Article - 21 Jun 2005
When purchasing or designing a nanopositioning stage the choice of material is important. Aluminium, titanium and Invar are the most common materials with choice depending on properties such as...
Article - 14 Mar 2007
Nanotechnology is rapidly entering the world of smart materials and taking them to the next level.
Article - 11 Feb 2004
Researchers at the Institute of Theoretical and Applied Information Technologies in Poland are working on the development of trees that don’t produce wood but make plastic, metals, metal alloys and...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
This article discusses how nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in magnetic fluids and in magnetic media applications.
Article - 19 Nov 2003
Researchers at Johns Hopkins University have succeeded in producing a form of pure copper that is six times stronger then normal with no loss in ductility. They have achieved this using a combination...
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 - 28 Jun 2005
Applying nanotechnology methods in the area of materials can result in the creation of novel materials with new, unique and exciting properties. The classification and composition of nanomaterials,...
Article - 2 Mar 2005
This article looks at the development of fuel cells using nanotechnology techniques, and also considers potential industry applications for fuel cells in space. The article focuses on Solid Oxide Fuel...
Article - 7 May 2004
Atlas Mining Company, a natural resource and mining company, announced today it has engaged in discussions with several nano-technology companies for Halloysite microtubules. Halloysite microtubules...
News - 20 Feb 2008
Purdue University engineers have developed a new aluminum-rich alloy that produces hydrogen by splitting water and is economically competitive with conventional fuels for transportation and power...