Nanomaterial

New nanomaterial can create hydrogen fuel from seawater

The advance may lead to a new source of hydrogen fuel, ease demand for fossil fuels and boost the economy of countries where sunshine and seawater are abundant.

Oct 05, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Here's a nanomaterial that could cut down car exhaust pollution

Here's a nanomaterial that could cut down car exhaust pollution

Catalytic converters reduce the pollution from vehicle exhaust by converting toxic gases and pollutants to less toxic pollutants.

May 19, 2017, 18:13 PM IST
New touchscreen technology for gen-next smartphones, TVs

New touchscreen technology for gen-next smartphones, TVs

London: Scientists are developing a new touchscreen technology that may lead to extremely small patterns (pixels) for high definition LCD displays such as smartphones and next generation of TV and computer screens.

Sep 15, 2016, 12:35 PM IST
New nanomaterial promises 2 GB data speed per second

New nanomaterial promises 2 GB data speed per second

A team of researchers from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) has developed a nanocrystalline material that rapidly makes white light out of blue light, demonstrating data speeds of up to 2GB per second which can transform the world of Wi-Fi.

Aug 15, 2016, 14:39 PM IST

New method turns plastic bags into high-tech materials

Scientists have developed a new method for turning waste plastic bags into a high-tech nanomaterial.

Sep 26, 2013, 18:06 PM IST

Nanomaterial developed for reducing CO2 emissions

Australian researchers have developed a new nano-material which can help reduce carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power stations.

Jul 10, 2013, 14:17 PM IST

New economical material could jumpstart e-cars, green energy

Los Alamos National Laboratory scientists have designed a new type of nanostructured-carbon-based catalyst that could pave the way for reliable, economical next-generation batteries and alkaline fuel cells.

Jun 05, 2013, 13:29 PM IST

Nanomaterial offers unmatched purity of water

A new kind of nanomaterial offers unmatched purity of water, thanks to unique filtration properties developed by Australian engineers.

Jan 24, 2013, 12:58 PM IST

Soon, computer that can rewire itself

Scientists at Northwestern University have developed a new nanomaterial that can “steer” electrical currents.

Oct 17, 2011, 23:35 PM IST

Soon, computer that can rewire itself

Scientists at Northwestern University have developed a new nanomaterial that can “steer” electrical currents.

Oct 17, 2011, 23:35 PM IST

Nanomaterial that can detect, neutralize explosives

The material changes colour in presence of explosives, alerting emergency responders to the threat.

May 11, 2011, 14:34 PM IST

Nanomaterial that can detect, neutralize explosives

The material changes colour in presence of explosives, alerting emergency responders to the threat.

May 11, 2011, 14:34 PM IST

Nanomaterial used in cancer tests, medicine delivery

Scientists have used nanosensors for the quick detection of cancers through blood tests, with nanomaterial also enabling the release of medicine at targeted organs, said studies released Sunday.

Dec 14, 2009, 10:50 AM IST

Nanomaterial used in cancer tests, medicine delivery

Scientists have used nanosensors for the quick detection of cancers through blood tests, with nanomaterial also enabling the release of medicine at targeted organs, said studies released Sunday.

Dec 14, 2009, 00:00 AM IST