Article - 7 Mar 2013
Industrial manufacturing is an important part of their economy with petroleum and transportation equipment being the largest manufacturing sectors.
Article - 5 Mar 2013
Today, there is an increased dependence on processed foods, due to a complex combination of trends in culture, technology and markets. Many researchers in the food industry are now looking for ways to...
Article - 17 Dec 2012
Solid lipid nanoparticles (SLNs) serve as an alternative carrier system for traditional colloidal carriers like polymeric microparticles, nanoparticles, liposomes and emulsions. SLNs act as a new...
Article - 25 Jul 2012
Nanoparticles in our consumer products will inevitably find their way into the environment. What effect will that have on ecosystems? Can we recover nanoparticles from waste streams?
Article - 2 Aug 2011
This "Thought Leader' article from Prof Luis M. Liz-Marzan discusses a novel and efficient method to coat CTAB-capped gold nanoparticles, opening up new avenues toward the fabrication of miniaturized...
Article - 9 Sep 2010
Nanotechnology is particularly relevant to both the utility and fabrication of self-healing materials. For example, as devices reach nanoscale dimensions, it becomes critical to establish means of...
Article - 16 Jul 2008
Particle Technology Labs is a premier service laboratory, dedicated to quality particle size and characterization. Services include Particle Size, Surface Area/Pore Size, Image Analysis,...
Article - 14 May 2007
This paper explores the types and structures of nanoparticles used in cancer treatment, nano-based drug delivery systems,.
Article - 24 Aug 2006
Materials scientists and engineers have made significant developments in the improvement of methods of synthesis of nanomaterial solids. A brief review is given in this article.
Article - 6 Apr 2005
Better control of particle size distribution will result in improved performance with catalysts. Deposition from water-in-oil microemulsions and from aqueous solutions are briefly described.