News - 2 Nov 2017
Fundamentally, filtration membranes are sponge-like materials including pores that are micro- or nanoscopically small. Bacteria, undesirable chemicals and viruses are physically obstructed by the mesh...
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 - 27 Feb 2020
Image Credit: University of Manchester
A team of researchers at the University of Manchester has developed a new technology that will address one of the biggest issues in membrane technology....
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 they...
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...
News - 23 Nov 2009
Green Ocean Coatings from Advanced Marine Coatings are an environmentally friendly way to make transport by sea more cost-efficient.
The Norwegian company Advanced Marine Coatings based in Gamle...
News - 1 Jul 2014
Molybdenum oxide particles can assume the function of the endogenous enzyme sulfite oxidase, basis for new therapeutic application
Scientists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz in Germany...
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 - 14 Apr 2015
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard® AFM system in the Institute of...