News - 19 Jan 2015
One way of removing harmful nitrate from drinking water is to catalyse its conversion to nitrogen. This process suffers from the drawback that it often produces ammonia. By using palladium...
News - 1 Sep 2009
A new method for "recycling" hydrogen-containing fuel materials could open the door to economically viable hydrogen-based vehicles. In an article appearing today in Angewandte Chemie, Los...
News - 24 Feb 2023
Nanowires 10,000 times thinner than a human hair have been developed by researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. These nanowires can be easily grown by common bacteria and are tuned to...
News - 18 Aug 2022
Although biomass-derived carbon quantum dots are sustainable nanomaterials, they have poor optical properties and low photoluminescence quantum yield (PLQY). An article published in the journal...
News - 11 May 2009
A hydrogen-rich compound discovered by Stanford
researchers is packed with promise of helping overcome one of the biggest hurdles
to using hydrogen for fuel--namely, how do you stuff enough...
News - 24 Jun 2008
Chemists in the US have developed a simple reaction to make ammonia borane - a powder more hydrogen-dense than even liquid hydrogen. Their one-pot synthesis of this promising hydrogen storage material...
Article - 1 May 2008
Veeco has been and continues to be the world’s leading supplier of MBE components
Article - 8 Nov 2006
Just as the key building block to life on earth is the carbon atom, carbon is the key to one of the most promising branches of nanotechnology. Much of the current research and commercialisation of...
News - 20 Apr 2022
Titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles (NPs) are the most extensively utilized nanomaterial, and their increased usage raises issues about their potential influence on the soil environment. A recent...
News - 19 Jul 2021
A new state-of-the-art instrument has been built by a team from Swansea University’s Nanomaterials Laboratory which will help scientists fight against climate change, microbial infection and...