Article - 5 Jul 2011
The study of fatigue and fracture processes is possible using nano-impact testing. The principle of the technique is described and examples also provided.
Article - 10 May 2007
Nanodynamics identify, develop and commercialize novel solutions to address global challenges faced primarily in the energy, environment and infrastructure markets. They already have commercialized...
Article - 12 Apr 2013
YSZ is an advanced ceramic with a wide range of applications, from thermal coatings to solid oxide fuel cells. It is available with a range of yttria concentrations, most commonly in the 3-10 mol%...
News - 6 Oct 2010
Measuring a fuel cell's overall performance is relatively easy, but measuring its components individually as they work together is a challenge. That's because one of the best experimental techniques...
News - 23 Jun 2011
A Georgia Tech-led research team has developed a self-cleaning method utilizing barium oxide nanoparticles. The method will enable coal gas to power solid oxide fuel cells directly at low...
News - 7 Oct 2008
A team of scientists from the Universidad
Complutense de Madrid (UCM) has designed a material with such high ion conductivity
that it allows the use of hydrogen as a clean fuel. The research...
News - 16 Jun 2009
assistant professor in materials science and engineering and in mechanical engineering at Virginia Tech Professor Recognised for Thermoelectric Materials Research and devices.
Jeremiah T. Abiade,...
Article - 25 Jun 2012
Fuel cells already have a stronghold in a growing corner of the energy market. Advances in nanotechnology are speeding up that growth by making fuel cells cheaper, smaller, more efficient and...
Article - 19 Oct 2011
With co-locataed instruments, researchers can study samples using Raman and SPM techniques providing detailed information about nanoscale properties and composition. TERS promises to push the...
Article - 9 Jan 2011
Nanostructured materials already play important roles in our everyday lives. From sun blockers to anti-scratching paintings, nanomaterials are revolutionizing how we see materials, improving their...