Nano News & Events

Phase matching boosts parametric amplifier

Nanotechweb - October 20, 2014 - 2:44am
California team has designed the first low-noise, high-gain, broad-bandwidth microwave Josephson travelling wave PA.
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QD Vision Wins Prestigious Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2014 - 7:45am
QD Vision, Inc., the leading manufacturer of quantum dot optical components for LCD products, has won the 2014 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agenc...
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Magnetic mirrors enable new technologies by reflecting light in uncanny ways

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2014 - 7:45am
As in Alice's journey through the looking-glass to Wonderland, mirrors in the real world can sometimes behave in surprising and unexpected ways, including a new class of mirror that works like no othe...
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3DXNano™ ESD Carbon Nanotube 3D Printing Filament - optimized for demanding 3D printing applications in the semi-con and electronics industry

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Designers in the semi-conductor fabrication market are often left searching for reliable open-source ESD-safe 3D printing materials to use in prototypes and limited production components - masks, jigs...
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European Commission opens the gate towards the implementation of Nanomedicine Translation Hub

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2014 - 7:45am
A major step in implementing the ETPN Translation Hub has been reached, with three European projects entering the finalisation stage of their EU Grant Agreements. The project ENATRANS is for networkin...
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New Nanocomposites Help Elimination of Toxic Dyes

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tabriz University in association with researchers from Ataturk University in Turkey produced a composite nanocatalyst in a research project.
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IRLYNX and CEA-Leti to Streamline New CMOS-based Infrared Sensing Modules Dedicated to Human-activities Characterization

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2014 - 7:45am
IRLYNX and CEA-Leti today announced they have launched a technology-development partnership for a new CMOS-based infrared technology that will allow a new type of smart and connected detectors in buil...
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Plasma engineers BN surface

Nanotechweb - October 17, 2014 - 3:08am
Researchers in Japan have developed a new and easy way to chemically functionalize boron nitride.
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Nanocoatings Market By Product Is Expected To Reach USD 8.17 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc.

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Nanocoatings Market By Product Is Expected To Reach USD 8.17 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc." Market Research Report to their Database.
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New VDMA Association "Electronics, Micro and Nano Technologies" founded: Inaugural Meeting in Frankfurt/Main, Germany

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
In the course of the restructuring of the VDMA associations "Micro Technology" and "Productronics" members have agreed to the fusion of both associations to the new association "Electronics, Micro and...
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Study reveals optimal particle size for anticancer nanomedicines

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanomedicines consisting of nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery to specific tissues and cells offer new solutions for cancer diagnosis and therapy. Understanding the interdependency of physiochem...
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Nanodevices for clinical diagnostic with potential for the international market: The development is based on optical principles and provides precision and allows saving vital time for the patient

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
In order to obtain accurate and immediate diagnosis, a group of researchers in the area of Nano-Optics at the Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education of Ensenada, Baja California (CICESE),...
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Tuning light to kill deep cancer tumors: Nanoparticles developed at UMass Medical School advance potential clinical application for photodynamic therapy

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
An international group of scientists led by Gang Han, PhD, at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, has combined a new type of nanoparticle with an FDA-approved photodynamic therapy to effec...
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ORNL research reveals unique capabilities of 3-D printing

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have demonstrated an additive manufacturing method to control the structure and properties of metal components with precision un...
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Scientists Map Key Moment in Assembly of DNA-Splitting Molecular Machine: Crucial steps and surprising structures revealed in the genesis of the enzyme that divides the DNA double helix during cell replication

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
The proteins that drive DNA replication-the force behind cellular growth and reproduction-are some of the most complex machines on Earth. The multistep replication process involves hundreds of atomic-...
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Iranian Scientists Use Nanotechnology to Produce Dielectric Microwave Ceramics

Nanotech-Now - October 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tarbiat Modarres University produced dielectric microwave ceramics with perfect dielectric properties through a simple and cheap method, which can be used in environment with...
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Graphene aerogels go crystalline

Nanotechweb - October 16, 2014 - 2:59am
New graphene oxide-based foams are of a much better quality than any made before.
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Multilayer graphene is a clear candidate for displays

Nanotechweb - October 15, 2014 - 9:11am
High levels of electrochromic modulation seen in multilayer graphene suggest a flexible solution for smart windows and displays.
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New Compact SIMS to Launch at Vacuum Expo 2014

Nanotech-Now - October 14, 2014 - 7:45am
Hiden is pleased to announce the launch of the Compact SIMS, a design breakthrough for surface analysis, at Vacuum Expo 2014, 15th & 16th October Ricoh Arena, Coventry UK. Visit us on Booth V10. The C...
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Dyesol Signs Letter of Intent with Tata Steel

Nanotech-Now - October 14, 2014 - 7:45am
• Dyesol Signs Letter of Intent detailing a Proposed Distribution Agreement with Tata Steel UK • Dyesol predicts Perovskites will compete very favourably with incumbent PV technologies in most...
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