News - 16 Sep 2016
A new approach for crafting one-dimensional nanorods from a variety of precursor materials has been developed by materials scientists. The system, based on a cellulose backbone, depends on the growth...
News - 22 May 2015
Sandia National Laboratories researchers have made the first measurements of thermoelectric behavior by a nanoporous metal-organic framework (MOF), a development that could lead to an entirely new...
News - 19 Sep 2014
Mark C. Hersam, a Northwestern University materials engineer who teaches the innovators of tomorrow and works across scientific boundaries to create new materials for use in electronics, solar cells...
News - 14 Feb 2013
Supercapacitors are a curiously neglected aspect of electronics and electrical engineering with a multi-billion dollar market rapidly emerging. Supercapacitors, sometimes called ultracapacitors, are...
News - 29 Oct 2010
Noble metals such as platinum and palladium are becoming increasingly important because of growth in environmentally friendly applications such as fuel cells and pollution control catalysts.
News - 26 Oct 2010
Israeli scientists are making significant contributions to the advance of nano-technology, discovering and developing some of the most important breakthroughs.
Israeli high-tech has done some big...
News - 7 Oct 2009
The Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation at MIT today announced it is awarding $600,000 in grants to eight MIT research teams currently working on early-stage technologies. These projects...
News - 30 Jul 2009
Conference will focus on the latest advances in nanostructured materials and systems with applications in biomedicine, chemical synthesis, energy generation and photonics
The Institute of...
Article - 22 Apr 2020
Different flame-retardant nanotechnologies and materials have been developed to help deal with the global need to improve fire safety measures.
Article - 23 Apr 2018
There are various methods in making CNTs and fullerenes. The first time scientists have observed fullerenes was after vaporizing graphite with a short-pulse, high-powered laser. Yet, this method is...