News - 28 Apr 2020
As demand for higher-efficiency and smaller electronics grows, so does demand for a new generation of materials that can be printed at ever smaller dimensions. Such materials are critical to national...
News - 18 Nov 2019
According to a new study, treated wastewater contains titanium and silver nanoparticles that may have adverse impacts on crustaceans, algae, and cells of fish gills, and these impacts appear to be...
News - 28 Oct 2019
The 3rd Annual Postnova Analytics Field Flow Fractionation (FFF) User Meeting was recently held on October 4, 2019 in Boston, MA (USA).
Attended by over 30 delegates the meeting featured...
News - 2 Oct 2019
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New research has demonstrated that nanoparticles can be used to generate valuable raw materials from carbon dioxide. An international team of...
News - 16 Aug 2019
Most consumers may not be aware of the presence of nanoparticles, but these tiny molecules play an important role in modern life.
Nanoparticles fight microorganisms on bandages, prevent...
News - 13 Feb 2019
Hyperbolic metamaterials are structures created artificially by depositing alternating thin layers of a conductor such as graphene or silver onto a substrate. One of their distinct abilities is aiding...
News - 29 Jan 2019
When a metal nanoparticle is illuminated, light is reflected back which usually has a different color. That is a fact, but why it does so has become a debatable topic.
In a recent paper...
News - 4 Jan 2019
Researchers at the Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN)—a U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility at Brookhaven National Laboratory—have swathed a different kind of...
News - 20 Nov 2018
The invisible is made visible by the microscopes. Moreover, in comparison with the traditional light microscopes, transmission X-ray microscopes (TXM) can view through samples with considerably higher...
News - 25 Sep 2018
Researchers who develop optoelectronics — electronic devices with the ability to interact with light to carry out tasks — are highly intrigued by the potential of semiconducting or metallic materials...