Metamaterials are nanoscale structures that have been engineered to exhibit properties not found in nature. These extraordinary substances herald a revolution in the field of materials technology that...
Article - 1 Jul 2006
Scientific and commercial interest in the manufacture of nanostructured materials has greatly increased since the discovery of their importance for numerous applications. Degussa now occupies a...
Article - 1 Jul 2006
Coatings on glass or plastics containing AdNano® ITO are highly transparent and feature electrical conductivity, antistatic properties and IR absorption. These properties are additionally complimented...
News - 19 Mar 2015
NC State University researchers have perfected a method of coating gold nanorods using silica shells. This technique is capable of producing nanorods on a large scale without imparting remarkable...
News - 19 Aug 2010
Harnessing darkness for practical use, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a laser power detector coated with the world's darkest material‑a...
News - 5 May 2009
The U.S. military can now calibrate high-power laser systems, such as those
intended to defuse unexploded mines, more quickly and easily thanks to a novel
nanotube-coated power measurement...
News - 26 Oct 2007
Materials, Inc., a provider of nanotechnology-based products,
today announced a new line of nanotechnology-based non-reflective,
optically black coatings. The new coatings will be used, in...
News - 18 Aug 2010
Harnessing darkness for practical use, researchers at the National
Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a laser power
detector coated with the world's darkest material-a...
News - 14 Nov 2011
Engineers at NASA have developed a black material, which can absorb over 99% of the UV, visible, IR, and far-IR light that falls on it. The NASA team at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt,...
News - 21 Jul 2011
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) researchers have revealed that thick arrays of very long carbon nanotubes have absorption capabilities at long wavelengths, which can be used to...