Viscotek Corporation, headquartered in Houston, Texas, was founded in 1984 by Dr. Max Haney, the inventor of the four capillary differential viscometer detector. Since its inception, Viscotek has...
Article - 6 Oct 2005
The static and dynamic properties of 2:1 layered silicates ion-exchanged with alkyl-ammonium surfactants was studied using Cerius2 from Accelrys. Computer modelling provides the structure and dynamics...
Article - 19 Aug 2004
Researcher's at NIST have found that the addition of carbon nanotubes to polypropylene can eliminate the problem of die swell as well as increase the processing rate during extrusion. Posted August 19...
Article - 7 Nov 2007
The Digital Pulsed Force Mode (DPFM) provides new perspectives for materials research on the nanometer scale. Its ability to store the full tip-sample interaction during an AFM imaging process allows...
Article - 19 Dec 2006
Can nanotechnology overcome the cost burdens of solar cells and come up with a clean, green, highly efficient renewable electricity souce.
Article - 10 May 2004
Zyvex Corporation has introduced the first two products in its NanoSolve line of composite additives. One is based on single walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs), the other is based on multiwalled carbon...
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Food packaging and monitoring are a major focus of food industry-related nanotech research and development.
Article - 13 May 2004
According to Dr. Manuel Marquez, a senior scientist at Kraft Foods and the director of the NanoteK Consortium, the first area nanotechnology will impact upon in the food industry is food packaging....
Article - 5 Apr 2004
A powerful one-step, "chain growth" method should make it easier to design and synthesize a variety of highly conductive polymers for different research and commercial applications. Posted March 30...
Article - 9 Mar 2004
Carbon Nanotechnologies and DSM Venturing & Business Development (DSM V&BD), today announced that they will develop new and improved performance materials by incorporating CNI’s breakthrough single...