News - 18 Nov 2019
According to a new study, treated wastewater contains titanium and silver nanoparticles that may have adverse impacts on crustaceans, algae, and cells of fish gills, and these impacts appear to be...
News - 6 Nov 2019
Nanotechnology will play a crucial role in the future management of vessel corrosion and biofouling, according to a major maritime study.
Leading European scientists are today releasing details of...
News - 31 Oct 2019
At the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung in Mülheim an der Ruhr, chemists have identified a new method to synthesize a nanoparticle form of corundum by employing simple...
News - 16 Oct 2019
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Access to clean, safe drinking water is thought to be a basic human right. Yet, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), over...
News - 14 Oct 2019
UNSW researchers are using ‘wonder material’ graphene to generate sustainable energy in municipal wastewater treatment plants.
UNSW scientists that developed a graphene filter to...
News - 8 Oct 2019
There are as many as 1800 kinds of bacteria in the air we breathe, and while many of them are harmless relatives to more deadly pathogens and microbes, in certain environments airborne bacteria...
News - 16 Aug 2019
Most consumers may not be aware of the presence of nanoparticles, but these tiny molecules play an important role in modern life.
Nanoparticles fight microorganisms on bandages, prevent...
News - 9 Aug 2019
According to a new study, when two drugs with different properties are encapsulated into nanovesicles enclosed by antibodies, their delivery and efficacy can be considerably improved.
The study was...
News - 17 Jul 2019
The increasing emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and their resulting impact on air and water quality has become one of the major environmental concerns of our age, especially in...
News - 10 Jul 2019
Solar energy harvested by semiconductors—materials whose electrical resistance is in between that of regular metals and insulators—can trigger surface electrochemical reactions to generate...