Article - 29 Jul 2005
This article discusses how organosols can be produced by reduction of metal salts or controlled complex decomposition.
News - 11 Jul 2019
Crystals can be seen in many everyday objects: ice cubes, snowflakes, gemstones, table salt, are a few examples. Not visible to the naked eye, but of special significance to researchers, are...
News - 22 Nov 2016
According to a recent UCL-led research, two-dimensional (2D) nanomaterials have been created by dissolving layered materials in liquids. The liquids can be used to apply the 2D nanomaterials across...
News - 9 Aug 2016
Moving a nanosatellite around in space takes only a tiny amount of thrust. Engineers from Michigan Technological University and the University of Maryland teamed up, put a nanoscale rocket under a...
News - 4 Aug 2014
In the same week that the U.S. surgeon general issued a 101-page report about the dangers of skin cancer, researchers at Montana State University published a paper breaking new ground on how DNA...
News - 21 Mar 2013
University of Oregon chemists say that ultra-thin films of nickel and iron oxides made through a solution synthesis process are promising catalysts to combine with semiconductors to make devices that...
News - 3 Sep 2010
Sugar, salt, alcohol and a little serendipity led a Northwestern University research team to discover a new class of nanostructures that could be used for gas storage and food and medical...
News - 4 Dec 2009
A team at The Scripps Research Institute has made major strides in solving a problem that has been plaguing chemists for many years: how best to break carbon-hydrogen bonds and then to create new...
News - 3 Sep 2009
Scientists have long known that molecules dance about as the temperature rises, but now researchers know the exact steps that water takes with a certain molecule. Results with small, electrically...
Article - 12 May 2005
The particle size measurement techniques transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and Photon Correlation Spectroscopy (PCS) are compared and contrasted. Factors affecting measurements are detailed and a...