Article - 23 Feb 2004
LG Chem Ltd., South Korea’s largest chemical company, has developed high-performance plastic containers using nanotechnology. Posted February 19 2004
Article - 17 Dec 2004
New developments in using polymer technology for packaging are likely to have a positive effect in the drug delivery, pharmaceuticals, security and tracking, and the food and drink sectors, with...
News - 7 Nov 2013
A particularly ingenious remedy for the problem of rust may be available soon. Scientists from the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH in Düsseldorf and the Max Planck Institute for...
Article - 16 Aug 2006
Manufacturing entire objects from pure silver metal or coating them with silver is prohibitively expensive for consumer items but research has found that impregnating other materials with silver...
News - 10 Mar 2010
For the first time, scientists have succeeded in growing empty particles derived from a plant virus and have made them carry useful chemicals.
The external surface of these nano containers could be...
Article - 19 Nov 2003
Using laser light as tweezers and a scalpel, scientists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have demonstrated the use of artificial cells as nanovials for ultrasmall volume...
News - 24 Sep 2015
With the growth of wind and solar energy and the increasing popularity of electric vehicles, many people in the U.S. may have forgotten about the promised "hydrogen economy." But in research...
News - 29 May 2013
Chemical engineering researchers Wei Fan, Paul Dauenhauer and colleagues at the University of Massachusetts Amherst report this week that they’ve discovered a new chemical process to make...
News - 5 Jan 2010
A new intelligent system has been developed to help identify terrorists carrying explosives. Sensitive electronic noses capture the smell of the explosives; the system processes the acquired data,...
Article - 9 Mar 2017
This article describes micelles and lipoproteins, paying special attention to particle size measurement of liposomes in concentrated or dilute aqueous environments.