News - 24 Nov 2011
The University of Maryland (UMd) in partnership with a multi-institute team of scientists has developed an innovative alloy material through the combination of advanced material research and a very...
News - 18 Mar 2011
University of California, Riverside scientists have designed nanoscale-sized apparatus comprising iron oxide particles that react to an outside magnetic field, enhancing visual data being displayed....
Article - 5 Jun 2018
Iron is obtained from the primary ores hematite, magnetite, siderite and chamosite, among which the most abundant are hematite and magnetite.
News - 6 Feb 2007
Researchers at the University of California, Davis, have created a new type of nanoparticle that could be used in tests for medical diagnostics, environmental pollution, and contamination of food...
News - 2 Feb 2007
Nanoscale magnets in the form of iron-containing molecules might be used to improve the contrast between healthy and diseased tissue in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) - as long as the concentration...
Article - 7 Mar 2013
Nanoparticles can be designed for enhanced biological imaging, and can deliver cancer drugs to targeted locations within the body. The combination of these two functionalities into a single platform...
News - 22 Sep 2009
A research team at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) studying sugar-coated nanoparticles for use as a possible cancer therapy has uncovered a delicate balancing act that makes...
News - 31 Jan 2018
Cutting-edge research has shown that iron-platinum nanoparticles – a promising next-generation data storage material – respond to laser pulses by stretching and contracting, according to a...
News - 29 Apr 2009
Physicists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory have experimentally demonstrated that the superconductivity mechanism in the recently-discovered iron-arsenide superconductors is...
News - 6 Nov 2008
Highly magnetic nanoparticles, originally devised for biomedical purposes, soon will be tested against one of the most toxic substances known to man - spent nuclear fuel. The project - funded by a...