Article - 5 Apr 2004
Researcher's at the Australian National University have created a new form of carbon nanoparticulate which they have called 'nanofoam'. Its most interesting property ius that it is magnetic. The way...
News - 6 Nov 2015
The performance of lithium ion batteries (LIBs) has been improved by using graphene nanofoam electrodes that have been treated with hydrogen. The hydrogen treatment results in hole-formation in the...
News - 18 Oct 2010
Bayer MaterialScience is working on the development of polyurethane nanofoams that could lead to a quantum leap in thermal insulation performance several years down the road. The company is focusing...
Article - 9 Nov 2017
To combat the challenges that Material Scientists often face in the development of metallic nanofoams, Researchers from the University of California Davis have developed a new method that eliminates...
News - 9 Apr 2013
Advances in tattoo sensors for health monitoring, on-chip optical networking, low-cost cancer diagnostics, video games designed to teach computer programming, new materials for protecting soldiers...
News - 30 Jul 2008
Researchers have created a 3D image of a material referred to as "liquid
Aerogel, also known as liquid smoke or “San Francisco fog,” is
an open-cell polymer...
News - 2 Aug 2008
A multi-institutional team of scientists has used beamline 9.0.1 at the Advanced Light Source to perform high-resolution x-ray diffraction imaging of an aerogel for the first time, revealing its...
Michael Demkowicz studies the fundamental processes by which solids change their atomic structure when driven far from equilibrium, e.g. when plastically deformed, bombardment by energetic ions,...
Article - 23 Nov 2010
Recent advancements in the field of nano-technology focused attention on developing materials with new and useful characteristics.
Article - 17 Nov 2006
This paper presents a novel noncontact method for characterizing surface profile of materials by air-coupled ultrasound scattering. It has been shown that it can be possible to estimate ƒÜo from the...