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...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Advances in medical nanotechnology are likely to be used in biomedical applications for space projects. This article looks at medical diagnostics, biochips, lab on a chip systems, medical sensors,...
Article - 24 May 2007
Nanotechnology is making inroads in drugs, medicines and drug delivery systems. This article examines how nanotechnology and nanoparticles are promising to change the way various medicines are...
Article - 27 Sep 2006
Several lithographic techniques are used for patterning in the nanoscale region. This article examines nanoimprint lithography (NIL), an emerging process that can produce sub-10nm features