The introduction of nanomechanical test methods, such as nanoindentation, has been vital to the introduction of many advanced materials over the past 20 years. The availability of nanoindentation...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2251 | 30 Oct 2008
A new promising material is molybdenum-sulfur-iodine nanowires. This article is a brief overview of atomic and electronic structure of molybdenum-sulfur-iodine molecular nanowires. Basic transport,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2039 | 14 Nov 2007
Nanotechnology is a fascinating science for many scientists as it offers them many challenges. One such challenge is Nanorobots, which once thought to be a fantasy has come into reality now. The...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2035 | 13 Nov 2007
A research team has found that certain types of iron nanoparticles could be useful in cleaning up carbon tetrachloride contamination in groundwater, via the degradation process. The findings of this...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1161 | 6 Apr 2005
Under the right conditions, nanoparticles can form spontaneously in the air. Posted March 30 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=714 | 2 Apr 2004
Since prehistory man has been aware of the importance of particle size in producing resources and wares with desired properties. Today, finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1480 | 20 Jan 2006
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1338 | 2 Aug 2005
Optical tweezers cum microdissection combi was used for dispersion of carbon nanotubes, The resultant nanotubes were functionalized with thionyl chloride and then successfully bound to functioalized...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1594 | 10 Jun 2006
From balloons to rubber bands, things always break faster when stretched.
Or do they? University of Illinois
scientists studying chemical bonds now have shown this isn't always the case,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=12123 | 17 Jun 2009
By Cameron Chai
A team of researchers, led by Linda Nazar from the Waterloo University in Canada and Thomas Bein from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen (LMU) Munich, has synthesized...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24657 | 12 Apr 2012