Archive: 21/07/2010

Toward a new generation of superplastics

Scientists are reporting an in-depth validation of the discovery of the world's first mass producible, low-cost, organoclays for plastics. The powdered material, made from natural clay, would be a safer, more environmentally ...

dateJul 21, 2010 in Materials Science
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Nanoribbons for graphene transistors

In the recent issue of Nature, European scientists from Empa and the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research report how they have managed for the first time to grow graphene ribbons that are just a few nanometres wide using ...

dateJul 21, 2010 in Nanomaterials
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