Article - 13 Dec 2004
Public funding for nanotechnology is strongest in the US, although the Japanese government also invests large sums in this area. Government funding in other global regions is also described,...
Article - 29 Oct 2004
Current research in nanotechnology suggests that improved air and water filters, catalysts, photovoltaics, biomimicry and carbon nanotube fuel cells could be employed to aid the environment, save...
Article - 8 Apr 2005
Scientists have investigated increasing platinum utilisation in proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs) by using multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWNTs). Chemical Vapour Deposition CVD and...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
This article discusses how nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in fuel cells and energy storage/generation systems.
Article - 12 Jun 2020
Geobacter is a microbe that has the unique ability to produce magnetite in the absence of oxygen. This property has led researchers to develop bacterial nanowires for electricity generation...
News - 16 Jul 2008
The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded nGimat a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I to develop electrode nanomaterials for high-performance Lithium-ion batteries that will be used...
News - 16 Jul 2014
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the State will partner with over 100 private companies, led by GE, to launch the New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium.
News - 27 May 2009
The Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) today announced the signing of a contract with EnerDel, Ener1, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: HEV) lithium-ion battery subsidiary, to produce batteries for...
News - 13 Oct 2008
ExxonMobil Chemical announced today that it has received a leading industry innovation award for its battery separator film technology.
The technology, pioneered by a team of ExxonMobil scientists...
Article - 16 Jun 2017
Ultrasound has been used in nature for navigation under and above water.