Nanotechnology news

Vine-tree-like CNT architectures

The vine-tree structure is widely observed in nature when the plant has a growth habit of trailing or climbing stems. The vines use trees for growth rather than devoting energy to development of supportive tissue, enabling ...

dateNov 03, 2014 in Nanomaterials
shares0 comments 0

Graphene paints a corrosion-free future

The surface of graphene, a one atom thick sheet of carbon, can be randomly decorated with oxygen to create graphene oxide; a form of graphene that could have a significant impact on the chemical, pharmaceutical and electronic ...

dateSep 11, 2014 in Nanomaterials
shares1 comments 0

Researchers produce strong, transparent carbon nanotube sheets

Numerous electronic, optical and structural uses demonstrated; Advance reported in Aug. 19 issue of journal Science University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) nanotechnologists and an Australian colleague have produced transparent ...

dateAug 18, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0