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 - 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 - 6 May 2005
The use of techniques such as Atomic Force Microscopy, Scanning Tunnelling Micrscopy and Ellipsometry have allowed the characterization of azurin molecules in air self-assembled on gold. Evidence also...
Article - 17 Jul 2018
The challenge of a rapidly growing population combined with an unpredictable climate has further pushed researchers towards developing innovative technologies that can ensure human beings and animals...
Article - 21 Nov 2010
Novel delivery vehicles generated through nanotechnology is raising the exciting prospect for controlled and sustained drug delivery across the impenetrable skin barrier.
The Asylum Research Cypher™ AFMs are considered to be in a class of their own. Every design choice was guided to obtain an exceptional combination of highest resolution, integrated environmental...
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Today, finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.
Sergei V. Kalinin is currently a senior research staff member at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and co-theme leader for scanning probe microscopy at the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences at ORNL...
Article - 20 Sep 2012
Recent advances in nanotechnology have given rise to concerns over potential adverse environmental and health effects of nanomaterials. At the same time, nanotechnology has provided environmental...
Article - 16 Nov 2007
In this paper carbon nanotubes were investigated in the form of powder, grown on a Si substrate and as CNT sheets or mats, or bucky paper.