Nano News & Events

Like cling wrap, new biomaterial can coat tricky burn wounds and block out infection

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Title Development of fragmented nanosheets and patchwork coating as aqueous surface modifiers for biomedical applications Abstract Free-standing ultra-thin films (often called nanosheets) com...
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Harris & Harris Group Reports Financial Statements as of June 30, 2014

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, reported today that, as of June 30, 2014, its net asset value and net asset value per...
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International Antiviral Therapeutics Report 2014-Technologies, Markets and Companies (Updated)

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/affcontent/?tt=3721_142076_69066_&r=/research/rmhmmj/antiviral ) has announced the addition of a new report "Antiviral Therapeutics - Technolog...
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Nanometrics CFO to Resign for New Job Opportunity

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control metrology and inspection systems, announced today that Ronald W. Kisling, chief financial officer, has advised th...
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PerkinElmer to Display Innovative Detection and Informatics Offerings at ACS National Meeting & Exposition Detection, Data Visualization and Analytics for Chemistry Professionals

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
WHAT: PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced that it will showcase several of its innovative detection instruments...
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Aspen Aerogels, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") today announced financial results for its second quarter of 2014, which ended June 30, 2014, and discussed business highlights from the quarter.
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NANOPARTICLES INDIA

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Apollo Biolife located at Bhopal(M.P), INDIA brings a huge portfolio of nanomaterials and related products to cater the needs of scientists, researchers.
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Blacktrace Holdings Ltd. to in-license PerkinElmer Technology

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Blacktrace Holdings Limited, a leading group of companies focused on Productizing Science®, today announced that it has entered into a license agreement with PerkinElmer to license certain microfluidi...
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Diamonds are a Quantum Computer’s Best Friend: A new kind of quantum computer is being proposed by scientists from the TU Wien (Vienna) and Japan (National Institute of Informatics and NTT Basic Research Labs)

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
The Quantum Computer is the Holy Grail of quantum technology. Its computing power would eclipse even the fastest classical computers we have today. A team of researchers from TU Wien (Vienna) the Nati...
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Shuttle mechanism helps nanorods produce more hydrogen

Nanotechweb - August 11, 2014 - 4:28am
Redox reduction experiments could help in the development of better photoactive materials that harness solar energy to produce fuels in a process called water splitting.
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Harry Atwater and Albert Polman receive the Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics 2014: Scientists honored for their pioneering achievements in plasmonics and nanophotonics

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2014 - 7:45am
This year's Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics will be awarded to Dr.. Harry A. Atwater (Caltech Pasadena, USA) and Dr. Albert Polman (FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam, The Netherlands) for their...
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SEMATECH and Newly Merged SUNY CNSE/SUNYIT Launch New Patterning Center to Further Advance Materials Development: Center to Provide Access to Critical Tools that Support Semiconductor Technology Node Development

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2014 - 7:45am
SEMATECH and the newly merged SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) / SUNY Institute of Technology (SUNYIT) announced today they have launched their joint Patterning Center of Excel...
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Research of Empa scientists on the cover of "Nature": Synthesis of structurally pure carbon nanotubes using molecular seeds

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2014 - 7:45am
For the first time, researchers at Empa and the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research have succeeded in "growing" single-wall carbon nanotubes (CNT) with a single predefined structure - and he...
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Electric field enhances solar cell

Nanotechweb - August 8, 2014 - 5:32am
Low-cost phosphide-graphene device lacks a junction and does not need to be doped either
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Microscopy Today 2014 Innovation Award for Leica Microsystems' Super-Resolution System Leica SR GSD 3D: 3D-enabled GSDIM/dSTORM-based Microscope System Wins Again

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2014 - 7:45am
Leica Microsystems' super-resolution system Leica SR GSD 3D is honored with the Microscopy Today 2014 Innovation Award for the capability of acquiring three-dimensional super-resolution images. Micros...
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Cameca launches next generation atom probe microscope: New LEAP® 5000 Delivers Unmatched 3D Sub-Nanometer Analytical Performance across a Wide Variety of Metals, Semiconductors and Insulators

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2014 - 7:45am
CAMECA, a world leader in scientific instrumentation and metrology solutions, is pleased to announce the release of its latest generation atom probe microscope. The LEAP 5000 offers unparalleled 3-dim...
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SouthWest NanoTechnologies Names Ovation Polymers as a SWeNT Certified Compounder

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2014 - 7:45am
SouthWest NanoTechnologies (SWeNT) a leading manufacturer of single-wall, few-wall and multi-wall carbon nanotubes for printed electronics, energy storage and composites applications has added Ovation...
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California Nanotechnologies Appoints Dr. Enrique Lavernia to the Board

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2014 - 7:45am
California Nanotechnologies Corp. (TSX VENTURE: CNO) ("Cal Nano" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Enrique Lavernia, Distinguished Professor and Dean of the College of En...
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Oxford Instruments Asylum Research and the Center for Nanoscale Systems at Harvard University Present a Workshop on AFM Nanomechanical and Nanoelectrical Characterization, Aug. 21-22

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2014 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research and Harvard University's Center for Nanoscale Systems (CNS) announce an AFM Workshop and Tutorials Aug. 21-22. The workshop will focus on new techniques and instrume...
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Cell mechanics may hold key to how cancer spreads and recurs

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2014 - 7:45am
Cancer cells that break away from tumors to go looking for a new home may prefer to settle into a soft bed, according to new findings from researchers at the University of Illinois.
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