Article - 28 Jul 2020
EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellow, Dr Ishara Dharmasena, speaks to AZoNano about their groundbreaking triboelectric nanogenerator (TENG) technology that has the potential to convert our movements into...
Article - 27 May 2020
Nanotechnology has brought improvement to the textile industry, as unique properties can be applied by textile engineers in the production of fabrics.
Article - 22 Apr 2020
Different flame-retardant nanotechnologies and materials have been developed to help deal with the global need to improve fire safety measures.
Article - 23 Jan 2020
The use of nanoparticles to enhance clothing is not a new development. Starting in the mid-2000s, many garment manufacturers began integrating silver nanoparticles with antimicrobial qualities into...
Article - 2 Dec 2019
Close analysis of the elemental composition of these particles is required to ensure safe and sustainable development of nanotechnology applications.
Article - 16 Oct 2019
Graphene is starting to emerge in many industrial sectors as an alternative - one area that has emerged in the last few years is the use of graphene as a lubricant.
Article - 7 Aug 2019
Nanoparticles differ from their elemental bulk versions and often show unexpected yet promising properties, making them of great scientific interest.
Article - 26 Feb 2019
On March 27, 2019, the Nanotechnology Industries Association (NIA) will hold their 8th Annual Symposium in Brussels.
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 - 4 Feb 2019
This article discusses using micropillar compression testing of fibers in air.