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...
Article - 14 May 2007
This paper explores the types and structures of nanoparticles used in cancer treatment, nano-based drug delivery systems,.
Article - 24 Aug 2006
Materials scientists and engineers have made significant developments in the improvement of methods of synthesis of nanomaterial solids. A brief review is given in this article.
Article - 31 Jul 2006
This article is a summary of the 2005 National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) survey to benchmark the adoption of nanotechnology into manufacturing within the United States
Article - 21 Jul 2006
An important political problem that needs to be factored in the balance of power is how nanotechnologies are likely to have an impact on the military.
Article - 28 Jun 2005
Applying nanotechnology methods in the area of materials can result in the creation of novel materials with new, unique and exciting properties. The classification and composition of nanomaterials,...
Article - 19 May 2005
Bionanotechnology is a result of the convergence of biotechnology and nanotechnology.
Article - 21 Apr 2005
This article considers the different ways that physics operates at nanoscale level, and also looks at the self-assembly process. The article concludes by looking at the tools and devices used in cell...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Space life support systems can benefit from using nanotechnology processes and nanomaterials. Sensors, electronic noses, gas sensors, sensor arrays and chemometric pattern recognition are all...