News - 19 Sep 2014
Magnetic nanoparticles don’t have to be "one size fits all." Instead, individual magnetic nanoparticles can be tailored in an array of differing sizes and compositions to allow for...
News - 18 Mar 2014
Researchers from North Carolina State University have found a way to reduce the coercivity of nickel ferrite (NFO) thin films by as much as 80 percent by patterning the surface of the material,...
News - 10 Sep 2010
FUJIFILM Recording Media U.S.A., Inc. today announced it was able to demonstrate the long term archivability of Barium-Ferrite (BaFe) magnetic tape particle, withstanding realistic storage environment...
News - 6 Mar 2007
Imagine using a focused magnetic field to concentrate anticancer drugs in and around tumors, and then turning off the magnetic field so that the drugs then leave the body. That possiblity may become a...
Article - 9 Mar 2017
Antibiotics are the most widely prescribed medicine nowadays, with many finding their way into aquatic systems and causing problems due to their non-biodegradable nature and threat to water supplies.
Article - 4 Aug 2020
Materials with low intrinsic piezoresponse like rough ferroelectric materials; thin films or samples sensitive to high excitation fields require amplification of the piezoresponse for sufficient...
News - 20 Jun 2019
How to enhance the flame-retardant performance of 2D flame retardants?
In a paper to be published in the next issue of NANO, a group of scientists from Henan University has studied the...
News - 29 Apr 2011
A new research on the innovative characteristics of ferroelectrics made at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has revealed the source of dynamic conductivity of the...
News - 7 Jun 2019
Steel pipes tend to rust and sooner or later fail. To anticipate disasters, oil companies and others have developed computer models to foretell when replacement is necessary. However, if the models...
News - 15 Oct 2019
A new scanning transmission electron microscopy technique developed by scientists from the University of California, Irvine allows the electric charge density of materials to be visualized at...