Article - 3 Aug 2006
Flexible functional materials, such as plastic electronics, have properties that silicon semiconductor technologies can't offer. Their flexible form means they can be used for displays and panels that...
Article - 12 Oct 2004
Controlling nanosensors and nanoparticles in smart textile and materials production could improve military body armour, weaponry, the human-machine interface and space products, while DNA practices...
Article - 10 Aug 2004
In an attempt to create nanocomposites incorporating carbon nanotubes and diamond, scientists at Argonne National Laboratory created nanotubes with graphitic wings. Posted July 16th, 2004
Article - 6 Nov 2003
The "nanohouse" project has been set up to demonstrate applications of nanotechnology and their interaction with conventional building materials. Posted September 29 2003
Article - 10 Dec 2004
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials. This article focuses on the categorisation of nanoparticles, fullerenes, dendrimers, nanowires, nanotubes, nanolayers and...
Article - 17 Jun 2004
Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
Article - 5 Apr 2004
CEA, STMicroelectronics and the R&D centre of France Telecom have announced the the creation of the Minatec Ideas Laboratory, a joint laboratory to study advances in micro and nano-technologies....
Article - 18 Nov 2003
Researchers at Harvard University have demonstrated for the first time that they can easily apply a film of tiny, high-performance silicon nanowires to glass and plastic. Posted November 6 2003
Article - 14 Nov 2003
Researchers have made a discovery about the formation of drops that could lead to new methods for making threads, wires and particles only a few nanometers wide. Posted November 13 2003
Article - 9 Jan 2004
NanoProducts Corporation has announced that its technology has been successfully demonstrated to significantly improve the performance of coatings. Posted Ocotber 18 2003