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.
Article - 18 Jun 2013
Bulgaria, a Southeast European country located between Romania and Turkey, covers an area of 110,879 km2. As of 2014, its population is 7,226,291.
Article - 11 May 2013
West Virginia is situated in the Appalachian region of the Southern United States. The state spans a total area of 62,755 km2. As of 2012, it had a population of 1,855,413.
Article - 19 Mar 2013
Nanocomposites are found in a number of places and the use of nanoparticle-rich materials predates the understanding of nature of these materials. Nanoscale organo-clays have been used to control flow...
Article - 5 Feb 2013
Research instruments are affected by vibrations in many different ways. Vibrations can deteriorate image quality for imaging tools by blurring the image or generating jagged lines along the edges of...
Article - 4 Feb 2013
Acoustic noise can cause blurred images or saw-tooth patterns along feature edges for AFM and SPM. High performance acoustic enclosures provide a virtually airtight seal around the equipment to...
Article - 10 Jan 2013
The University of Nevada, with campuses in Las Vegas and Reno, is active in nanotechnology research, and a number of nanotech companies operate out of the area, covering application areas from...
Article - 12 Apr 2011
The light weight lithium ion batteries with their high energy density have become an integral part of almost all consumer electronic devices. They have much more potential and the PeakForce TUNA AFM...
Article - 6 Jun 2008
FAMARS is the Atomic Force Microscope from nanoSurf on board the Phoenix Mars Mission lander. The AFM is tasked with providing very detailed images of the soil surface and ice grains that are expected...