A new technique whereby carbon nanofibers attached to a silicon chip with strands of synthetic DNA are injected into plant cells, could be used in the wood and paper industries. Processes, potential...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1353 | 15 Aug 2005
A team of scientists from the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison have discovered deep in an abandoned iron mine a microbe that produces willowy crystalline...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=661 | 24 Mar 2004
Chemists at the University of Virginia have
prepared the first uranium methylidyne molecule ever reported, despite
the reactivity of uranium atoms with other molecules. This new molecule
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5315 | 14 Nov 2007
A scientist at The
University of Nottingham has been recognised for his outstanding and creative
early career research with a prestigious €1m (£893,775) grant to
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=14753 | 19 Nov 2009
By Cameron Chai
Michigan State University researchers have discovered that Geobacter bacteria’s conductive pili or nanowires control the electrical activity during the cleanup process of nuclear...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=23348 | 8 Sep 2011
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a simple, disposable sensor for detecting hazardous uranium ions, with sensitivity that rivals the performance of much more...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=3731 | 19 Feb 2007
Using a microscope designed to image the arrangement and interactions of electrons
in crystals, scientists have captured the first images of electrons that appear
to take on extraordinary mass...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17826 | 2 Jun 2010
As the Fukushima crisis continues to remind the world of the potential dangers of nuclear disposal and unforeseen accidents, scientists are reporting progress toward a new way to detect the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28769 | 15 Nov 2013
Thanks to a newly-developed technology at the Delft
University of Technology in the Netherlands, global shortages of radio isotopes
for cancer diagnosis could be a thing of the past. This is...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=7581 | 11 Sep 2008
Carbon nanotubes have made a meteoric career in the past 15 years, even if
their applications are still limited. Recent research results show that - apart
from their favorable mechanical and...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11267 | 4 May 2009