Article - 15 Jan 2008
The Centre of Excellence in Metrology for Micro and Nano Technologies (CEMMNT) provides access to equipment and expertise to accelerate nanomaterials commercialisation.
Article - 22 Nov 2001
Nanomaterials, or nanocrystalline materials, have grain sizes on the order of a billionth of a meter, and five popularly known techniques are available to produce nanomaterials.
Article - 23 Nov 2001
Materials with grain sizes in the order of a billionth of a meter are called nanomaterials, or nanocrystalline materials, which can be used for a range of structural and non-structural applications.
Article - 7 Oct 2009
Dendrimers are representative organic and polymeric nanomaterials used to construct novel devices by accumulative molecular nanomaterials. Dendrimer is a branched polymer whose structure can be...
Article - 14 Jul 2008
Richard tells us about some recently developed technologies owned by MetaMateria Partners. The first is for water clean up and uses a wet chemical process to grow nanomaterials on the pores of...
Article - 27 Jun 2006
This article examines carbon nanotubes and buckytubes including a background to the development of nanotubes, applications and future developments
Article - 24 Nov 2005
In this paper, some nanomaterials with controlled size and shape are successfully synthesized under microwave-assisted solvothermal or biomolecule-assisted hydrothermal method. These results show that...
Article - 18 Oct 2001
Development work on nanosized lithiated titania has found that it is able to charge and discharge at rates that are orders of magnitude higher than more conventional material. This behaviour makes it...
Article - 16 Oct 2001
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Nobel Prize the UK’s Royal Mail has produced a set of stamps featuring buckyballs. These unique stamps are produced using 6 processes, thermochromic,...
Article - 18 Oct 2009
It is not widely known but radiactive gold was used in the treatment of cancer many years ago. Now a number of research groups around the world are using the unique properties of gold to develop new...