News - 7 Apr 2014
A combined computational and experimental study of self-assembled silver-based structures known as superlattices has revealed an unusual and unexpected behavior: arrays of gear-like molecular-scale...
Article - 13 Oct 2006
Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, or MEMS, are simply extremely small machines or electronic devices.
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
Testing of the world’s first commercial solid lubricant made using nanomaterials has found the oil to be non-toxic. The lubricant is based on nanospheres and nanotubes of inorganic compounds, whose...
News - 15 Mar 2013
Aerotherm by Aerogel Technologies Corp brings a new thermal insulation Nanotechnology to the outdoor industry’s Footwear, Apparel and Gear products.
In 2013-14 leading outdoor brands have...
News - 18 May 2021
Gears and mechanical transmissions are at home in the Emilia-Romagna region, the Motor Valley of northern Italy.
A team of researchers from the University of Bologna and the Institute for Organic...
News - 21 May 2019
Scientists first described the new features of dielectric nanoparticles’ optical response using improved method for electromagnetic field analysis that can take into account more complex...
News - 18 Jul 2014
Nearly all electronics require devices called oscillators that create precise frequencies—frequencies used to keep time in wristwatches or to transmit reliable signals to radios.
News - 10 Jan 2008
ApNano Materials, Inc., a provider of nanotechnology-based products, today announced that recent tests conducted at its customers labs have shown that when added to a regular oil, NanoLub, the...
News - 21 Aug 2017
In arctic conditions, soldiering is extremely hard. Protective clothing can be heavy and can result in overheating and sweating upon exertion. In spite of wearing such gear, hands and feet can grow...