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We have strong linkages with other research...
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...
Article - 13 Apr 2004
A team at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has caged single enzymes to create a new class of catalysts called SENs, or single enzyme nanoparticles. The nanostructure...
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...
News - 9 Jun 2017
Scientists in the Energy Safety Research Institute (ESRI) at Swansea University have developed new materials that are economical, nontoxic and that show promise to replace more dangerous and expensive...
News - 21 Jun 2013
What is a nanoengineer? It’s a question nearly 20 seniors, who, this June, earned the first bachelor’s degree in nanoengineering offered at the University of California, San Diego, have...
News - 3 Jul 2012
About 200 billion dollars per year is the cost incurred by the shipping industry due to the marine fouling problem.
Organisms such as mussels, algae, and barnacles, accumulate on the ship’s...
News - 6 May 2011
Research results on nanoparticle applications and their toxicity depend on how well scientists are able to quantify the communication between the nanoparticles and cells, particularly the number of...
News - 21 Apr 2008
One problem that confounds researchers who are developing
nanoparticles for use as cancer imaging and therapeutic agents is that
many nanoparticles accumulate blood proteins on their surfaces as...