Article - 25 Jun 2012
Fuel cells already have a stronghold in a growing corner of the energy market. Advances in nanotechnology are speeding up that growth by making fuel cells cheaper, smaller, more efficient and...
News - 27 Jul 2017
Low self-discharge, high specific energy density and low memory effect make lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) appealing as chief energy storage devices. Of the different components of a battery, electrode...
News - 16 Aug 2013
Researchers at Umeå University, together with researchers at Uppsala University and Stockholm University, show in a new study how nitrogen doped graphene can be rolled into perfect Archimedean...
Article - 2 Mar 2005
This article looks at the development of fuel cells using nanotechnology techniques, and also considers potential industry applications for fuel cells in space. The article focuses on Solid Oxide Fuel...
News - 25 Mar 2016
A Los Alamos-led research team has developed a new water-removal technique that improves the performance of carbon nanomaterials used in fuel cells and batteries. This latest study provides a...
News - 8 Sep 2009
Mention of nanotubes usually means carbon nanotubes. But not all tiny tubes are made of carbon. For example, layers made of nanoscopic titanium dioxide have proven to be useful materials for...
Article - 12 Aug 2020
The invention of Scanning Capacitance Microscopy (SCM) allowed engineers to probe the devices at the sub-micron scale and identify issues both during device fabrication and for failure analysis.
Article - 5 Nov 2003
Intel has announced that is preparing to manufacture computer chips using the 90nm process. They will be the first to use the process for production capacities. Intel are also integrating other...
News - 4 Nov 2015
A graphene-based gas sensor has been developed. The sensor uses boron-doped graphene to detect toxic gases such as ammonia and nitrogen oxides with up to 10,000 times more sensitivity than current...
News - 30 Apr 2013
Graphene Technologies, a company pursuing commercial applications of the carbon nano-material known as graphene, has been issued US Patent Number 8,420,042 for a breakthrough process for atom-by-atom...