Article - 2 Jan 2004
The Defense Materials and Stores Research & Development Establishment (DMSRDE) in Kanpur has made a breakthrough in carbonaceous absorbents for used in devices to protection against nuclear,...
Article - 13 Dec 2004
Public funding for nanotechnology is strongest in the US, although the Japanese government also invests large sums in this area. Government funding in other global regions is also described,...
Article - 4 Aug 2004
Centro de Fisica Aplicada y Tecnologia Avanzada is involved in the basic research and technological development of ceramic, polymeric, metallic and hybrid nanoparticles, as well as the design of novel...
Article - 8 Dec 2003
Scientists at the University of Durham have developed a superconductor which can withstand a magnetic field of almost 100 Tesla and shows promise for more efficient magnets for use in...
Article - 4 Mar 2004
Nanotechnology has a range of implications in the aerospace and defense industries. Areas that stand to benefit range from lighter, stronger aircraft materials, to functional, protective clothing...
Article - 29 Oct 2004
Current research in nanotechnology suggests that improved air and water filters, catalysts, photovoltaics, biomimicry and carbon nanotube fuel cells could be employed to aid the environment, save...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Specially prepared crystalline semiconductors that emit different colours of light when illuminated by lasers allow scientists to watch the inner workings of a living cell. The process consists of...
Article - 19 Nov 2003
The CSIRO have developed a magnetic lens for focussing high energy ions from particle accelerators in micrometre size targets for use in materials analysis. The machine built by the CSIRO has uses in...
Article - 4 Mar 2010
Over the last 10 years, diamond as a technological material has seen a renewed and increasing level of interest with genuine potential.
Article - 27 Feb 2017
While they have been identified, named and classified, not much is known about the heaviest, radioactive elements at the bottom of the periodic table.