Article - 30 Aug 2006
Is nanoutopia hype, a super hype, a dream or a viable possibility? As evidence shows, it is the transformation of a dream to reality. The emerging field of nanoscale science engineering and technology...
Article - 1 Jul 2006
Nanomaterials have a long tradition at Degussa. The company already has several decades of experience with AEROSIL® fumed silica and AEROXIDE® fumed alumina and titania. Advanced Nanomaterials has...
Article - 25 Jun 2004
Applied NanoWorks have released nano-sized abrasives for use in applications such as chemical mechanical polishing (CMP). They have available silica, alumina, zirconia and ceria abrasives in water...
Article - 18 Feb 2004
AMR Technologies have developed a new novel nanosized cerium oxide (CeO2) material that is suited to consumer goods applications. Posted February 9 2004
Article - 20 Oct 2003
Oxonica has developed a diesel fuel additive from nanoparticles of cerium oxide. The additive can produce fuel savings of 10%. Posted October 20 2003
Article - 24 Jan 2009
Cerium(IV) oxide, ceric oxide, ceria, or sometimes simply cerium oxide or cerium dioxide, is a pale yellow-white powder, CeO2. It is used in ceramics, to polish glass, and to sensitize photosensitive...
News - 16 Oct 2013
Scientists at Rice University are enhancing the natural antioxidant properties of an element found in a car’s catalytic converter to make it useful for medical applications.
News - 15 Dec 2009
Adding cerium oxide to phosphate glass rather than the commonly used silicate
glass may make glasses that block ultraviolet light and have increased radiation
damage resistance while remaining...
Article - 4 May 2013
Cyclopentadienyl (Cp) complexes have become attractive precursors for CVD/ALD as they are normally volatile and reactive towards water at considerable temperatures and often form films with minimal...
News - 26 Jun 2013
A formation mechanism of nanocrystalline cerium dioxide (CeO2), a versatile nanomaterial, has been unveiled by scientists from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and the University of...