Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
Article - 13 May 2011
This article examines the features and applications of Platinum Nanoparticles (PtNP: 2-3 nm) including the physical and chemical properties supplied by Strem Chemicals.
Article - 27 Jul 2005
Nanomaterials have several potential applications in the automotive industry. These include exhaust catalysts, shock absorbers and coolants. These applications are explored others listed.
Article - 5 Apr 2005
Preparing metal nanoparticles by ultrasound offers gains such as rapid reaction rate and small particle formation. Also studied here is how atmospheric gases affect the size distribution of platinum...
News - 14 Sep 2017
A home pregnancy test is the most common test strip for diagnosis. Pregnant women have progressively increasing levels of the biomarker human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), which is easily traceable in...
News - 18 Sep 2015
Platinum is a great catalyst and can be used for many different applications. It's expensive stuff though, so tiny platinum nanoparticles sitting on cheap metal oxide materials are used to convert...
News - 3 Jul 2015
Researchers from Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Wisconsin-Madison have developed a new catalyst that could reduce the global reliance on limited, expensive and highly reactive...
News - 29 Jan 2015
Dr. Yossef Elabd, professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has developed two fuel cell vehicle platforms for both present day enhancements and...
News - 22 Jul 2014
Fuel cells are a promising, non-polluting way to power cars, but their platinum catalysts are so expensive that there’s no way current technology could be economically scaled up for widespread...
News - 26 Feb 2014
Physicists have found that platinum nanoparticles limit their size and organize into specific patterns when bonded to freestanding graphene.
While displaying this behavior, the bonded platinum...