From hybrid composites to microstructures that are visible only
through powerful microscopes, the inventive minds at 3M work with
a remarkable palette of advanced materials, creating...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
Article - 10 Jul 2006
Nanotechnology is expected to have a pervasive effect on the future of automotive products and manufacturing processes in the automotive industry. Broad areas within the automotive industry where...
News - 19 Nov 2014
Rice University scientists have invented a novel cathode that may make cheap, flexible dye-sensitized solar cells practical.
The Rice lab of materials scientist Jun Lou created the new cathode,...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in magnetic fluids and in magnetic media applications. Present and future industry applications, processing methods, separation techniques,...
News - 28 Nov 2012
A seamless graphene/nanotube hybrid created at Rice University may be the best electrode interface material possible for many energy storage and electronics applications.
Led by Rice chemist...
News - 28 Aug 2015
Researchers at the Universitat Jaume I have developed materials based on graphene that can catalyse reactions for the conversion and storage of energy.
The technology patented by the UJI...
Article - 21 Aug 2007
This article looks at fundamental and applied research on fuel cells and advanced batteries for electric propulsion, stationary power generation, and portable electronics. Because of their advanced...
News - 9 Sep 2015
Imagine creating artificial plants that make gasoline and natural gas using only sunlight. And imagine using those fuels to heat our homes or run our cars without adding any greenhouse gases to the...
News - 22 Sep 2009
Despite a global economic downturn, the market for nanointermediates -- intermediate products from coatings to display components enabled by nanomaterials -- will grow from $29 billion this year to...