The Nano Impact testing module is a recent addition to the CSM Instruments Nano Hardness Tester and has been developed for studying the impact response of materials at ultra low loads.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1806 | 6 Dec 2006
Scientists working on pellistor gas sensors have made a micromachined pellistor structure with low power consumption and a controllable catalyst structure. The production process involved the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1155 | 6 Apr 2005
The Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory could change the way advanced ceramic materials are developed. They havre published a paper that includes atom-scale images which could hold...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=780 | 20 Apr 2004
Many commonly used metals and alloys, such as iron, titanium, and nickel, form passive films when exposed to oxidising environments. These passive films, which are often considered to be stable...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1813 | 12 Dec 2006
Researchers from Tomsk have invented and manufactured a device to produce a choice selection of nanoparticles – all particles are equal to the required size and inexpensive. Posted March 26 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=709 | 2 Apr 2004
Nanocrystal quantum dots are embedded in a sub-wavelength metallic nanoslit array to produce highly directional emission and beaming of photons. This technology has potential application for displays,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2939 | 14 Oct 2011
Nano Graphene Platelets (NGPs) are similar to carbon nanotubes but have excellent performance characteristics compared to other nanomaterials. They can be used fro ESD and RFi shielding applications...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2932 | 19 Sep 2011
Single-walled carbon nanotubes have a diameter of about 1nm and the length is nearly million times longer. Sigma Aldrich offer SWNT materials and their synthesis with controlled structures is...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2917 | 16 Jul 2011
Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) are a mixture of tubes of different chiralities, some of which are electrically conducting and some are semiconducting. It is desirable, for many applications,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2915 | 16 Jul 2011
Silver nanoparticles have unique optical, electrical, and thermal properties and are being incorporated into products that range from photovoltaics to biological and chemical sensors. Described herein...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2894 | 7 Jun 2011