News - 16 Apr 2010
When lasers that could emit ultrashort pulses of light became available in the 1980s, Steve Leone recalls, they ushered in a new field of "femtochemistry." A femtosecond is a quadrillionth...
News - 25 Jan 2010
X-rays can do a lot of useful things -- detect broken bones, tumors and dental
cavities, analyze atoms in diverse materials and screen luggage at airports
-- but who knew they could cause...
News - 19 Nov 2009
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), part of the National Institutes of Health, is increasing its investment in understanding the potential health, safety and environmental...
News - 27 Oct 2009
The Air Force Office of Scientific Research today announced it will award approximately 14.6 million in grants to 38 scientists and engineers who submitted winning research proposals through the Air...
News - 19 Mar 2009
Nanostructured or nano-enabled batteries are a new generation of lithium-ion batteries and battery systems to serve applications and markets outside the historical domain of lithium-ion....
News - 22 Aug 2008
Recent research by The Thomas B. Fordham Institute concludes that many high-achieving students do not receive the support to reach their full potential. However, 20 young people named as 2008 Davidson...
Article - 14 Jan 2022
This article will uncover the natural disposition of polymeric nanoparticles for function in biological activities such as targeting submandibular salivary glands.
Article - 7 Jan 2022
Utilizing magnetic nanoparticles to detect pathogens and target genomic regions of interest has made them a highly desirable tool.
Article - 29 Dec 2021
Chitosan nanoparticles have an esteemed reputation within various fields such as nanomedicine, biomedical engineering, and drug delivery.
Article - 24 Dec 2021
MXenes nanomaterials have recently captured the interest of materials science researchers and nanotechnology developers alike.