Article - 31 Jan 2010
The definition of nanocomposite material has broadened significantly to encompass a large variety of systems such as one-dimensional, two-dimensional, three-dimensional and amorphous materials, made...
Article - 30 Sep 2004
Carbon Nanotechnologies has just been granted another U.S. Patent, this one for coated single-wall carbon nanotubes and ropes of single-wall carbon nanotubes. These nanoscale coatings may be polymeric...
Article - 10 Mar 2016
For a truly non-destructive characterization of nanostructures, small angle X-ray scattering (SAXS) is an ideal method, and it can be performed to compliment other methods, e.g. atomic force...
Article - 18 Feb 2013
High-quality synthetic graphene will be an expensive option for the near future - but graphene composites can allow engineers to reap the benefits of the "wonder material" much sooner and at a lower...
Article - 1 Apr 2011
The Bruker Thermal Analysis (VITA) enables nanoscale thermal analysis (nTA), which is a revolutionary technique that permits the estimation of local transition temperature at the material surface with...
Article - 23 Apr 2018
There are various methods in making CNTs and fullerenes. The first time scientists have observed fullerenes was after vaporizing graphite with a short-pulse, high-powered laser. Yet, this method is...
Article - 8 Mar 2013
Tim Ferland (Business Development Manager) and Aleksandr Rakitin (Applications Engineer) at ANF Technology Ltd. talk to AZoNano about alumina nanomaterial.
Article - 27 May 2008
This article looks at FAQ's about carbon nanotubes and their use in nanotechnology including how carbon nanotubes are made and their unique properties
Article - 23 Aug 2006
The vision for nano-assisted regenerative medicine is the development of cost-effective disease-modifying therapies that will allow for in-situ tissue regeneration.
Article - 29 Nov 2005
A floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition (FC-CVD) method was designed and used to fabricate carbon nanotubes, which were used to produce nanocomposites with rubber. The effects of the nanotube...