Article - 11 Apr 2012
Due to the ever increasing energy demand and growing global concern over the environmental impact of CO2 emissions, there is a need to seek solutions to transit from fossil fuels to sustainable...
Article - 25 Jan 2009
This article examines the properties and storage of cobalt magnetic fluid in kerosene with AOT and LP4 by Strem Chemicals
Article - 21 Dec 2016
This Graphene Battery User’s Guide explains the working principle of graphene batteries, and details the actionable steps to take to begin developing a graphene battery.
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.
Article - 29 Nov 2005
A floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition (FC-CVD) method was designed and used to fabricate carbon nanotubes, which were used to produce nanocomposites with rubber. The effects of the nanotube...
Article - 12 May 2005
The particle size measurement techniques transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and Photon Correlation Spectroscopy (PCS) are compared and contrasted. Factors affecting measurements are detailed and a...
Article - 15 Mar 2017
The main benefit of fertilizer is increasing crop productivity. Fertilizer production is a key industry for the agricultural sector of a country.
Article - 24 Jan 2017
The crops we eat, process, or feed to livestock are made up of micronutrients contained within soil. These micronutrients deliver the core for suitable growth and development of plants, which are...
Article - 23 Jan 2015
Three samples of shale rock, two from the Eagle Ford play and one from the Haynesville play, were successfully tested by instrumented indentation using a Nano Indenter G200 from KLA.
Article - 16 Nov 2007
In this paper carbon nanotubes were investigated in the form of powder, grown on a Si substrate and as CNT sheets or mats, or bucky paper.