Article - 21 Aug 2009
Nanotechnology is technology distinguished primarily by the scale at which it acts: one billionth of a metre, or one ten-thousandth the width of a human hair. In the simplest terms, nanotechnology is...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Specially prepared crystalline semiconductors that emit different colours of light when illuminated by lasers allow scientists to watch the inner workings of a living cell. The process consists of...
Article - 8 Apr 2005
Worldwide public funding of nanotechnology research projects has seen significant increases over the last few years. Japan and the USA lead the way in public funding, the setting up of research...
Article - 9 Mar 2005
Due to their unique properties, carbon nanotubes can be used for many space industry applications, such as sensors, thermal control, spacecraft, electronics and biomedicine. Also looked at here are...
Article - 4 Mar 2005
UCLA scientists have developed and built a plastic, non-volatile memory device using solution processing. This new device is made by combining gold nanoparticles with polysterene, and has great...
Article - 23 Apr 2018
This article, related to the properties, synthesis, and applications of graphene, is meant to provide a broad understanding of these topics for both researchers and non-researchers alike.
Article - 21 Apr 2008
This article examines the AEROTRAK™ 9000 Nanoparticle Aerosol Monitor. It indicates the surface area of nanoparticle aerosols that deposit in the lung, corresponding to the ICRP lung deposition curves...
Article - 27 Sep 2007
The LabX.com online mega-marketplace was established to provide a forum where buyers and sellers of new, used, surplus, and refurbished scientific and laboratory equipment could find items, negotiate...
Article - 15 Aug 2005
‘Converging Technology’ is viewed as the integration of nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology and cognitive science. This article gives an overview of the subject, and considers the...
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.