Article - 1 Apr 2004
CSIRO research has found unusual properties in ilmenite sand from the Murray Basin that could be harnessed to remove heavy metal and radioactive pollution from mine drainage, industrial waste streams,...
Article - 8 Mar 2004
University of Tokyo researchers have used a bacterial protein to encase cadmium sulfite nanoparticles. Posted June 5 2003
Article - 14 Nov 2003
Researchers at the University of Missouri-Rolla are using nano-sized glass microspheres to trace explosives back to their manufacturers and help law enforcement authorities thwart terrorists. Posted...
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 - 16 Mar 2007
Viscotek has pioneered innovative technologies and products for the characterization of natural and synthetic polymers and proteins, and determination of dilute solution viscosities. Technologies...
Article - 15 Jul 2006
A brief review of buckminsterfullerene is presented. Aspects such as the definition, discovery, production, properties, structure and applications are covered.
Article - 28 Dec 2005
Micromeritics manufactures a broad line of automated analytical laboratory instruments that measure the physical characteristics of powders and solids for fundamental research, product development,...
Article - 25 Aug 2005
As dendrimers offer manufacturers the prospect of making vast profits in a number of different industry areas, the race to register patents for dendrimers has been fierce. The story of how Dendritic...
Article - 24 Aug 2005
Dendrimers are three-dimensional, synthetic macromolecules with branching parts, formed using a fabrication process at the nanscale level. A definition and brief history of dendrimers, their use in...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Testing of the world’s first commercial solid lubricant made using nanomaterials has found the oil to be non-toxic. The lubricant is based on nanospheres and nanotubes of inorganic compounds, whose...