Nanotechnology News – Latest Headlines

Elements in liquid metals compete to win the surface

Researchers propose that the phenomenon related to the surface competition between elements can be used as an approach for harvesting mixed metal oxide sheets that can be used in electronics. This observation may lead to new horizons for the production of large two-dimensional electronic materials from the surface of liquid metals for application in electronic and optic industries.

Sep 22nd, 2021

Read more

Porous nanocrystals change the shape of water to speed up chemical reactions

Chemical engineers now understand how water molecules assemble and change shape in some settings, revealing a new strategy to speed up chemical reactions critical to industry and environmental sustainability. The new approach is poised to play a role in helping chemical manufacturers move away from harmful solvent catalysts in favor of water.

Sep 20th, 2021

Read more

RSS Subscribe to our Nanotechnology News feed