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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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This research was conducted at the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, a DOE Office of Science User Facility.
This new method will allow for much greater insight into energy-harvesting and energy transduction materials at the relevant length sales," noted Rama Vasudeven, a materials scientist at the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, a US Department of Energy user facility at ORNL.
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.
Mays, Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; and Abigail Banaszak, Joshua Barringer, and S.
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.
Nanostructured or nanophase materials are solid substances engineered almost atom by atom to produce either new or enhanced mechanical, optical, magnetic, or other physical properties.
Polymeric nanophase materials, nanocomposites and composites
Buchanan has been Associate Laboratory Director for Physical Sciences since 2004, with responsibilities including the labs Chemical Sciences, Physics, and Materials Science and Technology divisions, as well as its Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, a DOE Office of Science user facility.