News - 22 Feb 2007
The Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Mr. Micheál Martin, TD announced the commencement of construction of Ireland’s first purpose-built nanoscience research institute, The...
News - 6 Feb 2007
A novel approach to synthesizing nanowires (NWs) allows their direct integration with microelectronic systems for the first time, as well as their ability to act as highly sensitive biomolecule...
Article - 13 May 2011
This article examines the features and applications of Gold Nanorods (AuNP-Rod: Aspect Ratio: 3-3.5) (CTAB) including the physical and chemical properties.
Article - 17 Nov 2010
Pores or vias with single-digit nanometer size are necessary for the realization of many applications. The applications often require the pores to have a high aspect ratio of 10 : 1 or more.
Wyatt Technology Corporation develops instrumentation, software and techniques for the characterization of macromolecules and nanoparticles, in solution, based on light scattering and related...
Article - 27 May 2010
SThM is an advanced Scanning Probe Microscopy technique that is useful for obtaining nanoscale thermal properties and topographical images.
Article - 18 Apr 2010
Dr Krassen Dimitrov and his colleagues at the Single Molecule Nanotechnology group is now working on new methods for electronic detection of nanobarcodes, which will offer higher resolution than...
Article - 13 Dec 2009
Professor Brad Nelson and his colleagues at The Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems have recently demonstrated three distinct types of microrobots of progressively smaller size that are...
Article - 6 Dec 2009
DNA is a truly amazing material. Mechanically, DNA can be rigid or flexible, tunable by its composition and length. Physically, DNA is very small - only 2 nanometer in diameter; yet its length is...
Article - 25 Jan 2009
This article examines the physical properties and applications of gold nanorods from Strem Chemicals