Article - 2 Apr 2004
Chemists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are using domestic humidifiers to make complex nanocomposite materials that could prove useful as catalysts in applications ranging from...
Article - 25 Aug 2005
This article offers an understanding of what nanotechnology is all about by explaining how materials behave at nanoscale level. A definition of nanotechnology, an overview of the nanoscale dimensions,...
Article - 7 May 2004
After 15 years of development Beijing Yuantong Corporation Ltd has developed ESP nano-fuel technology. Posted April 28 2004
Article - 19 Mar 2004
Mitsui & Co. Ltd. is to reorganise its nanotechnology businesses and create a single nanotechnology unit from it’s three research and development groups. Posted March 12 2004
Article - 25 Jun 2004
Applied NanoWorks have released nano-sized abrasives for use in applications such as chemical mechanical polishing (CMP). They have available silica, alumina, zirconia and ceria abrasives in water...
Article - 25 Sep 2006
Several lithographic techniques are used for patterning in the nanoscale region. Extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL) is an emerging contender for the replacement of optical photolithography in the...
News - 25 Jul 2008
Chirality, or handedness-where an object cannot be superimposed on its mirror image-is found in many physical systems. In the case of electron spin-the smallest magnetic field generated by an...
News - 24 Oct 2012
According to a new market research report, "Global Nanoelectromechanical Systems (NEMS) Market (2012 - 2022) by Applications (STM/AFM, Medical, Gas/Flow Sensor, RF), Products (Switches,...
News - 16 Sep 2008
Intel Corporation has extended its lead in the high-end server segment, setting new standards in virtualization performance with the launch of seven 45 nanometer (nm)-manufactured Intel® Xeon®...
Article - 14 Oct 2009
For their integration into a desired matrix, nanoparticles often require a surface treatment after or during their synthesis to make them compatible with the surrounding matrix material.