A video demonstration looking at the molecular level of Superelastic Carbon Nanotube Aerogel Muscles.
News - 23 Aug 2016
A team of researchers from Washington State University (WSU) have created a novel nanomaterial that could enhance the performance and reduce the costs of fuel cells by using small amounts of...
News - 20 Mar 2009
Researchers at the UT Dallas Alan G. MacDiarmid NanoTech Institute have demonstrated a fundamentally new type of artificial muscle, which can operate at extreme temperatures where no other artificial...
News - 28 Sep 2011
AEROCOINs, a FP7 project managed by Tecnalia Research and Innovation, plans to formulate a novel super-insulating material by eliminating the two significant barriers that prevent the extensive...
News - 30 Jul 2008
Researchers have created a 3D image of a material referred to as "liquid
Aerogel, also known as liquid smoke or “San Francisco fog,” is
an open-cell polymer...
News - 17 Jun 2016
Scientists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and UC Santa Cruz (UCSC) have developed a new technique to increase the performance of 3D-printed graphene-based supercapacitors by...
News - 30 Apr 2019
Innovative battery technologies will be required to meet the demands of electronics in the future. In this regard, lithium-sulfur batteries may provide a solution as they have a hypothetical energy...
News - 11 Feb 2009
Scientists in Arizona and New Jersey are reporting that aerogels, a super-lightweight solid sometimes called "frozen smoke," may serve as the ultimate sponge for capturing oil from...
Article - 16 Nov 2012
Nanotechnology is being used in more and more consumer products - despite environmental concerns, clothing is currently one of the biggest areas of expansion.
News - 14 Apr 2009
A watery, mud-like substance has hit pay dirt for Case Western Reserve University engineering professor David Schiraldi and his research group.
The researchers have created a line of patented...