Continuous exposure of personnel to explosion shock waves has been known to cause internal damage that can lead to irreparable damage if not detected early and hence the need to design sensors that...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2750 | 15 Dec 2010
While Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) have come into existence only in the last decade, they have application in almost all areas of science. Microcantilevers are the most basic form on MEMS....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1927 | 18 Jun 2007
Nanomaterials and nanotechnology techniques offer ways of improving the quality of sensors. Looked at here are gas sensors, Schottky diodes, resistive sensors, electrochemical sensors, electrochemical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1175 | 12 Apr 2005
Strem Chemicals has embraced the emerging area of nanotechnology. A series of including metal nanoclusters, metal nanocolloids (organosols and hydrosols), metal nanopowders, metal nanoparticles, and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2285 | 24 Jan 2009
Police dogs could be replaced by an electronic “dog-on-a-chip” that sniffs out cocaine and other narcotics. Posted November 7 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=157 | 19 Nov 2003
Nanotechnology devices and methods are set to play an important role in the growth of ‘precision farming’. Agricultural applications for networks of wireless nanosensors, ‘smart dust’ and the USA’s...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1318 | 25 Jul 2005
Biosensors can be used for military purposes or in the field of medical diagnostics. How multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWNTs) are used to make to make different types of nanosensors such as...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1255 | 26 May 2005
Fluorescent nanoparticles that can be attached to biological molecules are being developed for use in microscopic sensor devices. Posted March 28 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=712 | 2 Apr 2004
A tiny nanowire sensor could pave the way for faster, more accurate medical diagnostic tests for countless conditions and may ultimately save lives by allowing earlier disease detection and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=526 | 23 Feb 2004
Scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory and emergency first-responders from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have developed airborne infrared sensor technology that can aid emergency...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=103 | 13 Nov 2003