Article - 16 Jul 2012
Nanosilver has been used to kill off bacteria for well over a hundred years. But do we understand its effects as well as we think?
Article - 11 Jul 2006
Australia’s largest export earner is the manufacturing sector. The advanced manufacturing sector that contributes to 45% of the earnings
Article - 10 Jul 2006
Creation of novel materials with the preferred properties has a significant impact on aerospace industries.
Article - 26 Nov 2020
Corrosion has been a problem for as long as steel structures have existed. While there are methods to prevent or mitigate corrosion, some methods produce toxic compounds or are simply not quite as...
Article - 8 Oct 2013
Nanoscale coatings of the 2D material hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) have been shown to protect materials from oxidizing under high temperature conditions, in a news study from Rice University.
Article - 30 Jul 2012
Photocatalytic nanoparticles can use the energy in sunlight to decompose molecules, from dirt molecules on glass surfaces to water molecules.
Article - 7 Aug 2020
As the quest for a COVID-19 vaccine continues, researchers working in other areas of science such as nanotechnology have joined the battle against the virus.
Article - 23 Apr 2018
In 1991, Iijima discovered carbon nanotubes (CNTs). Since then, a new branch of knowledge in materials science has emerged – Nanoscience. In order to unveil the secrets of the innovative materials,...
Article - 8 Dec 2017
As construction and industry grow, it is expected that the application of antimicrobial, antifungal and antibacterial biocides will continue to rise as well.
Article - 9 Jan 2015
In this Thought Leader interview, Dr Ania Servant, Knowledge Exchange Fellow for the National Graphene Institute (NGI) at the University of Manchester, talks to AZoNano about the fundamental...