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nanophase material

[′nan·ō‚fāz mə‚tir·ē·əl]
(materials)
A material made up of phases that have dimensions of the order of nanometers.
An ultrafine single solid phase where at least one dimension is in the nanometer range, and typically dimensions are in the 1-20-nanometer range.
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The research was sponsored by the Fuel Cell Technologies Office in DOE s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, and microscopy was performed at ORNL s Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, a DOE Office of Science User Facility.
The group - which also includes researchers from Washington University and Southern Illinois University and support from UT's Center for Materials Processing and Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Center for Nanophase Materials - found that the reaction between silver and cobalt serves to significantly enhance the optical interaction with cobalt.
Raymond Unocic, R&D Staff Scientist at the Center for Nanophase Materials Science at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, will deliver the last tutorial on Wednesday, August 6th.
These include giant magneto-resistance multi-layers for computer memory, nanostructured coatings in data storage and photographic industry, nanoparticles for colorants in printing and drug delivery in pharmaceutical field, superlattice confinement effects for optoelectronic devices and lasers, and nanostructured materials such as nanocomposites and nanophase materials.
This review article discusses recent studies that have been conducted to suggest that nanophase materials can be synthesized to possess nanometer dimensions to components of bone tissue to promote new bone formation, compared with conventional implant materials.
Sumpter and Meunier from ORNL's Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences with appointments in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division collaborated in the project by analysing the results through a "virtual microscope.
If price can be significantly reduced, consumer applications will probably become the major market for nanophase materials.
At the Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, macromolecular complex systems, nanofabrication, and nanoscale imaging and characterization are among seven scientific themes.
Polymeric nanophase materials, nanocomposites and composites
He performs research in DOE's Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences at ORNL and directs the laboratory's Institute for Functional Imaging of Materials.
Cleveland, OH, a well-known cavitation processing nanophase materials company and former equipment manufacturer.
While the research community has been avoiding the nonlinearity associated with the nanoscale mechanical oscillators, we are embracing it," said co-developer Nickolay Lavrik, a member of the Department of Energy lab's Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences Division.