Article - 27 Jun 2005
The area of nanocomposites comprises the nanomaterials and processing methods that are used to disperse nanoparticles in ceramics, metals or plastics. Different types of nanocomposites, framework...
Article - 28 Sep 2004
Researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have moved a step closer to being able to channel light using nanoribbons and nanowires. Posted September 1 2004
Article - 10 Aug 2004
In an attempt to create nanocomposites incorporating carbon nanotubes and diamond, scientists at Argonne National Laboratory created nanotubes with graphitic wings. Posted July 16th, 2004
Article - 24 Mar 2004
Researchers at Argonne have figured out the basics of using electrochemistry to control the architecture of nanocrystals. Posted March 17 2004
Article - 4 Dec 2003
Researchers from the University of Bristol, Vanderbilt University, and the University of Maryland have found a way to make shaped metal structures on a nanoscale by coating other tiny items. Posted...
Article - 26 Nov 2003
Scientists have harnessed the power of DNA to create a self-assembling nanoscale transistor. The research is a crucial step in the development of nanoscale devices, and is viewed as a major step...
Article - 25 Nov 2004
The team of researchers managed to achieve this breakthrough in III-V semiconductor construction by using a ‘bottom-up’ approach in the production process, rather than the conventional method of...
Article - 14 May 2007
This paper explores the types and structures of nanoparticles used in cancer treatment, nano-based drug delivery systems,.
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 - 2 Aug 2005
This article discusses how nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in fuel cells and energy storage/generation systems.