News - 8 Jul 2008
Scientists at CNRS-affiliated laboratories(1) in Bordeaux, Lyon and Paris have provided the first proof that amorphous materials, also known as soft glasses, deform and flow through a collective...
Article - 12 Jul 2010
Emergent technologies can and must help correct the food system by creating modern convenience foods on a mass scale that mimic and improve on the nutritional value of the most nutritious cooked wild...
News - 1 Sep 2009
Philosophers often say that to find the truth one must look below the surface. But for scientists and engineers in a broad range of fields, the surfaces of objects can reveal a wealth of useful...
News - 16 Feb 2013
Phillip B. Messersmith, a biomedical engineer at Northwestern University who takes inspiration from nature to develop new materials, will be the featured speaker at the University’s...
News - 6 Aug 2011
Rice University students have proved that a single-atom-thick graphene sheet can be developed from any source containing carbon, even from cookies, waste materials and insects. The team was headed by...
Article - 20 Apr 2018
Recently, applications of nanotechnology are in the lime light in all the sectors including food and nutrition. Food nanotechnology is becoming new frontiers of this century.
Article - 10 Jun 2016
Measuring the band gap of materials is vital in the nanomaterial, semiconductor, and solar industries. This article illustrates how the band gap of a material can be established from its UV absorption...
News - 28 Nov 2013
Splitting water into its components, two parts hydrogen and one part oxygen, is an important first step in achieving carbon-neutral fuels to power our transportation infrastructure – including...
News - 30 Jun 2011
With these two launches Phenom-World further extends the usability of the Phenom G2 desktop SEM's. Giving the opportunity to image vacuum-sensitive and vulnerable samples without damaging the...
News - 29 Oct 2008
Marrying a sensitive detector technology capable of distinguishing hundreds of different chemical compounds with a pattern-recognition module that mimics the way animals recognize odors, researchers...