This site is no longer being updated. The Vega Science Trust closed in March 2012, and this site has been left here for reference purposes.
The Tarragona Group at University Rovira i Virgili are the experts in producing new prototype gas sensors.  All the new metal particle treated nanotube samples from Belgium and Luxembourg make their way down to this beautiful corner of Spain, where they are tested to see whether they can detect gases such as Benzene or not.




Links To Other Information:

Nano2hybrids Site
View video diaries and other project information.

The Tarragona Group
The Tarragona Group page at nano2hybrids

The Next Big Thing Nanotechnology
Link to Vega Science/BBC OU Discussion on Nanotechnology.

Nanotubes: Materials of the 21st Century
Link to a Royal Institution Lecture by Sumio Iijima.

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