Article - 25 May 2005
A disruptive technology is one that can replace older technologies with radical new products and processes. The new products and markets that might emerge, how these new processes can be integrated...
Article - 8 Mar 2005
Metal and ceramic matrix composites hold extreme potential for advanced applications such as aerospace. Nanostructuring could further improve material properties. The benefits of nanostructuring are...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
This article discusses how nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in magnetic fluids and in magnetic media applications.
Article - 10 Feb 2005
This article looks at the manufacturing process for carbon nanotubes and also considers their composition, classification and properties. Also discussed are commercial applications for nanotubes,...
Article - 14 Dec 2004
Nanotubes and novel materials (‘nanomaterials’) are likely to be used across many industries, including packaging, space travel, automobiles, fuel catalysts, textiles and construction.
Article - 4 Mar 2004
The US believes that nanotechnology development is important for maintaining its hold in national defense, specifically with respect to aerospace capabilities.
Article - 6 Sep 2019
The aerospace sector is under pressure to innovate building materials that are cheap and can improve the aircraft’s fuel efficiency.
Article - 19 Mar 2013
Nanocomposites are found in a number of places and the use of nanoparticle-rich materials predates the understanding of nature of these materials. Nanoscale organo-clays have been used to control flow...
Article - 10 Jul 2006
Creation of novel materials with the preferred properties has a significant impact on aerospace industries.
Article - 19 Nov 2003
Three engineering departments at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey – mechanical and aerospace, biomedical, and chemical and biochemical – are teaming up to create a prototype of an...