Article - 24 Nov 2004
Researchers at NIST have succeeded in growing single crystal semiconducting zinc oxide nanowires on sapphire substrates using gold particles as anchors. They were able to control the orientation of...
Article - 11 Oct 2006
Oxford Instruments’ FlexAL product family provides a new range of flexibility and capability in the engineering of nanoscale structures and devices by offering remote plasma Atomic Layer Deposition...
Article - 19 Jan 2005
Many ceramics are produced from casting slips. Properties of the final product are dictated by the slip properties. These can be optimized by optimizing particle size and zeta potential. A case study...
Article - 25 Jun 2004
Applied NanoWorks have released nano-sized abrasives for use in applications such as chemical mechanical polishing (CMP). They have available silica, alumina, zirconia and ceria abrasives in water...
Article - 18 Nov 2003
Researchers have developed a new family of glasses that will bring higher power to smaller packages in lasers and optical devices and provide a less-expensive alternative to many other optical glasses...
Article - 1 Mar 2012
This article looks at the measurement of particle size distributions from 0.01-2000 µm using static light scattering.
Article - 24 Aug 2006
New nanotechnology techniques have created new nanocrystalline solid materials and nanocomposite materials with enhanced properties
Article - 6 Apr 2005
Better control of particle size distribution will result in improved performance with catalysts. Deposition from water-in-oil microemulsions and from aqueous solutions are briefly described.
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 - 10 Dec 2004
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials according to dimension, phase composition and the manufacturing process. This article focuses on the categorisation of...