Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology has observed non-metallic behaviour in nanometer-scale clusters of the metal niobium when cooled to below 20 Kelvin. Posted May 22 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=124 | 18 Nov 2003
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,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1138 | 9 Mar 2005
Los Angeles-based American
Elements announced the further expansion of its vanadium
materials facilities to meet growing demand for the metal, vanadium
compounds and other vanadium-based engineered...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6419 | 15 May 2008
A systematic study of phase changes in vanadium dioxide has solved a mystery that has puzzled scientists for decades, according to researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20668 | 24 Nov 2010
By Will Soutter
About 200 billion dollars per year is the cost incurred by the shipping industry due to the marine fouling problem.
Organisms such as mussels, algae, and barnacles, accumulate on...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=25158 | 3 Jul 2012
Hybrid ribbons of vanadium oxide (VO2) and graphene may accelerate the development of high-power lithium-ion batteries suitable for electric cars and other demanding applications.
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26939 | 26 Mar 2013
By Will Soutter
As part of its research on identifying potential replacement materials for silicon to enable faster computing, a research group at the University at Buffalo has created nanowires...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=25551 | 14 Sep 2012
Greatbatch, Inc. announced the qualification of its first battery model to incorporate nanoSVOTM for use in next-generation implantable medical devices.
This announcement marks a dramatic...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=3714 | 14 Feb 2007
It’s a rare case of all light and no heat: A new
study reports that a laser can be used to switch a film of vanadium
dioxide back and forth between reflective and transparent states
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5486 | 7 Dec 2007
Researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)'s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the University of California, Berkeley, have developed an elegant and powerful...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26200 | 17 Dec 2012