Article - 26 Jul 2005
Nanotechnology is set to play an important role in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors for humans and animals. How nanoparticles, microfluidic devices, biochips, nanoshells, nanocapsules,...
Article - 4 Jan 2007
Green groups are concerned that nanotechnology may unleash a slew of health, safety and environmental disasters. Scientists are optimistic that nanotechnology holds the key to a range of new...
Article - 27 Apr 2005
Scanning Probe Microscopy (SPM) is a powerful tool used to study surfaces and surface properties at nanometre resolution. Different operating modes for Scanning Tunneling Microscopes (STM) and Atomic...
Article - 24 Aug 2006
Materials scientists and engineers have made significant developments in the improvement of methods of synthesis of nanomaterial solids. A brief review is given in this article.
Article - 22 Jan 2007
In addition to lithographic techniques like photolithography and electron beam lithography used commonly in producing nanotechnology related devices, a rapidly emerging technique is soft lithography.
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 - 9 Mar 2005
Energy conversion efficiency rates of solar cells could be improved by the application of nanomaterials and nanotechnologies. On top of looking at materials systems and techniques for improving solar...
Article - 17 Aug 2007
Metamaterials are artificially engineered materials that have highly desirable extraordinary properties that don't occur in nature. Metamaterials are custom designed from computer models and built...
Article - 1 Aug 2007
Nanocyl is a manufacturer of specialty and industrial carbon nanotubes, active in the nanotechnology. Nanocyl scientists and engineers continue to develop high quality grades of carbon nanotubes for...
Article - 16 Jul 2007
This article examines the base science behind the nanotechnology phenomenon including the origins of nanotechnology, the properties of nanoscale materials and how to explain these unusual properties.