Avantama is the worldwide leader in the tailor-made development and production of nanoparticles and dispersions. Avantama offers assistance in product or prototype development in the form of projects...
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...
News - 15 Dec 2009
Adding cerium oxide to phosphate glass rather than the commonly used silicate glass may make glasses that block ultraviolet light and have increased radiation damage resistance while remaining...
News - 13 Aug 2010
A little wax and soap can help build electrodes for cheaper lithium ion batteries, according to a study in August 11 issue of Nano Letters. The one-step method will allow battery developers to explore...
Article - 6 May 2005
The use of techniques such as Atomic Force Microscopy, Scanning Tunnelling Micrscopy and Ellipsometry have allowed the characterization of azurin molecules in air self-assembled on gold. Evidence also...
News - 26 Jul 2008
A fruitful collaboration between chemists and biologists has made it possible to identify the effects of a new class of molecules, polyoxometalates (1), primarily composed of metals and oxygen. These...
News - 16 Jul 2008
The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded nGimat a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I to develop electrode nanomaterials for high-performance Lithium-ion batteries that will be used...
Article - 23 Mar 2010
This article provides an introductory overview on the stabilization of nonmaterial by biological entities.
News - 15 Jun 2010
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ffb629/the_world_market_f) has announced the addition of the "The World Market for Metal Oxide Nanopowders" report to their...
News - 1 Apr 2008
Researchers in the Power Sources R&D group at Sandia National Laboratories have been driving nails into batteries, heating them to extreme temperatures, overcharging them, and putting them into...