News - 12 Dec 2007
Their day job is to keep trees upright. But now the forest's tiniest building blocks are on their way into fancy products for the future.
Imagine a packaging material that kills bacteria and...
Article - 2 Oct 2018
In this article, we look at the two types of composites, nano-polymer clays and glass fibers, their properties and the applications that they are used in.
Article - 16 Dec 2003
BABOLAT have introduced carbon nanotubes to some of their tennis racquets. Posted September 2002
News - 18 Sep 2012
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a $999,990 Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant to Applied Nanotech for the development of ultra-light hydrogen fuel tanks utilizing...
News - 26 Feb 2010
Nanocyl announced today it has reached an agreement with 3B-Fibreglass for the joint development of innovative CNT glass fibres for the growing thermoplastic and structural composite markets.
Article - 29 Nov 2005
A floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition (FC-CVD) method was designed and used to fabricate carbon nanotubes, which were used to produce nanocomposites with rubber. The effects of the nanotube...
News - 21 Nov 2007
There is nothing new about combining two materials to make a composite material with more desirable properties than the originals. Fibreglass has been a mainstay of the marine industry for decades and...
News - 31 Aug 2018
The world’s lightest mechanical chronograph watch was launched in Geneva, Switzerland in January 2017, highlighting ground-breaking composite development by using graphene. Recently, the...
News - 3 Aug 2018
Scientists from the Rice University have discovered that the toughness of fracture-resistant “rebar graphene” is more than twice as that of pristine graphene.
Graphene is a sheet of...
News - 12 Jan 2018
According to a Rice University researcher, a little hBN in ceramics could give them exceptional properties.
Rouzbeh Shahsavari, an Assistant Professor of civil and environmental engineering,...