro- to Nano- Scales" to their offering....
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10355 | 11 Mar 2009
The bacterial cell wall that is the target of potent antibiotics such as
penicillin is actually made up of a thin single layer of carbohydrate chains,
linked together by peptides, which wrap...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8719 | 18 Nov 2008
Researchers have been unable to build an ideal
“photonic crystal” to manipulate visible light,
impeding the dream of ultrafast optical computers. But now, University
of Utah chemists...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6444 | 20 May 2008
Soil variation occurs across multiple geographic scales
ranging from vast climatic regions of the Earth to a 50 acre farm field
to the molecular world of soil nano-particles in a pinch of soil.
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6522 | 3 Jun 2008
By Cameron Chai
A research team at the Ohio State University discovered that both rat skin and artificial human skin when treated with a generic skin cream exhibited the same responses on microscopic...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=22265 | 21 Apr 2011