Article - 5 Nov 2003
Collaboration between Australian and US scientists has resulted in the development of a nanocomposite membrane with selective capabilities. It is able to allow larger molecules through more easily...
Article - 8 Jun 2004
Oregon's first signature research centre, the Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnologies Institute (ONAMI), opened its headquarters today. Onami is a collaboration that includes academic researchers,...
Article - 4 May 2004
Lou Schnur, a major shareholder of Altair Nanotechnologies, today called on Altair's directors to instruct management to immediately sell or mothball its chronically unprofitable mining operations and...
Article - 1 Apr 2004
CSIRO research has found unusual properties in ilmenite sand from the Murray Basin that could be harnessed to remove heavy metal and radioactive pollution from mine drainage, industrial waste streams,...
Article - 8 Mar 2004
University of Tokyo researchers have used a bacterial protein to encase cadmium sulfite nanoparticles. Posted June 5 2003
Article - 14 Nov 2003
Researchers at the University of Missouri-Rolla are using nano-sized glass microspheres to trace explosives back to their manufacturers and help law enforcement authorities thwart terrorists. Posted...
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 - 16 Feb 2021
Nanotechnology-based surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy is being used in the oil industry to better identify and analyze the chemicals it uses to treat oil. The new technology crucially enables...
Article - 6 Oct 2020
The recent lab-test demonstration from the University of Houston of an inexpensive and non-toxic nanofluid, made up of sodium, can efficiently recover 80% of high viscosity oil from reservoirs. This...
Article - 16 Jan 2020
A borehole is a narrow shaft drilled into the ground, either vertically or horizontally. It is constructed for different purposes, such as the extraction of water, petroleum, and gases, etc.