Home > News > How tiny is tiny?
July 30th, 2006
How tiny is tiny?
Dr John Miles, manager of nanometrology at Australia's National Measurement Institute in Melbourne, is one of the scientists trying to work out how to accurately measure nanotechnology, such as nanoparticles. "Measurement at this level is an extremely difficult thing to do because it's so much smaller than the things we normally deal with, getting down to almost atomic dimensions," says Miles.
Researchers patent a nanofluid that improves heat conductivity October 22nd, 2014
Materials for the next generation of electronics and photovoltaics: MacArthur Fellow develops new uses for carbon nanotubes October 21st, 2014
Super stable garnet ceramics may be ideal for high-energy lithium batteries October 21st, 2014
Could I squeeze by you? Ames Laboratory scientists model molecular movement within narrow channels of mesoporous nanoparticles October 21st, 2014
Haydale Secures Exclusive Development and Supply Agreement with Tantec A/S: New reactors to be built and commissioned by Tantec A/S represent another step forward towards the commercialisation of graphene October 24th, 2014
National Synchrotron Light Source II Achieves 'First Light' October 23rd, 2014
Advancing thin film research with nanostructured AZO: Innovnano’s unique and cost-effective AZO sputtering targets for the production of transparent conducting oxides October 23rd, 2014
NIST offers electronics industry 2 ways to snoop on self-organizing molecules October 22nd, 2014