News - 4 Apr 2012
CRANN, the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) funded nanoscience institute based at Trinity College Dublin, has announced a new collaborative research partnership worth €750,000 with Thomas Swan &...
News - 4 Apr 2012
The UK's leading manufacturer of high purity single-wall carbon nanotubes Thomas Swan has announced a 4 year, £625K collaboration with the Centre for Research on Adaptive Nanostructures and...
News - 18 Oct 2010
Extracting drinking water from the sea to prepare for a world parched by climate change, and re-imagining aeroplane and ship hull designs for the best fuel efficiency, are two of the visionary...
News - 3 Dec 2010
They are now Knight Commanders in the Order of the Netherlands Lion – the country's most prestigious award.
The academics, who won the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physics for their discovery of graphene,...
News - 23 Apr 2010
Biobanks, ocean monitoring, wind energy, and micro- and nanotechnology are being given a powerful boost in terms of research equipment. Four national research facilities were recently granted...
News - 20 Mar 2013
2012 continued to see major advances that were enabled by nanotechnology. In medicine in particular the delivery methods wrapped within nanoparticles have advanced many new and traditional drugs...
News - 18 Mar 2009
Scientists are developing a new technology for repairing aircraft by means
of composite patches applied to both aluminium and to the new generation of
compound materials aircraft. The goal of...
News - 9 Jun 2010
The Royal Society awarded Professor Andre Geim the Hughes Medal for his revolutionary
discovery of graphene, and explanation of its remarkable properties.
The director of the Manchester...
News - 27 Jul 2008
From nanotechnology to weather modeling, drug design to aerospace —
Eka, the super computer built by Computational Research Laboratories (CRL),
a subsidiary of Tata Sons, is set to cater...
News - 6 Dec 2009
A new generation of optical sensors is enabling the development of robust,
long-lasting, lighting-fast trace gas detectors for use in a wide range of industrial,
security and domestic...