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Sorting Carbon Nanotubes and Their Biological Applications
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have received much attention since their discovery in 1991 by Sumio lijima1 due to their excellent mechanical, electrical, and optical properties.
Single-Double Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes
Find unique properties & applications of single (SWNTs) , double (DWNTs) & multi walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs).
Halloysite Nanotubes Applications in Nanomaterials Research
Halloysite Nanotubes in Nanomaterials Research. Halloysite, a naturally occurring aluminosilicate nanotube, has been undeservedly forgotten.
Lithography Nanopatterning Tutorial
Tutorial Lithography Nanopatterning at Sigma-Aldrich. Lithography, based on traditional ink-printing techniques, is a process for patterning various layers, such as conductors, semiconductors, or dielectrics, on a surface.
Recent Advances in Scalable Synthesis and Processing of Two-Dimensional Materials
Advances in scalable synthesis and processing of two-dimensional materials
Single-Walled Carbon Nanohorn Properties & Applications
Single-walled carbon nanohorns(SWCNHs) - Find manufacturing, material properties, and applications of carbon nanohorns.
Bio-Inspired “Green” Synthesis of Nanomaterials and their Applications
Silica is a very popular inorganic nanomaterial used in a wide range of applications including fillers for rubber, catalyst supports, separation media, carriers in food and agriculture, and abrasive/anticaking agents in cosmetics. It is also widely believed to be an
Chemical Synthesis of Monodisperse Magnetic Nanoparticles
Magnetic nanoparticles have attracted tremendous attention due to their novel properties and their potential applications in magnetic recording, magnetic energy storage and biomedicine.
Fluorescent Nanodiamond Particles: Properties and Applications
Fluorescent Nanodiamond Particles (FNDs)- Find properties and applications of nanodiamond particles.
Additive Manufacturing of Permanent Magnets
Permanent magnets are an essential technology for energy conversion. Motors and generators are used to convert energy between electrical and mechanical forms.
Monodispersed Nanodiamonds and their Applications
Among various nanomaterials, nanoparticles of less than 10 nm size remain the most sought-after products.
Graphene-Based Composites and their Unique Renewable Energy Applications
Graphene is a unique two-dimensional (2D) structure of monolayer carbon atoms packed into a dense honeycomb crystal that has attracted great interest due to its diverse and fascinating properties.
Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs)
Metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) are porous, crystalline materials. MOFs are composed of metal ions or clusters bound by multidirectional organic ligands, which act as linkers in the network structure.
Gold Nanostructures: Properties and Applications
Gold nanostructures such as nanorods, nanowires and microgold have found applications in exciting fields such as biomedical engineering, catalysis and diagnostics.
Iron Oxide Nanoparticles, Characteristics and Applications
Iron oxide (IO) nanoparticles consist of maghemite (γ-Fe2O3) and/or magnetite (Fe3O4) particles with diameters ranging from 1 and 100 nanometer and find applications in magnetic data storage, biosensing, drug-delivery etc.
Silica-coated Gold Nanoparticles: Surface Chemistry, Properties, Benefits and Applications
In the past few decades, research and commercial use of gold nanoparticles has rapidly expanded into fields extending from biomedical engineering to photovoltaics. Most applications take advantage of the excellent optical properties of gold nanoparticles, which can be fine-tuned by
Quantum Dots: An Emerging Class of Soluble Optical Nanomaterials
We presents an article concering Quantum Dots: An Emerging Class of Soluble Optical Nanomaterials.
Graphene and Other 2D Crystals for Rechargeable Batteries
Advanced technologies for energy conversion and storage are widely sought after for their potential to improve consumer and electronic device performance as well as for the prospect of reducing the societal and environmental impact of energy generation.
Nanomaterials for Energy Storage in Lithium-ion Battery Applications
Nanomaterials for Energy Storage in Lithium-ion Battery Applications
Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes synthesized by the Super-Growth Method: Properties & Applications
Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes synthesized by the Super-Growth Method & their properties & applications, including dispersing SGCNTs, SGCNT-polymer composites & SGCNT-metal composites are discussed.
Quantum Dots for Electronics and Energy Applications
In this article, the properties of some of the new non-cadmium based QDs along with different applications of QDs are summarized.
Nanostructured Olivine-based Cathode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries
Due to the adverse impact of the continued use of fossil fuels on the earth’s environment and climate, researchers have been asked to develop new approaches for producing power using renewable sources like wind and solar energy
Electrospun Nanofibers for Drug Delivery Systems
Local delivery of bioactive molecules using an implantable device can decrease the amount of drug dose required as well as non-target site toxicities compared to oral or systemic drug administration.
Scaling Up High-Energy Cathode Materials for Electric Vehicles
The critical technical challenges associated with the commercialization of electric vehicle batteries include cost, performance, abuse tolerance, and lifespan.
Quantum Dots
Quantum dots are tiny particles or nanocrystals of a semiconducting material with diameters in the range of 2-10 nanometers.
Nanoparticle-based Zinc Oxide Electron Transport Layers for Printed Organic Photodetectors
Recent progress in the area of solution-processed functional materials has led to the development of a variety of thin-film optoelectronic devices with significant promise in the industrial and consumer electronics fields.
Atomic Layer Deposition of Nanomaterials for Li-Ion Batteries, Fuel Cells, and Solar Cells
Nanomaterials are considered a route to the innovations required for large-scale implementation of renewable energy technologies in society to make our life sustainable.
Magnetic Nanoparticles for Cancer Theranostics
The recent emergence of a number of highly functional nanomaterials has enabled new approaches to the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer.
Nanostructured Materials Through Ultrasonic Spray Pyrolysis
The diversity of applications and nanostructured materials accessible using ultrasonic spray methods are highlighted in this article.
Tutorial in Nanomaterials
Although the idea of carrying on manipulations at smaller and smaller scales has been around for quite some time the birth of nanotechnology, at least on an ideological level, is usually traced back to a speech by Richard Feynman at