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...
News - 14 Aug 2014
In future, it will be possible to specifically equip carbon nanotubes with properties which they need for electronic applications, for example. Researchers at Empa in Dübendorf/Switzerland and...
News - 18 Feb 2013
When it comes to sticking power under wet conditions, marine mussels are hard to beat. They can adhere to virtually all inorganic and organic surfaces, sustaining their tenacious bonds in saltwater,...
News - 15 Jul 2015
Nano-electronics research center imec announced today at SEMICON West that it has demonstrated concept and feasibilityfor pore-sealing low-k dielectrics in advanced interconnects. The method, based on...
News - 10 Aug 2018
Researchers at Empa have worked together with collaborators from the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz and other partners to accomplish an advancement that could be applied for...
News - 5 Aug 2015
A team of researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital, Florida State University, and University of Massachusetts has developed a new design of microchip that can retrieve microfluidically attached...
News - 29 Jul 2015
Nearly four billion years ago, the earliest precursors of life on Earth emerged. First small, simple molecules, or monomers, banded together to form larger, more complex molecules, or polymers. Then...
News - 24 Feb 2014
Altatech, a subsidiary of Soitec, and Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres, have launched a collaborative...
Article - 2 Apr 2004
Carnegie Mellon University scientists have developed an attractive way to make discrete carbon nanoparticles for electrical components used in industry and research. Posted March 28 2004
News - 1 Jul 2015
NIBIB-supported researchers have created tiny gel particles that can perform the same essential functions as platelets. The particles could one day be used to control excessive bleeding following...