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Nanotechnology

The technology that controls products at the atomic or molecular state. Nanotechnology has uses in information technology, heavy industry and energy.
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For this study, scientists grew a series of parallel nanotube lines, similar to the way nanotubes will be used in computer chips.
The result is a much stronger and more durable composite," said Patrice Lucas, who heads customer service for Canadian nanotube formulator Nanoledge Inc.
Using highly sensitive microscopes, the researchers watched as green globs of HIV made their way along a tunneling nanotube and into an uninfected cell.
Most of the folate-coated nanotubes ended up inside cancer cells, bypassing the normal cells--like Trojan horses crossing the enemy line.
edu) physicists have found that semiconducting carbon nanotubes have the highest mobility of any known material at room temperature.
The first step is to supply small and medium-sized manufacturers with free nanotube materials and look at their application methods," says Shuji Tsuruoka, a CNRI director.
Nanotube light emitters have the potential to be built in arrays or integrated with carbon nanotube or silicon electronic components," says Dr.
Zhou says there are a few ways to make carbon nanotubes.
292, Issue 5517, April 27, 2001) to produce arrays of carbon nanotube transistors, bypassing the need to meticulously separate metallic and semiconducting nanotubes.
This ability to align similar or different types of nanotubes is a crucial step in the progression of nanotube theory into practical applications.
The researchers believe that according to the results, a combination of boron nitride nanotube and vitamin B3 can be used in drug delivery.