B.A. (Hons) English Language and Literature, M.St. English Language and Literature
Ben Pilkington is a freelance writer who is interested in society and technology. He enjoys learning how the latest scientific developments can affect us and imagining what will be possible in the future.
Since completing graduate studies at Oxford University in 2016, Ben has reported on developments in computer software, the UK technology industry, digital rights and privacy, industrial automation, IoT, AI, additive manufacturing, sustainability, and clean technology.
Ben is happiest on a bicycle, loves sleeping in a tent or under the stars, and can’t function properly without coffee.
To observe World Cancer Day 2022, AZO Nano is taking a look at how nanotechnology could help efforts to close the care gap for cancer patients worldwide.
MXenes nanomaterials have recently captured the interest of materials science researchers and nanotechnology developers alike.
The marine industry has embraced nanotechnology solutions for longstanding challenges as well as the most pressing contemporary concerns.
Blue energy can be harvested from the chemical reactions between water of different salinities, and nanoporous membranes are the key to unlocking it.
Nano researchers demonstrated a new additive silicon nanocomposite manufacturing process that could overcome a major challenge in producing metalenses.
Atomic force microscopy enables researchers to characterize the surface features of nanoparticles as small as 6 nm across.
Nanotechnology brings the unique characteristics of materials and devices working at the nanoscale of size to bear on vehicle manufacturing.
Scientists are using nanoparticles to deliver life-saving and life-changing medications on patients’ inhaling breath. Read more here.
Nanotechnology researchers and physicists recently fabricated a promising nanocomposite material that they say is well-suited for applications in solar energy.
Microwave ovens can be used to synthesize advanced nanoporous materials, for a fraction of the price of conventional manufacturing methods.
Professor Andre Nel
In this interview, AZoNano speaks with Professor Andre Nel about his involvement in innovative research describing the development of a 'glass bubble' nanocarrier that could help drug formulations access pancreatic cancer cells.
Jingang Li, Ph.D.
In this interview, AZoNano speaks with Jingang Li from the University of California, Berkley, who offers an introduction to the Nobel Prize-winning technology, Optical Tweezers.
Steve Kosier, Ph.D.
In this interview, we speak with SkyWater Technology about the current state of the semiconductor industry, how nanotechnology has helped to shape this sector, and their new partnership which aims to increase the accessibility of semiconductor chips for start-ups and research groups across the Unite
NMR spectroscopy is a characterization technique that is extensively used by chemical researchers.
Inoveno’s PE-550 is a best-selling electrospinning/spraying machine that can be used for the continuous production of nanofibers.
The Filmetrics R54 advanced sheet resistance mapping tool for semiconductor and compound semiconductor wafers.