News - 21 May 2014
Problems with overheating mobile phones could be reduced significantly thanks to a plastic being developed by Loughborough University scientists.
The new plastic, unlike the ones currently used in...
News - 22 Apr 2014
Inspired by the fist-like club of a mantis shrimp, a team of researchers led by University of California, Riverside, in collaboration with University of Southern California and Purdue University, have...
News - 12 Feb 2014
There is a wide range of metal fasteners commonly available for standard applications, but supposing your application is at very high temperatures or in a highly corrosive environment. Sometimes the...
News - 21 Nov 2012
Nanofibers — strands of material only a couple hundred nanometers in diameter — have a huge range of possible applications: scaffolds for bioengineered organs, ultrafine air and water...
Article - 30 Apr 2021
This article presents five different wood security door options.
Article - 29 Sep 2020
School security is a key growth market for developers and manufacturers of bulletproof products across the US.
Article - 23 May 2018
When chemists want to find out what molecules are in a sample and the bonds between them, they might use Raman spectroscopy. The technique utilises laser light to observe changes in the vibrational,...
Article - 24 Nov 2017
Various synthetic materials including metals, ceramics and ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) have found some success when used as replacement materials for human cartilage.
Article - 4 Jul 2017
Researchers at the University of Yanshan University’s State Key Laboratory of Metastable Material Science and Technology have developed a light weight, ultra-strong and elastic carbon (C) material...
News - 1 Oct 2008
With state-of-the-art single-wall carbon nanotube manufacturing and processing equipment as a backdrop, Norman-based SouthWest NanoTechnologies Inc. (SWeNT) welcomed nearly 200 guests to celebrate the...