Article - 27 Jun 2015
With the rapid development of engineered nanoparticles and nanoscale structure-based products and materials, awareness of the poor understanding of potential toxic effects and environmental impact of...
Article - 16 Aug 2007
Between the gas phase and the condensed phase of liquids and solids, lies an intermediate state of matter that is not quite one phase or the other. Called clusters, these small agglomerations of...
Article - 30 May 2007
Metal Nanopowders Ltd is dedicated to the production of metal powders at the sub-100nm scale. Metal Nanopowders facilities allow them to produce nanopowders with exceptional purity & physical...
Article - 6 Dec 2006
This article highlights a typical example of results which can be obtained with the integrated scanning force microscope (SFM) mounted on the Nano Hardness Tester (NHT) from Anton Paar. The work...
Article - 4 Dec 2006
The variable-entrance slit system (or Micro-slit) is now commonly used as a critical diaphragm component in many spectrophotometers. The Nano-Scratch Tester (NST) from Anton Paar has been used to...
Article - 6 Apr 2005
Bringing together nanosized metal particles into ordered arrays can offer ways of making new nanostructured materials. German scientists have produced nanostructured metal/organic networks by using a...
Article - 19 Apr 2004
Technanogy Materials Development and Nanotechnologies Inc have agreed to merge assets and combine efforts in the field of nano-aluminium enabled applications. Posted April 14 2004
Article - 26 Apr 2017
Electrochemistry refers to the interplay between chemical and electrical energy, where electrons drive chemical changes or chemical reactions to move electric charges.
Article - 23 Jul 2015
Thin films of metastable NaCl-structure Ti1-xAlxN, with excellent high-temperature oxidation resistance and high hardness (typically ~30 GPa), are employed in different applications from cutting tools...
Article - 24 Sep 2015
Nanoscale materials, in the form of nanoparticles, are playing an important and growing role across a range of different applications and industries which seek to exploit the unique properties...