Article - 17 Dec 2003
InMat LLC has announced the first commercial application of its patented Air D-Fense Barrier Coatings in Wilson Racquet Sports DoubleCore premium ball. Posted May 29 2001
News - 13 Jul 2010
HZB researchers observe atomic processes while doping semicon-ductor materials Fullerene and graphene, two forms of carbon only recently discovered, have been stimulating the imaginations of...
News - 19 Mar 2009
If you're of a certain age, you'll remember Buckminster Fuller's distinctive "geodesic domes" - soccer-ball-shaped structures that the late futurist envisioned as ideal human...
News - 9 Jun 2010
Since their discovery in the mid 1980s, fullerenes have caused a sensation. The tiny hollow spheres made of 60 carbon atoms, constructed out of pentagons and hexagons like miniature soccer balls, have...
News - 19 Feb 2010
FAU to Present 2010 Nobel Laureate Lecture with Professor Sir Harold "Harry" Kroto. Kroto received the 1996 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his co-discovery of C60, a pure form of carbon and...
News - 3 Jul 2007
Imagine a mechanical Pelé or David Beckham six times smaller than an amoeba playing with a “soccer ball” no wider than a human hair on a field that can fit on a grain of rice. Purely...
Article - 7 Nov 2003
A joint team from the University of Toronto and Carleton University has used buckyballs to create a new material for processing information using light. Posted September 15 2003
News - 27 Oct 2010
Scientists have been working on organic solar cells for about a decade. Their manufacture is environmentally friendly and they can be applied to all kinds of materials, such as plastic film, for...
News - 30 Apr 2009
The discovery of a soccer-ball-shaped molecule made of 60 carbon atoms was a minor revolution in chemistry: Fullerenes are spherical, highly symmetrical molecules made of carbon atoms, and are the...
News - 9 Jul 2007
MEMSCAP, the leading provider of innovative solutions based on MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems) technology, announced today it is the breeding ground for the future champion of the Robocup...