News - 15 Aug 2008
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander has taken the first-ever image of a single particle of Mars' ubiquitous dust, using its atomic force microscope.
The particle -- shown at higher...
News - 2 Jul 2008
Specialised Imaging Ltd. has announced the availability of a new technical report* demonstrating the considerable utility of a simultaneous framing and streak camera system in visualising nanoscale...
News - 27 May 2008
Again FRITSCH was recognized with the Innovation Award: Already in 2007 the FRITSCH Planetary Ball Mill PULVERISETTE 7 premium line was successful in the nano technology category. This year the jury...
News - 4 Feb 2008
Researchers from St. Petersburg have designed and produced a device that enables to promptly and accurately identify the sizes of micro- and nano-particles. The laser ray illuminates the object in the...
News - 18 Jan 2008
Report Buyer, the online destination for business intelligence for major industry sectors, has now added a new report showing that the global market for nanoparticles in electronic, magnetic and...
News - 30 Nov 2007
The World Economic Forum today announced 39 visionary companies selected as Technology Pioneers 2008. SiGNa Chemistry has been selected as one of these Technology Pioneers. The Technology Pioneers...
News - 30 Nov 2007
Unidym, Inc., a majority-owned subsidiary of Arrowhead Research Corporation (Nasdaq:ARWR), announced today that Unidym's founder, Professor George Gruner, has been selected as a visionary...
News - 14 Nov 2007
Using an innovative device with microscopic chambers, researchers from four institutions, including Johns Hopkins, have gleaned important new information about how bacteria survive in hostile...
News - 5 Nov 2007
How big does a cluster of metal atoms actually have to be
before it starts acting like a metal: ductile, malleable and a
The emergence of metallic attributes, usually referred to as
News - 2 Nov 2007
A research team led by a University of Pennsylvania mechanical engineer has discovered that friction between two sliding bodies can be reduced at the molecular, or nanoscale, level by changing the...