News - 22 May 2009
Ford designers and researchers are taking a total green approach to vehicle development and design, stepping beyond just fuel efficiency and what’s under the hood and incorporating more...
News - 8 Jan 2008
Scientists have used magnetic fields and tiny iron-bearing particles to drive healthy cells to targeted sites in blood vessels. The research, done in animals, may lead to a new method of delivering...
News - 14 Aug 2015
Microscopically, “nanomembrane” sheets made from nylon resemble a tangled web. The tiny iron oxide particles on the fiber surfaces can help clean toxic chemicals from water, but if the...
News - 22 Jul 2015
Many human-made pollutants in the environment resist degradation through natural processes, and disrupt hormonal and other systems in mammals and other animals. Removing these toxic materials —...
News - 30 Jul 2013
Fluorescent tetrapod nanocrystals could light the way to the future design of stronger polymer nanocomposites. A team of researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)’s Lawrence Berkeley...
News - 26 May 2010
Hailed as a "cross between a high-speed centrifuge and a cotton candy machine," bioengineers at Harvard have developed a new, practical technology for fabricating tiny nanofibers.
News - 17 Sep 2009
Ford researchers are taking a hard look at traditional, petrol-based plastics, turning to Mother Nature to help create composites that are durable, lightweight and better for the environment.
Article - 4 Jul 2017
The implementation of various devices into textiles has attracted a lot of attention and has led to the emergence of the smart textiles field. Most textile fibres are insulating materials, however,...
Article - 2 Jul 2013
China is located in Eastern Asia and covers a total area of 9,706,961 km2, making it the 4th largest country in the world.