News - 21 Jul 2010
By swapping out one specific hydrogen atom for an isotope twice as heavy, researchers have increased the shelf life and detection ability of fluorescent probes that are essential to studying a variety...
News - 12 Feb 2009
Imagine unloading a pile of bricks onto the ground and watching the bricks assemble themselves into a level, straight wall in only a few minutes. While merely a fantasy for builders in the everyday...
Article - 4 May 2013
Propionamidinates, acetamidinates, and formamidinates are examples of metal amidinates.
News - 6 Oct 2017
Researchers at the Rice University have used individual nanoscale nuggets of aluminum, copper, gold, silver and similar metals—with the ability to tap energy of light and use it for various...
News - 10 Jul 2014
Using high-brilliance X-rays, researchers track the process that fuel cells use to produce electricity, knowledge that will help make large-scale alternative energy power systems more practical and...
News - 19 Sep 2013
The quest to harness hydrogen as the clean-burning fuel of the future demands the perfect catalysts—nanoscale machines that enhance chemical reactions. Scientists must tweak atomic structures to...
News - 4 Feb 2010
Subtle electronic differences between metals in the periodic table can lead to radical changes in chemical reactivity. Now, a research team led by Zhaomin Hou from the RIKEN Advanced Science...
News - 28 Aug 2007
Sandia researchers have spent a good deal of time in recent years examining the viability of hydrogen storage materials through the Department of Energy (DOE) Metal Hydride Center of Excellence (which...
Empower Materials Inc. produces the QPACR line of carbon dioxide-based polymers used for improving manufacturing technologies. Empower Materials Inc. was founded in 1991 as PAC Polymers Inc. and...
Article - 21 Jul 2006
The potential effects of nanotechnologies on food chains & the environment can happen naturally but are continuously being produced for medical & industrial applications.