Article - 21 Feb 2010
Hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) is a layered material with a graphite-type structure in which planar networks of BN hexagons are regularly stacked. As a structural analogue of carbon nanotubes, BN...
News - 11 Jan 2008
First Nano, a division of CVD
Equipment Corporation , announced today the shipment of an ET3000-BN
Chemical Vapor Deposition System to the Center for Functional
Nanomaterials (CFN) at Brookhaven...
News - 3 May 2012
Newport News, Virginia-based BNNT LLC has recently licensed an advanced technology to manufacture fibril boron nitride nanotubes (BNNTs).
The innovative technology was jointly developed by the...
Article - 16 Oct 2015
Jérôme Pollak, Business Development Director at Tekna Plasma Systems, talks to AZoNano about commercializing boron nitride nanotubes for advanced materials applications.
News - 5 Sep 2014
Nearly 20 years ago researcher Alex Zettl of the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) synthesized in his lab a new material never before seen by nature:...
Article - 9 Aug 2007
Another path to producing materials with exceptional properties lies with a material that is known to form similar structures to carbon nanotubes. This material is boron nitride and boron nitride...
News - 24 Sep 2015
Majorly used nanotubes are carbon nanotubes, silicon nanotube, boron nitride nanotube, DNA nanotube and membrane nanotube. At present the carbon nanotubes account for about 28% market share of the...
News - 30 Apr 2012
Irreversible Electroporation is a new minimally invasive treatment for treating cancer.
Researchers at the Institute of Life Sciences, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna in Pisa, Italy have used...
Article - 20 Apr 2011
The arrangement of carbon atoms differentiates a pencil lead from a pricey diamond. In the past three decades, new carbon materials such as fullerenes, carbon nanotubes (CNTs), and graphene have...
News - 28 May 2015
Tekna Holdings Canada Inc. has entered into an exclusive agreement with the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) to allow the firm to manufacture Boron Nitride NanoTubes (BNNTs) in commercial...