Article - 6 Oct 2005
Researchers at Queen Mary, University of London and the Universite Paris Sud have used Accelrys' density functional theory (DFT) code CASTEP to study the formation of clay-polymer nanocomposite...
Article - 21 Nov 2003
The University of Nottingham has pooled its academic expertise to form UNIMAT. UNIMAT will form valuable links with industry to assist them in areas such as materials, biomaterials and nanotechnology....
Article - 21 Aug 2007
This article looks at fundamental and applied research on fuel cells and advanced batteries for electric propulsion, stationary power generation, and portable electronics. Because of their advanced...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation.
Article - 27 Jul 2005
This article discusses the several potential applications nanomaterials have in the automotive industry.
Article - 7 Jan 2004
US Global Nanospace has announced that the new Guardian Antiballistic Replacement Door Skin (GARDS) for the AM General HMMWVV (commonly pronounced Hum-Vee) are now available. GARDS are lightweight and...
Article - 16 Dec 2003
General Motors and supplier partners Basell, Southern Clay Products and Blackhawk Automotive Plastics have teamed up to produce a nanocomposite TPO-based step-assist. Posted September 5 2001
Article - 27 Nov 2003
Scientists have developed a new class of electrorheological (ER) fluids whose commercialization, into eco-friendly clutches, will provide a significant technological boost for the automotive industry....
Article - 25 Nov 2003
In an attempt to understand why ruthenium sulfide is so good at removing sulfur impurities from fuels, scientists have succeeded in making a model of this catalyst — nanoparticles supported on an...
Article - 5 Nov 2003
Researchers from MIT and the Laboratory for Energy and the Environment are using technologies at an atomic level to investigate how sulphur in vehicle emissions is causing catalytic converters to not...