Article - 14 Apr 2005
How nanotechnologies might be used to help the world’s poor is a major feature of the current global debate regarding advances in nanotechnology. Discussion has focused on how best to foster...
Article - 14 Dec 2004
This article discusses a bottom-up approach to making nanotechnology products.
Article - 24 Sep 2015
Nanoscale materials, in the form of nanoparticles, are playing an important and growing role across a range of different applications and industries which seek to exploit the unique properties...
Article - 7 Jun 2010
Product engineering of micro and nano technology (MNT) devices differs substantially from product engineering in more traditional industries. The general approach is mostly bottom up, as it centres...
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 - 19 Dec 2006
Can nanotechnology overcome the cost burdens of solar cells and come up with a clean, green, highly efficient renewable electricity souce.
Article - 30 Aug 2006
Is nanoutopia hype, a super hype, a dream or a viable possibility? As evidence shows, it is the transformation of a dream to reality. The emerging field of nanoscale science engineering and technology...
Article - 16 Aug 2006
Manufacturing entire objects from pure silver metal or coating them with silver is prohibitively expensive for consumer items but research has found that impregnating other materials with silver...
Article - 20 Apr 2005
China is investing heavily in advancing nanotechnology and aims to establish a national information network to co-ordinate R&D activities between academia and industry. This article looks at the...
Article - 3 Mar 2005
With nanoparticles decreasing in size and their usage becoming more widespread, the importance of being able to accurately measure particle size distribution is also increasing. The capllary...