Sometimes scientists need space for a little quiet time. At EMSL, one entire wing of the building was designed to provide just such a place. However, the Quiet Wing wasn’t built to give...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=34047 | 27 Oct 2015
The report "Graphene Market by Type (Graphene Oxide (GO), Graphene Nanoplatelets (GNP), and Others), by Application (Electronics, Composites, Energy, Coatings, Sensors, Catalyst and Others), by...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=34016 | 23 Oct 2015
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Global Market for Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene in Energy" report to their offering.
Developing clean and renewable energy is...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=34010 | 22 Oct 2015
By Jake Wilkinson
A novel solid-state catalyst that can be used to electrolyze water, with a similar efficiency to established (and expensive) platinum catalysts, has been developed. The catalyst...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=34005 | 22 Oct 2015
By Jake Wilkinson
A new mechanism of molecular diffusion across the surface of graphene has been discovered. Researchers observed that water is rapidly transported across the surface of graphene....
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=33996 | 20 Oct 2015
A catalyst is a substance—usually a metal or an oxide—that facilitates or allows a chemical reaction, but is neither consumed nor altered by the reaction itself. Crucial to the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=33920 | 9 Oct 2015
In the world of catalytic science and technology, the hunt is always on for catalysts that are inexpensive, highly active, and environmentally friendly.
Recent efforts have focused on combining...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=33918 | 9 Oct 2015
By Stuart Milne
The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has successfully mapped catalytic reactions at the nanoscale using tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (TERS).
Catalysts are defined as...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=33777 | 22 Sep 2015
Platinum is a great catalyst and can be used for many different applications. It's expensive stuff though, so tiny platinum nanoparticles sitting on cheap metal oxide materials are used to convert...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=33734 | 18 Sep 2015
Say you've been diagnosed with prostate cancer, the second-leading cause of cancer death in men. You opt for surgery to remove your prostate. Three months later, a prostate surface antigen (PSA)...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=33731 | 18 Sep 2015