News - 10 Dec 2015
The latest software release along with an expansion of the global technical specialist team, highlight Malvern Panalytical’ ongoing commitment to extending and supporting the application of...
News - 30 Oct 2015
Alchemy left the mainstream centuries ago, but one of its core concepts, transmuting the elements, is experiencing a revival in nanotechnology.
Researchers at the University of Michigan are...
News - 6 Oct 2015
A model microscopic system to demonstrate the transmission of torque in the presence of thermal fluctuations - necessary for the creation of a tiny 'clutch' operating at the nanoscale - has...
News - 19 Aug 2015
A team of researchers at the University of Zurich has succeeded in arranging and controlling colloid motion with the great speed and precision.
Colloids are small particles that are lightly...
News - 17 Aug 2015
Colloids are nano- or micrometer-sized finely dispersed particles or droplets. Soft colloids are made up of flexible materials, for example, polymers, such as proteins and synthetic molecules. In...
News - 24 Jul 2015
A new material that mimics coral could help remove toxic heavy metals like mercury from the ocean, according to a new study published in the Journal of Colloid and Interface Science.
News - 3 Jul 2015
From targeted drug delivery to the self-assembly of nano robots, new research by Northumbria University, Newcastle, is using super-sized atoms to reveal the behaviour of liquids in microscopic...
News - 11 Jun 2015
An interdisciplinary team headed by scientists from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin have examined the complicated structure of dentin in human teeth.
Human teeth are...
News - 27 May 2015
Wyatt Technology Corporation, the world leader in light scattering tools for nanoparticle and macromolecular characterization, is pleased to announce that this year’s International Light Scattering...
News - 4 May 2015
Introducing flaws into liquid crystals by inserting microspheres and then controlling them with electrical fields: that, in a nutshell, is the rationale behind a method that could be exploited for a...