B.Sc. Physics, Chemistry, Maths, M.Sc. Physics, Ph.D., Nanotechnology
Akanksha is a Ph.D. research scholar at the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India. Her research area broadly includes Graphene synthesis by the chemical vapor deposition technique.
Akanksha also likes to write science articles regarding the latest research in 2D materials, especially Graphene, and reads relevant papers to understand what is being claimed and try to present it in a simplified way.
Her goal is to help every reader understand Graphene Technology, regardless of whether their background is scientific or non-scientific. She believes that everyone can learn - provided it's taught well.
In this article, insight into the most common and impactful spectroscopy methods for characterizing graphene are covered.
Here, we discuss the importance of integrating sustainability into graphene nanomaterial synthesis. Learn more about how this wonder material can go green.
This article aims to shed light on the significance of rheological analysis in graphene polymer research.
This article will discuss the importance of optical microscopy in graphene research, its compatibility with optical graphene visualization, and new developments in this field.
Depth-sensing nanoindentation is a new but well-established technique for the mechanical characterization of nanometer-scale materials. Learn more about its application to ceramic materials.
This article will discuss the most recent advances in MXenes for energy storage devices, particularly lithium sulfur batteries.
In this article, an overview of ferroelectricity and its current development in the realm of ferroelectric-based nanoelectronics is given.
In this article two different approaches to graphene functionalization are compared, exploring the pros and cons of covalent and non-covalent methods.
This article aims to provide insights into the synthesis of graphene via a bottom-up approach.
Nanowires have piqued the interest of nanotechnology enthusiasts due to their applications in electronic and optoelectronic devices. Here, we discuss how they are synthesized.
Ping Wang, Ph.D.
We speak with researchers behind the latest advancement in graphene hBN research that could boost the development of next-generation electronic and quantum devices.
Dr. Laurene Tetard
AZoNano speaks with Dr. Laurene Tetard from the University of Central Florida about her upcoming research into the development of nanotechnology that can detect animal-borne diseases. The hope is that such technology can be used to help rapidly control infected mosquito populations to protect public
Dr. Amir Sheikhi
AZoNano speaks with Dr. Amir Sheikhi from Pennsylvania State University about his research into creating a new group of nanomaterials designed to capture chemotherapy drugs before they impact healthy tissue, amending a fault traditionally associated with conventional nanoparticles.
The Filmetrics F40 turns your benchtop microscope into an instrument for measuring thickness and refractive index.
Nikalyte’s NL-UHV is a state-of-the-art tool that allows the generation and deposition of nanoparticles in an Ultra-High vacuum onto a sample to create a functionalized surface.
The Filmetrics® F54-XY-200 is a thickness measurement tool created for automated sequence measurement. It is available in various wavelength configuration options, allowing compatibility with a range of film thickness measurement applications.