Using MEMS as sensors and actuators on the battlefield could radically change the ways in which the military conduct future campaigns. Other nanotechnology devices, such as nanocomputers and molecular...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1062 | 10 Nov 2004
Nanotechnology holds strong promises for use in the defence industry. Nanotechnology can be used in two ways by soldiers. The first is miniaturisation of equipment to allow it to be smaller and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1818 | 3 Jan 2007
UCLA physicists have created a first-of-its-kind nanoscale sensor using a single molecule less than 20 nanometers long. Posted June 19 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=122 | 18 Nov 2003
The implications of possible future nanotechnological developments in the military are briefly explored. Major military-based nanotechnology projects in the USA, UK, Sweden and European Union are also...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1659 | 21 Jul 2006
The Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies (ISN), today announced the addition of six new industrial partners. Posted May 22 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=600 | 9 Mar 2004
University of Illinois researchers have built the world’s fastest transistor and broken their own record in the process. Posted November 8 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=101 | 12 Nov 2003
Nanotechnology devices and methods are set to play an important role in the growth of ‘precision farming’. Agricultural applications for networks of wireless nanosensors, ‘smart dust’ and the USA’s...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1318 | 25 Jul 2005
The driving forces behind the nanotechnology revolution are described. From aerospace and defence through to civilian applications like computing, electronics and communications.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=569 | 4 Mar 2004
Social scientists have been considering how advances in nanotechnology might affect society, with special focus on medical ethics, the information technology divide between rich and poor (the ‘nano...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1072 | 10 Dec 2004
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the defence and security industries. Using gold nanoparticles in sensors for chemical and biological warfare agents, destroying warfare...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1337 | 1 Aug 2005