News - 26 Feb 2021
Physicists from Russia, Chile, Brazil, Spain, and the UK, have studied how the magnetic properties change in 3D nanowires, promising materials for various magnetic applications, depending on the shape...
News - 24 Feb 2021
Graphene is a two-dimensional material made entirely of carbon. It has exhibited remarkable properties, such as flexibility, transparency, as well as thermal and electrical conductivity.
News - 18 Feb 2021
When materials reach extremely small size scales, strange things begin to happen. One of those phenomena is the formation of mesocrystals.
Despite being composed of separate individual crystals,...
News - 2 Feb 2021
Nanoparticles of titanium dioxide decorated with gold absorb nearly 96% of the solar spectrum and convert it into heat. Hence, the material can expedite the evaporation in desalination plants up to...
News - 25 Jan 2021
Metallurgists have developed different methods to make a chunk of metal harder than before. They can twist it, bend it, pound it with a hammer, or send it between two rollers.
News - 23 Nov 2020
The Welsh government is backing a cutting-edge science project at Swansea University that changes waste plastics into highly valuable compounds for the energy industries.
Deputy Minister for...
News - 9 Nov 2020
In the quest to image exceedingly small structures and phenomenon with higher precision, scientists have been pushing the limits of optical microscope resolution, but these advances often come with...
News - 27 Oct 2020
Nanotech company Forge Nano, incorporates cutting edge Sundew technology to their suite of nano-scale, surface engineering solutions.
The new line of industry leading tools offers high speed,...
News - 8 Oct 2020
Engineers have developed a new method to spray very thin wires produced from a plant-based material. This method could be applied to devices that harvest energy to generate electricity, N95 mask...
News - 5 Oct 2020
OCSiAl has opened its state-of-the-art R&D and technical support center designed to develop next gen materials with graphene nanotubes. The new center is located in Luxembourg – a hub...