Article - 17 May 2006
Carbon nanotubes have a host of unique properties. These properties include high electrical conductivity, flexibility, elasticity and thermal conductivity.
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 - 22 Sep 2003
The addition of buckytubes to polymer matrices can introduce fascinating mechanical, electrical and thermal properties as well as opening the door to a range of new applications.
News - 8 Jun 2010
Faster and lighter aircraft could be built using an incredible super-thin
material just one atom thick, according to new research conducted at The
University of Manchester. Writing in the...
Article - 30 Sep 2016
Accurate measurement of the surface energy values of nanofiller materials is important to ensure effective formulation, development, and characterization of nanocomposites.
Article - 4 Mar 2010
This article outlined how nanotechnology is being used for water purification. In particular it focuses on biofouling resistant silver-polysulfone composite membrane,
News - 24 Nov 2017
Single wall carbon nanotubes are on the fast track to displacing carbon black, multi wall carbon nanotubes, carbon fibers and other conventional additives from their dominant position in the additives...
News - 14 Sep 2017
Researchers from the Graphene Flagship have established the fact that graphene-based materials are capable of enhancing the properties of spider's silk.
The silk - made naturally by the...
News - 20 Dec 2012
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Fatigue Behaviour of Fiber Reinforced Polymers: Experiments and Simulations" report to their offering.
Book is organized around...
News - 16 Oct 2012
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed new techniques for stretching carbon nanotubes (CNT) and using them to create carbon composites that can be used as stronger, lighter...