News - 11 Apr 2008
A new approach creates a dramatic improvement in cheap solar cells now being developed in laboratories.
By using a popcorn-ball design – tiny kernels clumped into much larger porous spheres...
News - 13 May 2014
In her PhD thesis, Silvia Larumbe-Abuin has developed nanostructures that assist in the process to decontaminate water. The nanostructures (particles of a microscopic size of between 1 and 100...
News - 23 Aug 2012
A novel self-charging power cell that has the ability to convert and store energy has been developed by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The hybrid generator-storage cell directly...
News - 30 May 2011
The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) has declared the use of sunscreens containing titanium dioxide and zinc oxide nanoparticles safe for protection from the sun's harmful ultraviolet...
News - 11 May 2010
The Buhler Group is making selected dispersions of inorganic nanoparti-cles accessible worldwide to materials science researchers through an exclusive distribution agreement with...
News - 24 Mar 2009
Researchers from the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will be presenting at this year's American Chemical Society 2009 Spring Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah. The...
News - 6 Sep 2008
For most of us, gold is only valuable if we possess it in large-sized pieces. However, the "bigger is better" rule isn't the case for those interested in exploiting gold's...
News - 4 Feb 2008
Proteins of photosynthetic bacteria can be used to generate photocurrent. Researchers from different countries are accommodating to their purposes proteins of photosynthesis system bacteria. They are...
News - 3 May 2007
Cheap source of energy
Engineers at Washington University in St. Louis have developed a unique photocatlytic cell that splits water to produce hydrogen and oxygen in water using sunlight and the...
Article - 4 May 2013
Metal alkoxides of copper, tantalum, vanadium, zirconium, titanium, hafnium, and aluminum have been explored as precursors to form oxide thin films.