Melstream Industries introduces molecular nanotechnology to the water treatment industry. By incorporating nanotechnology in the production of water conditioning media, Melstream Industries is...
Founded in 1995, Aspen Technologies is a world-class advanced-packaging service provider, developing and manufacturing products for many leading IC, MEMS, biomedical, start-up companies and military...
Article - 4 Dec 2003
Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have found that by twisting carbon nanotubes they will act as miniature springs for use in nanoscale devices. Posted March 6 2003
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 - 7 Nov 2003
Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology, have made single-crystal zinc oxide helical structures or nanosprings. They have piezoelectric properties and show promise for biomedical...
News - 21 Sep 2009
New research by MIT scientists
suggests that carbon nanotubes - tube-shaped molecules of pure carbon - could
be formed into tiny springs capable of storing as much energy, pound for pound,...
News - 14 Sep 2015
In the question of curly versus straight, new evidence suggests curly wins – at least in the world of nanowires. Researchers from Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, have shown that twisting...
News - 2 Sep 2013
By mimicking microscopic structures in the wings of a butterfly, an international research team has developed a device smaller than the width of a human hair that could make optical communication...
News - 13 Mar 2013
A twist on thin-film technology may provide a way to optically detect and analyze multiple substances simultaneously, leading to quicker diagnostics in such industries as health care and homeland...
News - 14 Aug 2008
Electronic devices get smaller and more complex every year. It turns out that
fragility is the price for miniaturization, especially when it comes to small
devices, such as cell phones,...