Article - 27 Aug 2005
Carbon nanotubes, also called Buckytubes, are cylinders made up of pure carbon molecules, whose unique properties make them very attractive to many different industries. A definition of carbon...
Article - 20 Sep 2021
Switching from traditional, non-renewable fuel to nanoparticle fuel could be the key to the aviation industry cutting their carbon dioxide emissions and finally reaching carbon neutrality.
Article - 2 Aug 2005
This article discusses how nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in fuel cells and energy storage/generation systems.
Article - 17 Feb 2021
The application of nanotechnology in green hydrogen production has increased the possibility of substituting fossil fuels with this sustainable form of energy.
Article - 5 Oct 2021
Research from Curtin University, Australia, has demonstrated a new method of catalyzing the reaction that splits water to produce hydrogen for clean energy using a game-changing electrocatalyst that...
Article - 20 May 2021
The transition into the use of hydrogen has challenges and the use of electrolysis to break down water into hydrogen and oxygen has limitations for mass use.
Article - 1 Dec 2010
Many exciting areas of nanotechnology research are converging on artificial photosynthesis. The connection between the health of our plant and the humans it sustains is now part of a growing field...
Article - 26 Oct 2009
Plasma is like a gas, but many of its atoms have been stripped of an electron or two. These positively charged atoms swim about in a crackling-hot sea of negatively charged loose electrons, making...
Article - 7 Mar 2017
Clathrates are complex structures consisting of polyhedral cages with large pores, where the guest molecules are housed. These clathrates with complex structures are known to be formed naturally, and...
Article - 21 Aug 2007
This article looks at fundamental and applied research on fuel cells and advanced batteries for electric propulsion, stationary power generation, and portable electronics. Because of their advanced...