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 - 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
Article - 13 Feb 2019
Textiles today are not just comfortable and stylish, but can also be smart. Known as electronic textiles, or e-textiles, these are fabrics into which electronic instrumentation is built.
Article - 11 Jul 2006
Within the fabric sector, branding of nanotechnology will be crucial to the incorporation of nanotechnology across the range of industries.
Article - 4 Jul 2017
The implementation of various devices into textiles has attracted a lot of attention and has led to the emergence of the smart textiles field. Most textile fibres are insulating materials, however,...