Article - 21 Aug 2009
Nanotechnology is technology distinguished primarily by the scale at which it acts: one billionth of a metre, or one ten-thousandth the width of a human hair. In the simplest terms, nanotechnology is...
Article - 21 Nov 2005
For the emerging field of nanotechnology to reach its full economic potential, the federal government must significantly increase funding for research on environmental and safety implications of...
Article - 23 Mar 2010
This article provides an introductory overview on the stabilization of nonmaterial by biological entities.
Article - 1 Mar 2007
This article is a summary of the US EPA whitepaper on understanding and addressing potential risks from exposure to nanoscale materials and products containing nanoscale materials or nanomaterials.
Article - 21 Apr 2008
TSI has been manufacturing Condensation Particle Counters (CPCs) for over 25 years. Now they offer a complete family of CPCs for a variety of aerosol research applications
Article - 9 Aug 2006
Part 5 of an adaptation of "Managing the Effects of Nanotechnology". This article argues that better and more aggressive oversight and new resources are needed to manage the potential adverse effects...
Article - 28 Jun 2005
Nanosensors can be used in many industries, including healthcare, security and environmental monitoring. Focusing mainly on the UK, this article looks at challenges in sensor production, global...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
NASA plans to use nanotechnology and nanomaterials in its projects, and is focusing its research on nanomaterials, nanoelectronics and biomolecular nanotechnology. NASA is also exploring the potential...
Article - 5 Mar 2005
This guide explains the basic principles of nanotechnology, looking at such matters as industrial applications, new and future products, the global market, environmental potentials and concerns, types...
Article - 5 Jul 2005
The nanomaterials sector in the UK is currently regarded as being rather weak, though there is some progress taking place. Which UK industries are leading the way, the links between academia and...