Article - 6 Nov 2003
Penn State electrical engineers say that adding buckyballs or carbon nanotubes to nematic liquid crystals changes their properties and makes them low-cost alternatives for holographic and image...
Article - 5 Nov 2003
Scientists from Columbia University, IBM and the University of New Orleans have assembled a new, three-dimensional designer material from two different types of material. Posted June 25 2003
Article - 23 Oct 2003
IBM and Nion have developed technology that extends the reach of electron microscopes. Using magnetic lenses and computers they have reduced the electron beam size to allow imaging of features not...
Article - 26 May 2005
Photonic crystals are optical materials with periodic changes in the dielectric constant on a length scale comparable to optical wavelengths. Dimensional types of photonic crystals, parallelism,...
Article - 1 Mar 2007
For the purpose of this article, most current nanomaterials could be organized into four types: Carbon Based Materials, Metal Based Materials, Dendrimers and Composites
Article - 30 Aug 2006
Is nanoutopia hype, a super hype, a dream or a viable possibility? As evidence shows, it is the transformation of a dream to reality. The emerging field of nanoscale science engineering and technology...
Article - 4 Aug 2006
Aimed at entrepreneurs and leaders from industry, academia and government, CPI services focus on bridging the gap between scientific and commercial innovation. CPI help clients to surmount their...
Article - 27 Aug 2005
Carbon nanotubes, also called Buckytubes, are cylinders made up of pure carbon molecules, whose unique properties make them very attractive to many different industries. A definition of carbon...
Article - 27 Apr 2005
Electron Beam Lithography (EBL) is a special technique for making the very fine patterns that are needed by the electronics sector for integrated circuits. EBL resists (Negative Tone and Positive...
Article - 24 Jan 2005
Nanostructured optoelectronic components have many potential uses in space applications. With special focus on optical communications, this article looks at how laser terminals, quantum dot lasers,...