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...
Article - 16 Jun 2017
Ultrasound has been used in nature for navigation under and above water.
Article - 12 Nov 2020
Researchers have claimed that nano-diamond batteries could have a lifetime of 28,000 years. Such batteries would not only be beneficial to the world of electric cars and mobile phones, but their...
Article - 22 Sep 2014
The future of power may be on the nanoscale. Scientist around the world are currently trying to solve some of the major issues associated with todays technology. Advancements in solar cells, batteries...
Article - 22 Feb 2021
Optical fiber nanotechnology integrated with power communication systems has significantly improved these networks' sustained operation worldwide.
Article - 11 Nov 2020
To expand the portfolio of renewable energy sources, many scientists have developed energy harvesting technologies that can generate electricity from the ambient environment.