Article - 25 Jul 2005
New methods based on colloidal chemistry to control the size and shape of platinum particles could be used in many applications, especially industrial catalysis. New processing methods, superlattice...
Article - 10 Dec 2004
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials. This article focuses on the categorisation of nanoparticles, fullerenes, dendrimers, nanowires, nanotubes, nanolayers and...
News - 12 May 2010
A solution-phase process has been developed by CNM users from the University of California at Riverside, working collaboratively with the Nanophotonics Group at the Argonne National Laboratory, for...
News - 25 Oct 2008
Professor Pang Xiao-Feng and Deng Bo studied the properties of water, and their changes under the action of a magnetic field were gathered by the spectrum techniques of infrared, Raman, visible,...
Article - 20 Jul 2016
One of the main challenges faced in treating disease is the damage caused to non-diseased, healthy tissue as a result of drug toxicity.
News - 11 Jan 2010
Nanoparticles have a strong tendency to form periodic structures. Mixing and matching of two different types of nanoparticles allows the formation of binary nanoparticle superlattices isostructural to...
News - 27 Apr 2009
A team of investigators at Purdue University has developed nanoscale probes that can help pinpoint the location of tumors and might one day be able to directly attack cancer cells. Joseph Irudayaraj,...
News - 18 Sep 2015
Platinum is a great catalyst and can be used for many different applications. It's expensive stuff though, so tiny platinum nanoparticles sitting on cheap metal oxide materials are used to convert...
News - 31 Oct 2013
By the time people began to look for viable routes on the ocean with the help of a compass needle in the 12th century, magnetic navigational aids had already long been in use by other living...
News - 10 Mar 2009
Breast cancer patients face many horrors, including those that arise when fighting the cancer itself. Medications given during chemotherapy can have wicked side effects, including vomiting, dizziness,...