Nowadays, the technology progress speed is so rapid that most of business survival
is directly and/or indirectly affected by it.
Nano Technology (NT) has strongly attracted public attention as a...
Article - 20 May 2008
Spectroscopic ellipsometry is an optical measurement technique used to determine thin film thickness and optical constants simply and accurately. This article illustrates the ability of the technique...
Article - 6 Oct 2005
Accelrys' DMol3 software has been used to investigate the nitrogen dioxide sensing abilities of SnO2 (tin dioxide) nanoribbons. This work is important in the development of chemical sensors.
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Semiconducting oxide nanobelts (or nanoribbons) have unique properties which make them very appealing to manufacturers of sensors, transistors and other electronic devices.
Industry uses for...
Article - 5 Jul 2005
Pickering emulsions are surfactant-free emulsions which use densely-packed solid particles as stabilising agents to protect against coalescence. Chararacterisation, types of particulate emulsifiers,...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
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...
Article - 9 Mar 2005
Nanomaterials and nanotechnology techniques are being used to improve the power density of batteries. Such improvements using thin films, deposition and thermal spray processes, carbon aerogels,...
Article - 12 Apr 2013
Numerous research activities around nanoparticles have created a plethora of uses for these particles in fields such as bio technology, drug delivery, optics and electronics. This article deals with...
News - 27 May 2009
Argonne Center for Nanoscale
Materials staff in the Nanofabrication + Devices Group together with collaborative
users from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have fabricated a miniaturized...
News - 9 Jul 2013
Lithium ion batteries are at the energetic heart of almost all things tech, from cell phones to tablets to electric vehicles. That’s because they are a proven technology, light, long-lasting...