Highly sensitive yet cheaper sensor to detect mercury in water – thanks to nanofibers

Highly sensitive yet cheaper sensor to detect mercury in water – thanks to nanofibers

January 22, 2015

  Mercury is one of the dangerous pollutants present in the environment. Mercury contamination in drinking water leads to various diseases includes digestive, heart, kidney Read More

GRDA tours NXTGEN Filterworks

GRDA tours NXTGEN Filterworks

December 19, 2014

Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) and Claremore Industrial & Economic Development Authority (CIEDA) administrators were given a tour Tuesday morning of energy industry manufacturer NXTGEN Read More

Researchers develop anticancer drugs using nanofibers

Researchers develop anticancer drugs using nanofibers

December 6, 2014

Researchers in Tehran University of Medical Sciences have developed a nanofiber mesh to deliver anticancer medications to the cells. The new nanofiber mesh is an Read More

Scared of dangerous bacteria? Whip it with waste plastics converted-nanofibers!

Scared of dangerous bacteria? Whip it with waste plastics converted-nanofibers!

November 21, 2014

  What can be produced from waste plastic bottles (PET bottles) after recycling? Clothes, carpets, equipments …from now on, include ‘nanomedicine’ as well. Researchers from IBM, San Jose Read More

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Conductive thermoplastics: nanofiber transforms natural to novel

November 10, 2014

Polyvinylidene fluoride PVDF is a thermoplastic material used commonly as membrane substrate in filtration and as separator in batteries. PVDF by nature is characterized by Read More

Mesoporous nanofiber sponge for cleaner air and water

Mesoporous nanofiber sponge for cleaner air and water

September 21, 2014

    Mesoporous materials are nothing but porous materials, having uniform pores of 2 to 50 nm in diameter. Mesoporous polymeric architecture has received great Read More

Conductive nanofiber networks for flexible, unbreakable, and transparent electrodes

Conductive nanofiber networks for flexible, unbreakable, and transparent electrodes

September 8, 2014

Transparent conductors are required as electrodes in optoelectronic devices, such as touch panel screens, liquid crystal displays, and solar cells. Currently, the transparent conductors used Read More

Nanofibers steer to surpass commercial forward osmosis membrane’s performance

Nanofibers steer to surpass commercial forward osmosis membrane’s performance

August 4, 2014

  Conventional flat-sheet and hollow fibers membranes are widely being used in pressure-driven osmosis (Reverse Osmosis – RO) applications due to their superior permselectivity. Owing to high operating/maintenance costs Read More

Volant Introduces Ford F-150 Ecoboost Air Intake System

Volant Introduces Ford F-150 Ecoboost Air Intake System

July 30, 2014

  BEREA, Ohio — Volant Performance announces two new closed box performance air intake system options for 2012-2014 Ford F-150 pickups equipped with the 3.5-liter EcoBoost Read More

Top 3 Techniques for Creating Organs in the Lab

Top 3 Techniques for Creating Organs in the Lab

July 24, 2014

For people who need organ transplants, the agonizing wait could be shortened in the future, as doctors and medical researchers are now advancing techniques for Read More

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