Article - 4 Mar 2004
The driving forces behind the nanotechnology revolution are described. From aerospace and defence through to civilian applications like computing, electronics and communications.
Article - 7 Jan 2004
US Global Nanospace has announced that the new Guardian Antiballistic Replacement Door Skin (GARDS) for the AM General HMMWVV (commonly pronounced Hum-Vee) are now available. GARDS are lightweight and...
News - 27 Jan 2010
Tiny snails sitting on the ocean floor might seem defenseless against a large,
determined predator such as a crab. But evolution has provided one species of
sea snail with a unique iron-plated...
Article - 17 Jun 2004
The unique properties of buckytubes can be attributed in part to their structure. The structure of these materials, naming conventions and properties of different tube types are described. Buckytube...
Article - 17 Jun 2004
Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
Article - 23 Sep 2003
It is the properties and structure of buckytubes and other fullerene materials that make them of interest. Electrical, thermal and mechanical properties are covered as are chemistry and molecular...
News - 26 Mar 2007
For Florida State University researcher Okenwa Okoli, testing his latest research is vital.
Okoli, an associate professor of industrial and manufacturing engineering in the Florida A&M...
News - 8 Jun 2012
New York-based nanomaterials company, NaturalNano has received its first commercial order from nanotechnology-based defence material manufacturer, Sparta Armor.
Halloysite Nano Tubes
The order is...
News - 20 Jan 2012
NaturalNano, a manufacturer of advanced nanocomposites, has signed a joint development and supply deal with Sparta Armor to develop a new range of superior-performance additives using their patented...
News - 28 Jul 2010
Not quite body armour made out of cornstarch but scientists from Singapore
Agency for Science, Technology and Research’s (A*STAR) Institute of
Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE)...