News - 30 May 2015
Silicon micromirrors can guide laser beams at extremely high speeds, allowing operators to dose heat input to workpieces with absolute precision. But to date they have not been robust enough to be...
News - 30 Dec 2014
Rust never sleeps. Whether a reference to the 1979 Neil Young album or a product designed to protect metal surfaces, the phrase invokes the idea that corrosion from oxidation -- the more general...
News - 16 Sep 2013
A new, environmentally-friendly electronic alloy consisting of 50 aluminum atoms bound to 50 atoms of antimony may be promising for building next-generation "phase-change" memory devices,...
News - 16 Dec 2009
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded a $10.1 million, five-year grant to an interdisciplinary team of researchers led by University of Wisconsin-Madison mechanical...
News - 16 Apr 2008
Ford is leaving no particle unturned in the quest for fuel efficiency. Ford scientists are embracing the burgeoning fields of nanotechnology in developing paints, plastics, light metals and catalysts...
News - 10 Nov 2009
As researchers build ever smaller machines and devices, demand increases to create miniaturized equipment for the 'micro-machining' of tiny components on a large scale. Xin Ding at the...
News - 30 Jul 2013
Broken bones and joint replacements may someday heal faster, thanks to an unusual coating for medical implants under development at The Ohio State University.
Researchers here have found that...
News - 6 Oct 2014
Grafoid Inc. is pleased to announce it has reached final agreement and closed its acquisition of ALCERECO Inc., a technology leader in advanced composite materials, alloys and coatings and a company...
News - 7 Aug 2010
Backed by a $1.2 million federal grant, the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee (UWM) has launched a Center for Advanced Materials Manufacturing (CAMM) that will support the transfer of UWM...
Article - 4 Oct 2012
The aerospace industry's development goals match almost exactly with the advantages of nanomaterials, so they are used more frequently and prominently.