Article - 29 Jun 2018
The field of DNA nanotechnology was invented by American nanotechnologist and crystallographer Nadrian C. Seeman – also known as Ned – in the early 1980s. Seeman realised that a three-dimensional...
Article - 21 Sep 2017
Recent advances in single-molecule thermoelectricity has isolated and identified different families of high-performance molecules.
Article - 1 Aug 2017
Low dimensional metallic nanostructures have seen a lot of recent attention, due to their potential across printed electronics, wearable electronics, catalysis and sensor applications.
Article - 15 Feb 2013
Boron nitride nanomesh is a novel inorganic two-dimensional material discovered at the University of Zurich, Switzerland in 2003.
Article - 8 Jan 2013
Nanomaterials could help to make water treatment plants more efficient and cheaper to run, as well as potentially making them easier to build in developing countries where the clean water supply is...
Article - 10 Aug 2006
In this article researchers have enabled nano-scale dispersion of immiscible polymers by blending with high-shear processing; the domain sizes of the dispersed polymer phase are over one order smaller...
Article - 21 Jul 2006
Factors such as the variances in shape, size, chemical composition, and surface area may influence human health.
Article - 14 Dec 2004
Nanotubes and novel materials (‘nanomaterials’) are likely to be used across many industries, including packaging, space travel, automobiles, fuel catalysts, textiles and construction.
Article - 10 Dec 2004
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials. This article focuses on the categorisation of nanoparticles, fullerenes, dendrimers, nanowires, nanotubes, nanolayers and...
News - 10 Sep 2009
A*STAR's Science and Engineering Research Council (SERC) awarded S$12.2m to fund 17 research projects in the areas of media + entertainment, medical technologies, education, water, infocomm,...