Article - 6 Oct 2020
The recent lab-test demonstration from the University of Houston of an inexpensive and non-toxic nanofluid, made up of sodium, can efficiently recover 80% of high viscosity oil from reservoirs. This...
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 - 11 Feb 2019
In this article the topic of Nanoceramics is discussed, what they are and the different applications that they can be used for
Article - 12 Apr 2018
This article is on the applications of nanotechnology in transportation. Nanomaterials exhibit different chemical & physical properties, such as size distribution, surface area to volume ratio,...
Article - 4 Sep 2012
Traditional flame retardants, used in many consumer products, have a high toxicity and accumulate in ecosystems. Nanomaterials are being developed to replace them which can stop fires spreading...
Article - 30 Aug 2006
Is nanoutopia hype, a super hype, a dream or a viable possibility? As evidence shows, it is the transformation of a dream to reality. The emerging field of nanoscale science engineering and technology...
Article - 15 Aug 2006
This article examines a novel platinum-alumina catalyst that allows removal by oxidation of harmful volatile organic compounds present in factory exhaust gases. The reaction temperature is 100ºC lower...
Article - 5 Apr 2005
Research has shown that the capacitance of Ruthenium oxide-containing electrochemical capacitors can be improved by producing nanocrystalline TixFeyRuzOn powders by ball milling. The structure of the...
Article - 9 Jan 2004
Nanosized particles of iron hydroxide have been proved by Bayer researchers to be a highly effective adsorbent. At the heart of the system is a fixed bed of Bayoxide® E33 iron hydroxide granules,...