High-temperature plasmonics eyed for solar, computer innovation

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This diagram shows the respective properties of plasmonic and refractory materials for applications in high-temperature plasmonics, which could radically improve solar cell performance and bring advanced computer data storage technology that …more (Phys.org) —New “plasmonic metamaterials” that operate at high temperatures could radically improve solar cell performance and bring advanced computer data storage technology that […]

Ultralong Hydroxyapatite Micro-Tubes: Biomaterial with Potential in Dentistry

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A new microtube array mimics the structure of your teeth – this new discovery could have significant implications for dental patients. Researchers from the Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences  (Shanghai, China) prepared hydroxyapatite – Ca10(PO4)6(OH)2 – in the form of three-dimensional highly ordered microtube arrays with large sizes in the millimeter scale. […]

Nanotechnology Incorporated Into Paper Electronics

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Applications of incorporated nanotechnology have the potential to revolutionize how the world uses and views even the simplest objects—including paper. In a recent publication of the academic journal Nanotechnology Dr. Anna Demming commented on how the rapidly advancing fields of nanotechnology and nanoscience will in the not-so-distant future allow manufacturers to print cutting edge electronic […]

Forensic Nanotechnology – Microfluidics on the Crime Scene

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By AZoNano.com Staff Writers Topics Covered Microfluidic Systems for Forensic Analysis Significance of Microfluidic Systems in DNA Analysis Conclusion References In recent years there has been an increasing interest in developing applications involving nanotechnology. Nanotechnology involves techniques that employ measurements and materials at the submicron level. The most advanced applications of nanotechnology in forensics are […]

Yorkshire – Application Scientist

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Application Scientist Location: Redcar Type: Permanent Salary: £25000 – 40000 Conditions: Full Time Posted on: Monday, April 14, 2014 Recruiter name: Chris Young Recruiter telephone: 0191 284 6768 Job reference number: 33339 Description: This is the stuff of tomorrow’s world’ With the capability of ameliorating many of today’s products material properties and characteristics, particularly across […]