Innovations of Leningrad Institutes and Enterprises, Closed Joint Stock Company (ILIP CJSC) was founded in 1989.
Since 2002, ILIP has been working on the systemic development of carbon...
Article - 6 Feb 2007
This article looks at nanosensors, including a definition, applications and how both chemical and mechanical nanosensors work.
Article - 10 Jul 2007
Our current way of living places massive demands on the environment surrounding us. The demands are not just harmful for the environment itself, but also for us, the people living in it....
Article - 6 Oct 2005
Accelrys' DMol3 software has been used to investigate the nitrogen dioxide sensing abilities of SnO2 (tin dioxide) nanoribbons. This work is important in the development of chemical sensors.
Article - 20 May 2008
Spectroscopic ellipsometry is an optical measurement technique used to determine thin film thickness and optical constants simply and accurately. This article illustrates the ability of the technique...
Article - 19 Sep 2006
Nanowires are just like normal electrical wires other than the fact that they are extremely small. Nanowires can be made from a range of conducting and semiconducting materials like copper, silver,...
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Semiconducting oxide nanobelts (or nanoribbons) have unique properties which make them very appealing to manufacturers of sensors, transistors and other electronic devices.
Industry uses for...
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 - 9 Mar 2005
Nanomaterials and nanotechnology techniques are being used to improve the power density of batteries. Such improvements using thin films, deposition and thermal spray processes, carbon aerogels,...
News - 15 Mar 2017
Although they sound like a recent discovery, nanoparticles have been in use for centuries. For instance, the famous Lycurgus cup, crafted by 4th century Roman artisans, features dichroic glass,...