News - 6 May 2013
Farewell, expensive single-charge batteries. A new concept becomes proven reality, as MicroGen’s nanotechnology-based energy harvester – researched and developed by the company at the...
News - 24 Oct 2007
Blocks of carbon nanotubes can be used to create effective and powerful pressure sensors, according to a new study by researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Taking advantage of the...
News - 30 Jun 2015
Engineers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison along with a collaborator from China have created a new nanogenerator that harnesses energy from the friction caused by rolling tires.
News - 24 Jul 2014
Since they were first developed a quarter-century ago, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have impressed scientists with their mechanical strength and stiffness, their optical performance, and their ability to...
News - 14 Sep 2010
The light, tickling tread of a pesky fly landing on your face may strike most of us as one of the most aggravating of life's small annoyances. But for scientists working to develop pressure...
News - 1 Nov 2008
A research team led by Iver Anderson is developing a cheaper and better way to make a titanium alloy powder that can be used to manufacture artificial joints. That could mean titanium joints, which...
News - 27 Oct 2008
Nanotec-USA applied their Nano-Bionics treatments to the Nish Motor Sports Land Speed Car before Speed Week 2008 at the Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah. The Nish Motor Sports team reported the car had an...
Article - 10 Jul 2006
Australia has nearly 200 automotive components dealers, with more than 100 local and foreign component manufacturers in the state of Victoria.
Article - 9 Mar 2004
Nanotechnology will have an effect in all fields of transportation, offering a wide range of tools to develop the system for the 21st century.
News - 16 Nov 2009
Small amounts of oil leave a fluorescent sheen on polluted water. Oil sheen is hard to remove, even when the water is aerated with ozone or filtered through sand. Now, a University of Utah engineer...