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How to maximize the superconducting critical temperature in a molecular superconductor: International team led by Tohoku University opens new route for discovering high Tc superconductors

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
An international research team, led by Professor Kosmas Prassides of Tohoku University, has investigated the electronic properties of the family of unconventional superconductors based on fullerenes*1...
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Engineer improves rechargeable batteries with MoS2 nano 'sandwich'

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
The key to better cellphones and other rechargeable electronics may be in tiny "sandwiches" made of nanosheets, according to mechanical engineering research from Kansas State University.
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Optical resonance-based biosensors designed for medical applications

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
A telecommunications engineer of the NUP/UPNA-Public University of Navarre, has designed in his Ph.D. thesis optical resonance-based biosensors for use in medical applications like, for example, the d...
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New Biological Nano-Fertilizers Presented in Iran as Appropriate Replacements for Chemical Fertilizers

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
Biozar Nano-Fertilizer® is a product of the knowledge-based Fanavar Nano-Pazhoohesh Markazi Company, which has been designed and produced in Iran to improve the fertility of soils and various agricult...
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Iranian Foodstuff, Agricultural Industries Welcome Nanotechnology Packaging Bags

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
The Iranian Baspar Pishrafteh Sharif Company used nanotechnology to design specific packaging bags and presented them to the market.
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Nanocomposites Play Effective Role in Production of Smart Fibers

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
An Iranian researcher from Yazd University studied the effect of the presence of nanocomposites on the structure and final properties of propylene fibers.
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Dais Analytic Corporation Appoints Eliza Wang to Board of Directors: Company's Newest Director Brings Expertise in Commercial and Legal Matters Both in the United States and China; Joins on the Heels of Successful Business Development Trade Mission to Chi

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
Dais Analytic Corporation (OTCQB: DLYT), a commercial nanotechnology materials business selling its industry-changing technology into the worldwide energy and water markets, today announced the appoin...
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Beyond the lithium ion -- a significant step toward a better performing battery

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
The race is on around the world as scientists strive to develop a new generation of batteries that can perform beyond the limits of the current lithium-ion based battery.
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Protein Building Blocks for Nanosystems: Scientists develop method for producing bio-based materials with new properties

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
The Freiburg researchers Dr. Andreas Schreiber and Dr. Matthias Huber, the head of their research group Dr. Stefan Schiller, and their colleagues at the University of Constance have developed the conc...
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Oxford Instruments commissions high field outsert magnet system for the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory 32 Tesla magnet program

Nanotech-Now - 3 hours 18 min ago
Oxford Instruments is pleased to announce the successful commissioning of a high field outsert magnet system to become part of the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory's (National MagLab) all-super...
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QD Vision Expands Product Line with Two-Millimeter Color LCD Display Optic: Color IQ™ Optic Enables Full-Color Gamut for Ultra-Thin Displays and All-in-One Computers

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
QD Vision has introduced a 2mm wide quantum dot optic, expanding the market for the industry's best color to ultra-slim displays such as LCD monitors, all-in-one computers and televisions. The new Col...
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The National Science Foundation names engineering researcher Andrea Alú its Alan T. Waterman awardee for 2015: Alú is a pioneer in the field of metamaterials who has developed "cloaking" technology to make objects invisible to sensors

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has named Andrea Alù, an engineering professor at the University of Texas at Austin as the recipient of this year's Alan T. Waterman Award.
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Long Island Capital Alliance Announces Participants for Brookhaven National Laboratory Technology Transfer Capital Forum on May 8: Keynote Speaker Dr. Doon Gibbs, Director of Brookhaven National Laboratory

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
The Long Island Capital Alliance ("LICA"), Long Island's leading non-profit capital formation and business development organization, today announced the presenting companies and investor panelists for...
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Major advance in artificial photosynthesis poses win/win for the environment: Berkeley Lab researchers perform solar-powered green chemistry with captured CO2

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
A potentially game-changing breakthrough in artificial photosynthesis has been achieved with the development of a system that can capture carbon dioxide emissions before they are vented into the atmos...
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Newly-Developed Nanocatalysts Increase Performance of Fuel Cells

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used nanotechnology and produced a type of nanocatalyst which modifies the performance of fuel cells.
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Lanthanide-Organic Framework Nanothermometers Prepared by Spray-Drying

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
A work in Advanced Functional Materials shows how spray-drying prepared MOF nanoparticles containing lanthanide metals may be used as nanothermometers operative over a wide range of temperatures, in p...
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Nanotubes with two walls have singular qualities: Rice University lab calculates unique electronic qualities of double-walled carbon nanotubes

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Rice University researchers have determined that two walls are better than one when turning carbon nanotubes into materials like strong, conductive fibers or transistors.
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Graphenea embarks on a new era

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2015 - 7:45am
CIC nanoGUNE, founder of Graphenea together with a group of private investors, will no longer be a partner of the company from its fifth anniversary, as stipulated in the foundational agreement with N...
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Cobalt film a clean-fuel find: Rice University discovery is efficient, robust at drawing hydrogen and oxygen from water

Nanotech-Now - April 16, 2015 - 7:45am
A cobalt-based thin film serves double duty as a new catalyst that produces both hydrogen and oxygen from water to feed fuel cells, according to scientists at Rice University.
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MIT sensor detects spoiled meat: Tiny device could be incorporated into 'smart packaging' to improve food safety

Nanotech-Now - April 16, 2015 - 7:45am
MIT chemists have devised an inexpensive, portable sensor that can detect gases emitted by rotting meat, allowing consumers to determine whether the meat in their grocery store or refrigerator is safe...
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