Article - 17 May 2006
Pristine carbon nanotubes are usually difficult to disperse into a liquid medium. Adding a functional group the nanotube surface makes this job easier.
Article - 29 Jul 2005
Technologies for producing metal nanopowders and metal nanopoarticles are described. Technologies include triorganohydroborate reduction, reduction of polyols, reduction of alcohols and the...
News - 5 Mar 2015
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued a new silver nanoparticle reference material to support researchers studying potential environmental, health and safety risks...
Article - 27 Aug 2018
Metallic nanoparticles are nanoparticles from a variety of different metals, the nanoscale size causes electron confinement in metal nanoparticles, which results in surface plasmon resonance....
Article - 14 Oct 2009
For their integration into a desired matrix, nanoparticles often require a surface treatment after or during their synthesis to make them compatible with the surrounding matrix material.
The multi-mode gas cluster ion source (GCIS) is designed to operate in both Arn+ cluster and Ar+ monatomic modes, making it suitable for sputter cleaning and depth profiling organic, inorganic and...
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For the last 46 years Kratos Analytical has provided state-of-the-art spectrometers for surface analysis and we are committed to continuing with development of leading technologies. As...
Article - 6 Dec 2013
Electrospinning is the key process used in the formation of nanofibers. The dissolution of the drugs in a polymer solution has to be performed using different solvents such as acids, alcohols, water,...
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 - 13 Jun 2016
The dramatic growth in production and increased utilization of engineered nanoparticles (ENPs) have become a reason for worry and uncertainty with regard to their introduction into the environment and...