Syndicate content Nanotechnology Now
The most recent news stories from Nanotechnology Now
Updated: 16 hours 18 min ago

Wrinkles give heat a jolt in pillared graphene : Rice University researchers test 3-D carbon nanostructures' thermal transport abilities

November 8, 2017 - 7:45am
Pillared graphene would transfer heat better if the theoretical material had a few asymmetric junctions that caused wrinkles, according to Rice University engineers.

Anton Paar announces new software product: Tosca™ Analysis for industrial AFM users: Powered by Digital Surf’s Mountains® technology platform

November 5, 2017 - 7:45am
Following the recent launch of the Tosca™ 400 atomic force microscope, the leading scientific equipment manufacturing company Anton Paar is today announcing the launch of Tosca™ analysis software, bas...

Electrostatic force takes charge in bioinspired polymers

November 5, 2017 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of Illinois and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst have taken the first steps toward gaining control over the self-assembly of synthetic materials in the same way t...

Metal-silicone microstructures could enable new flexible optical and electrical devices: Laser-based method creates force-sensitive, flexible microstructures that conduct electricity

November 5, 2017 - 7:45am
For the first time, researchers have used a single-step, laser-based method to produce small, precise hybrid microstructures of silver and flexible silicone. This innovative laser processing technolog...

3-D-printed device builds better nanofibers: Printed nozzle system could make uniform, versatile fibers at much lower cost.

November 5, 2017 - 7:45am
Meshes made from fibers with nanometer-scale diameters have a wide range of potential applications, including tissue engineering, water filtration, solar cells, and even body armor. But their commerci...