Article - 20 Feb 2014
Electron backscattered diffraction (EBSD) has become a highly popular technique in micro-structural materials characterization.
Article - 17 Jul 2013
Chemistry researchers at Boston College, USA, and Nagoya University, Japan, have developed a material which has been dubbed a new allotrope of carbon - nanocarbons which resemble graphene in...
Article - 27 Nov 2012
Nanopollution is a growing issue - we are already releasing a large amount of nanomaterials into the environment, and we do not have a strong idea how many of them will impact human health. Research...
Article - 30 Nov 2010
Nanotechnologies redefine existing industries, and array them in new combinations: changes already underway include the merging of microelectronics and biotechnology, and of nanoelectronics and...
Article - 15 Mar 2010
Dye-sensitized solar cells have received considerable attention as a cost-effective alternative to conventional solar cells.
Article - 4 Nov 2009
One of the challenges in tissue engineering applications is to preserve cells normal physical activities on synthetic scaffolds and maintain tissue-specific function.
Article - 4 Aug 2010
As a result of the increasing demand for smaller optical devices, a field called nano-optics is quickly emerging.
Article - 13 Jul 2010
Mercury intrusion porosimetry is one of only a few analytical techniques that permits an analyst to acquire data over such a broad dynamic range.
Article - 29 Apr 2010
The NPVE combines extensive, flexible NanoPatterning capability with increasingly vital Visualization of signals generated by the patterning beam, bringing together a wealth of information which...
Article - 18 Jan 2006
Temperature-Programmed Desorption (TPD) is one of the most widely used and flexible techniques for characterizing the acid sites on oxide surfaces.