Article - 2 Aug 2007
Carbon nanotubes are known for exhibiting unique mechanical, electrical and thermal properties, useful for a wide range of applications in materials. Their mechanical strength properties are deployed...
Article - 1 Aug 2007
Before carbon nanotubes, the best thermal conductor was diamond. But carbon nanotubes have a thermal conductivity that is twice that of diamond. Nanocyl carbon nanotubes have the intrinsic...
Article - 25 Jul 2007
Thomas Swan has a carbon nanomaterials business for the production of high-purity single and multi-wall carbon nanotubes which are sold under the Elicarb brand.
Article - 31 May 2007
One of the most pressing environmental issues facing modern society is that of global warming and the reduction of greenhouse gases in the environment. Nanotechnology can be applied to a number of...
Article - 8 Sep 2005
Accelrys® has delivered computational science and informatics software to diverse R&D organizations for over 20 years. They develop Computer Aided Nanodesign (CAN) solutions which enable scientists to...
Article - 11 Aug 2005
Radio frequency identification (RFid) tags are increasingly being used in electronic tagging, tracking and monitoring. Applications for RFid tags, benefits and drawbacks of using RFid tags, and...
Article - 29 Jul 2005
The various types of nanoparticulate transition metals are defined in this article.
Article - 28 Jul 2005
Some nanofood products are already on the market, with many more nanotech food projects currently at R&D stage. Estimates about the worldwide value of the nanofood market, statistics for the number of...
Article - 10 May 2005
Light scattering techniques are widely used for the characterization of solutions of polymers and macromolecules.
Article - 9 May 2005
The bulk properties of polymer solutions are sensitive to polymer concentration. The concentration defining the border between the dilute and semi-dilute regions is defined as C*, and is...