Nanotechnology today is growing very rapidly and has infinite applications in
almost everything we do. The medicine we take, food we eat, chemicals we use,
car we drive and much much...
Article - 15 Dec 2006
Quantum dots are tiny nanocrystals that glow when stimulated by an external source such as ultraviolet (UV) light. How many atoms are included in the quantum dot determines their size and the size of...
Article - 17 Aug 2005
Characterisation and analysis tools let material scientists examine the behaviour and properties of materials at the nanoscale. Studying the effects of particle size on the fluoresence properties of...
News - 24 Nov 2014
University of Oregon and industry researchers have partnered together to identify imperfections and help improve nanomaterial quality. The improved nanomaterials could be used in the next-generation...
Article - 19 Dec 2006
Can nanotechnology overcome the cost burdens of solar cells and come up with a clean, green, highly efficient renewable electricity souce.
News - 4 Sep 2007
Under an electron microscope they look like dandelions. In the journal Angewandte Chemie, Xiao-Fang Shen and Xiu-Ping Yan explain their nanoscopic bouquets: They consist of spread-out bundles of...
News - 10 May 2012
Light-emitting diodes at infrared wavelengths are the magic behind such things as night vision and optical communications, including the fiber-optic backbone of the internet. Researchers at Cornell...
News - 10 Sep 2007
American Elements announced the formation of a new product group to manage the production, sales and marketing of its quantum dot nanopowder production facilities. The new division was spun off from...
News - 2 Nov 2010
Sue Carter, a professor of physics at the University of California, Santa Cruz, is pursuing a variety of strategies to develop cheaper and more efficient solar cells. She was awarded five new grants...
News - 30 Mar 2011
Takami Hino and his colleagues from the WPI Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics at the National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) in Japan have presented an analysis of new categories of nano...