Article - 13 May 2011
This article examines the features and applications of palladium nanoparticles (0.6% on activated carbon, 50% water-wet paste).
Article - 15 Nov 2019
To address the limitations of carbon in gold processing, the team innovated a new nanotechnology resin which has been designed to specifically attract only gold.
Article - 19 Apr 2011
Capacitive deionisation (CDI) is a promising alternative technology in desalination which is particularly suitable for small-scale inland brackish water desalination due to its lower energy demand and...
Article - 11 Jul 2019
This article discusses how to use CO2 adsorption to the analysis of the sizes of micropores.
Article - 19 Mar 2004
NEC Corporation, the Japan Science and Technology Corporation and the Institute of Research and Innovation announced they have developed a tiny fuel cell for mobile terminals using the much...
Article - 11 Aug 2017
Produced as a result of the combustion of fossil fuels, CO2 emissions have been associated with raising the average global temperature, which thereby seriously affects normal weather patterns, the...
Article - 5 Apr 2005
Research has shown that the capacitance of Ruthenium oxide-containing electrochemical capacitors can be improved by producing nanocrystalline TixFeyRuzOn powders by ball milling. The structure of the...
Article - 8 Apr 2010
Nanoporous carbons have long played a role in the areas associated with these Grand Challenges (e.g. purification of drinking water; capture of volatile organic compounds from industry; gas masks),...
Article - 16 Jan 2020
The carbon footprint of the chemical industry is huge; in the UK alone direct emissions from the sector accounted for 11.2m tonnes of CO2 - 10m tonnes from burning fuel and 1.2m tonnes from chemical...
Article - 6 Jul 2012
An ultracapacitor, or supercapacitor, is a device for storing electrical energy, which combines the best attributes of batteries and regular capacitors. This article discusses how nanotechnology...