News - 26 Jun 2009
An international team, led by Shingo Nagano from the RIKEN SPring-8 Center in Harima and Hiroyasu Onaka from Toyama Prefectural University, has uncovered the vital role of water in the generation of...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
News - 17 Sep 2011
Researchers at Umeå University and Aalto University have discovered an efficient method to fabricate graphene nanoribbons directly within single-walled carbon nanotubes.
In the method, the scientists...
News - 21 Aug 2008
Stained glass windows that are painted with gold purify the air when they
are lit up by sunlight, a team of Queensland
University of Technology experts have discovered.
News - 27 Mar 2015
Three West Virginia University professors from the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences have been awarded $1.8 million in funding from the National Research Foundation’s prestigious Faculty Early...
Article - 14 Oct 2009
In a hose single water molecule transport is not a dominate feature however the unique properties of, in particular, carbon nanotubes make single water molecule transport a reality.
News - 18 Sep 2015
Platinum is a great catalyst and can be used for many different applications. It's expensive stuff though, so tiny platinum nanoparticles sitting on cheap metal oxide materials are used to convert...
News - 17 Jun 2015
A simple way to turn carbon nanotubes into valuable graphene nanoribbons may be to grind them, according to research led by Rice University.
The trick, said Rice materials scientist Pulickel...
News - 15 Jul 2014
Rutgers researchers have developed a technology that could overcome a major cost barrier to make clean-burning hydrogen fuel – a fuel that could replace expensive and environmentally harmful...
News - 29 Mar 2011
Case Western Reserve University scientists have found catalysts that are made by dipping carbon nanotubes in polymer solution. This catalyst can possibly enhance the output power and continue further...