Article - 1 Aug 2005
This article discusses how nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the defense and security industries.
Article - 27 Jun 2005
The area of nanocomposites comprises the nanomaterials and processing methods that are used to disperse nanoparticles in ceramics, metals or plastics. Different types of nanocomposites, framework...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Nanomaterials and nanotechnology techniques offer ways of improving the quality of sensors. Looked at here are gas sensors, Schottky diodes, resistive sensors, electrochemical sensors, electrochemical...
Article - 28 Jun 2005
Applying nanotechnology methods in the area of materials can result in the creation of novel materials with new, unique and exciting properties. The classification and composition of nanomaterials,...
Article - 1 Mar 2007
For the purpose of this article, most current nanomaterials could be organized into four types: Carbon Based Materials, Metal Based Materials, Dendrimers and Composites
Article - 24 Jan 2005
Nanostructured optoelectronic components have many potential uses in space applications. With special focus on optical communications, this article looks at how laser terminals, quantum dot lasers,...
Article - 5 Mar 2020
A nanoparticle’s safety is often determined by its toxicity on the human body. Toxicity can be defined in several ways, and it is not only the toxicity of the nanoparticle that is important but also...
Article - 18 May 2018
A controlling share of the worldwide battery market is comprised of lithium batteries. Their popularity can be credited to lithium’s status as an outstanding anode material, boasting the highest...
Article - 1 Mar 2017
A team of Korean scientists have announced a selection of metal oxide sensors that can detect these gases faster than commercially available detectors; and potentially be used in a new line of...
Article - 26 May 2005
Scanning Capacitance Microscopes (SCM) and Scanning Probe Microscopes (SPM) can be used to study Metal Oxide Semiconductor (MOS) structures. This article looks at the fabrication of short and long...