Article - 8 Apr 2013
Lanthanum oxide is insoluble in water, soluble in dilute acid, and highly hygroscopic. Lanthanum oxide nanoparticles have a high photoelectric conversion efficiency.
Article - 31 Mar 2013
Silicon nanotubes are tube-like nanoparticles which are made of silicon atoms. They are similar to carbon nanotubes and widely used in the semiconductor industry due to their exceptional...
Article - 15 Feb 2013
The separation of gas mixtures using nanoporous materials is an emerging field of research with many potential applications including fuel cells, batteries, gas sensors and gas purification.
Article - 30 Jul 2012
Photocatalytic nanoparticles can use the energy in sunlight to decompose molecules, from dirt molecules on glass surfaces to water molecules.
Article - 26 Oct 2009
Plasma is like a gas, but many of its atoms have been stripped of an electron or two. These positively charged atoms swim about in a crackling-hot sea of negatively charged loose electrons, making...
Article - 15 Jul 2008
More recently the the ACerS have rolled out a new web site offering more to members, including news and access to the well respected Journal of the American Ceramic Society and access to new phase...
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.
Rod Boswell is a Professor at the Australian National University and head of
the Space Plasma, Power and Propulsion group of the Plasma Research Laboratory.
He is active in the fields of...