This issue of Nanotech TOE covers innovations related to improved efficiency of nanocatalysts for the energy sector including more cost-efficient anodes for lithium-ion batteries, catalysts for improved electrochemical reduction of carbon dioxide, and selective solar absorbers. It also profiles a development of microbots for the biomedical sector, and nanoparticles for early treatment of spinal cord injuries.
The Nanotech TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) provides intelligence on technologies, products, processes, applications, and strategic insights on nanotechnology-related innovations and their impact across various industries. Technology focus areas include nanomaterials, nanocoatings, nanohealthcare, nanomedicine, and nanomanufacturing.
The Chemicals and Advanced Materials cluster tracks research and innovation trends and developments across specialty chemicals, plastics, polymers, chemicals, bio-chemicals, metals, coatings, thinfilms, surface treatments, composites, alloys, oil and gas, fuel additives, fibers, and several other related technologies and its impact and application across industries.
Keywords: Nanocatalysts, lithium-ion batteries, solar absorbers, microbots, nanoparticles
Recent Advances in Nanotechnology
- Microrobots for Medical Applications
- Method of Depositing Nanoparticle Scaffolds for Improved Properties of Silone-based Anodes for Lithium-ion Batteries
- Atomic Copper Nanosheets with Improved Stability for Selective Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide
- Cost-Efficient Method for Fabrication of Nanoparticle-Coated Foils for Solar-Thermal Conversion
- Nanoparticles for Limiting Damage Due to Spinal Cord Injuries