News - 21 Aug 2009
One of the harshest critics of industry on the issue of nanomaterial safety – the Environmental Working Group (EWG), a US-based NGO that works to expose threats to health and the environment -...
Article - 7 Aug 2019
Nanoparticles differ from their elemental bulk versions and often show unexpected yet promising properties, making them of great scientific interest.
News - 20 Jun 2018
An innovative method for harnessing the capacity of a kind of spontaneously oxidizing MXene thin films, for developing nanocomposites with the ability to sense light as well as the environment, has...
News - 14 Sep 2016
A method that helps to integrate reduced graphene oxide (rGO), graphene oxide (GO) and graphene onto silicon substrates at room temperature using nanosecond pulsed laser annealing has been...
News - 4 Aug 2015
Loads of cosmetics like sunscreen lotions contain titanium dioxide. These nanoparticles are contentious. Experts suspect they may have harmful effects on people and the environment. But it is...
News - 13 Jan 2015
An ultra-thin nanomaterial is at the heart of a major breakthrough by Waterloo scientists who are in a global race to invent a cheaper, lighter and more powerful rechargeable battery for electric...
News - 17 Dec 2012
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Global Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials Industry: Stage of Development, Global Activity and Market Opportunities" report to their...
News - 17 Jan 2011
Researchers at CNRS and Université Paris-Sud 11 have succeeded in creating a conductive layer on the surface of strontium titanate (SrTiO3), a transparent insulating material considered to be...
News - 24 Nov 2008
You never know where basic research may lead. For decades materials scientists have been experimenting with a corkscrew-like polymer structure called a gyroid. Now an international team of researchers...
Article - 12 Apr 2018
This article is on the applications of nanotechnology in transportation. Nanomaterials exhibit different chemical & physical properties, such as size distribution, surface area to volume ratio,...