Article - 9 Mar 2004
Structural materials in aerospace and defence applications have been a key area of development for nanomaterials and nanotechnology. Factors such as improved materials performance, lighter weight,...
Article - 29 Aug 2006
Materials scientists and engineers have made significant improvements to the methods of synthesis of nanomaterial solids. A brief review of future trends in nanotechnology developments is given in...
Article - 25 May 2010
The creation of 3D micro-and nanoobjects with well-defined and reproducible functionalities remains a key challenge in nanotechnology.
Article - 19 Mar 2013
Nanocomposites are found in a number of places and the use of nanoparticle-rich materials predates the understanding of nature of these materials. Nanoscale organo-clays have been used to control flow...
Article - 2 Apr 2004
Tiny machines built as part of silicon chips have a need for lubrication the same as large machines such as automobile engines, but conventional lubricants, like oils, are too heavy for these micro...
Article - 18 Feb 2004
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created a better thermal insulator by controlling material structure at the nanoscale. Posted February 12 2004
Article - 30 Aug 2006
Is nanoutopia hype, a super hype, a dream or a viable possibility? As evidence shows, it is the transformation of a dream to reality. The emerging field of nanoscale science engineering and technology...
Article - 27 Feb 2017
While they have been identified, named and classified, not much is known about the heaviest, radioactive elements at the bottom of the periodic table.
Article - 21 Jul 2006
Several aerospace firms have programmes under way for the use of nanosized particles of aluminium or hafnium for rocket propulsion applications. The improved burn and the speed of ignition of such...
Article - 12 Oct 2012
AZoNano speaks to Lance Criscuolo, CEO of Zyvex Technologies about their materials and vessels, including the recently launched LRV-17 Long Range Vessel.