Article - 16 Aug 2007
Between the gas phase and the condensed phase of liquids and solids, lies an intermediate state of matter that is not quite one phase or the other. Called clusters, these small agglomerations of...
Article - 14 May 2007
This paper explores the types and structures of nanoparticles used in cancer treatment, nano-based drug delivery systems,.
Article - 13 Sep 2006
Quantum Dots (QDs) have unique optical and electronic properties that make them suitable for breakthrough treatments such as the detection and destruction of cancer cells.
Article - 19 Oct 2005
The research in this article highlights a widespread developing country engagement with nanotechnology research and development.
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Nanotechnology devices and methods are set to play an important role in the growth of ‘precision farming’. Agricultural applications for networks of wireless nanosensors, ‘smart dust’ and the USA’s...
Article - 12 Jun 2007
Nanopunk is an emerging subset of the speculative fiction genre of writing, movies and the performing arts that looks at a world where the theoretical promises made by nanotechnology are a reality –...
Article - 8 Apr 2005
Worldwide public funding of nanotechnology research projects has seen significant increases over the last few years. Japan and the USA lead the way in public funding, the setting up of research...
Article - 22 Aug 2007
A second generation of solar technology with either much greater conversion efficiency or lower materials cost is ready to come to the market. This technology, which includes thin films, organics,...
Article - 14 Nov 2006
Nanotechnology offers huge advances for the core competences in future automobile construction and are vital for maintaining competitiveness. The innovation NanoMobil is to make nanotechnology...
Article - 11 Sep 2005
Americans welcome new potential life-saving and enhancing applications promised by nanotechnology. They also voice concern over nanotechnology’s potential long-term human health and environmental...