Article - 3 Jan 2008
This research looks at why materials get stronger as they get smaller. At the nanolevel they find a process called mechanical annealing comes into play that reduces the number of defects or...
Article - 16 May 2006
Since their discovery several methods have been used to produce single and multi walled nanotubes.
Article - 5 Oct 2018
Asylum Research has two AFM families, the Cypher TM and MFP-3DTM which can evaluate 3D textural and roughness characteristics quantitatively.
Article - 14 Nov 2007
A new promising material is molybdenum-sulfur-iodine nanowires. This article is a brief overview of atomic and electronic structure of molybdenum-sulfur-iodine molecular nanowires.
Article - 4 Apr 2017
Researchers from both University of Vermont and University of Pittsburgh recently discovered a super strong and stretchable silver, which can potentially open-up new possibilities for the development...
Article - 10 Dec 2019
This article discusses how 2D materials can be characterized using AFM.
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 - 17 Jul 2017
The need for efficient solar cells is becoming vital, particularly when they are one of the cheapest and easiest ways to generate clean energy.
Article - 17 Feb 2017
Researchers at Rice University’s Department of Chemistry have developed three-dimensional rebar graphene foam (3D rebar GF). The research group used multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) to reinforce...
Article - 26 May 2020
A novel technology makes possible an innovative metal-organic nanocomposite material that shines like metallic gold but can be machined and polished easily.