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 - 20 Jun 2023
The aerospace industry is continually involved with new technologies occurring almost yearly. One such technology engineers are working on is carbon nanotubes (CNTs).
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 - 31 Jan 2023
This article describes the developmental journey of graphene from hype to productivity.
Article - 9 Jan 2020
Since the first nanoceramics were developed in the 1980s, there has been huge excitement about the application and use of this increasingly diverse technology. Nanoceramics are ceramic materials...
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.