Article - 7 Aug 2017
The creation of a three-dimensional (3D) printed object through a process called additive manufacturing, or more commonly, 3D printing, is an evolving technology that seems to be limitless in its...
Article - 31 Jul 2017
The DOLFIN technique utilizes a different nanomaterial “ink” to create the patterns, without requiring the use of any type of stencil.
Article - 19 Apr 2017
Cation exchange (CE) is known to be a powerful tool for the synthesis of heterogeneous nanocrystals and is currently divided into two main routes- ion solvation-driven CE reactions and thermally...
Article - 10 Jun 2016
Single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) are known to impart exceptional thermal, mechanical, and electrical properties when applied in a polymer matrix.
Article - 13 May 2016
Scanning microwave impedance microscopy, also known as sMIM, is an atomic force microscopy (AFM)-based method used for the characterization of materials and devices.
News - 27 Apr 2007
A new technique for creating films of barium titanate (BaTiO3) nanoparticles in a polymer matrix could allow fabrication of improved capacitors able to store twice as much energy as existing devices....
Article - 4 Apr 2013
Aluminium oxide nanoparticles can be used in industries as diverse as electronics, cosmetics, chemical production and aerospace manufacturing.
Article - 11 Aug 2010
Research on semiconductor nanowires has grown exponentially over the last decade, with much attention focusing on their synthesis, fundamental properties, and potential applications.
Article - 23 Jun 2010
SNOM is the acronym for Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy, an alternative name for NSOM (Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscopy). The resolution achieved is far better than that which...
Article - 17 Aug 2007
Metamaterials are artificially engineered materials that have highly desirable extraordinary properties that don't occur in nature. Metamaterials are custom designed from computer models and built...