News - 21 Apr 2008
Perfluorocarbons, a class of inert, oily polymers, have a proven track record in a variety of clinical uses, including in contrast-enhanced ultrasound imaging and in eye surgery to correct a detached...
News - 16 Apr 2008
Ford is leaving no particle unturned in the quest for fuel efficiency. Ford scientists are embracing the burgeoning fields of nanotechnology in developing paints, plastics, light metals and catalysts...
News - 20 Feb 2008
Two new technologies launched onboard a U.S. Naval Academy satellite called MidSTAR-1 have proven successful in their tests in space. One technology is a sensor that can check for harmful chemicals...
Article - 9 Jan 2020
Measurement of flow is a crucial parameter in many different processes, whether it is of a liquid or gas. It is important to ascertain that the right fluid is at the right place at the right time in...
Article - 18 May 2019
In the average car, friction occurs between the moving parts of the engine and within the gearbox. This wastes about 15% of the fuel used by the vehicle, amounting to millions of tons of fossil fuel...
News - 14 Aug 2007
The Department of Energy’s domestic FreedomCAR and Fuels presidential initiative has now gone global, and researchers at Sandia National Laboratories are playing a key role in that worldwide...
News - 1 Aug 2007
After binding DNA segments to tiny iron-containing spheres called nanoparticles, researchers have used magnetic fields to direct the nanoparticles into arterial muscle cells, where the DNA could have...
News - 3 Jul 2007
Industrial Nanotech, Inc., an emerging global leader in nanotechnology, announced today important updates to a number of ongoing projects. “As Industrial Nanotech enters the third quarter of...
News - 21 Feb 2007
Using corncob waste as a starting material, researchers have created carbon briquettes with complex nanopores capable of storing natural gas at an unprecedented density of 180 times their own volume...
Article - 25 Jun 2013
Lithuania, an Eastern European country located between Latvia and Russia, encompasses an area of 65,300 km2. As of July 2012, it has a population of 3,525,761.