Nano News & Events

PEN Inc. Announces New Trading Symbol: PENC: Stock Continues Trading on the OTCQB

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) (PEN) today announced that, effective immediately, the company will trade on the OTCQB exchange under the trading symbol PENC.
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Peptoid Nanosheets at the Oil/Water Interface: Berkeley Lab Reports New Route to Novel Family of Biomimetic Materials

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
From the people who brought us peptoid nanosheets that form at the interface between air and water, now come peptoid nanosheets that form at the interface between oil and water. Scientists at the U.S...
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Handheld scanner could make brain tumor removal more complete, reducing recurrence

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Cancerous brain tumors are notorious for growing back despite surgical attempts to remove them — and for leading to a dire prognosis for patients. But scientists are developing a new way to try to roo...
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Scientists Use Nanotechnology to Improve Mechanical Properties of Ceramics

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers from Iran University of Science and Technology in association with researchers from EPFL University in Switzerland and University of Stockholm, Sweden, used nanotechnology to increase frac...
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Iranian, Spanish Scientists Produce Recyclable Catalyst by Using Nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Qazvin Center of Payam-e Noor University in association with researchers from the University of Valencia in Spain produced a catalyst that can be easily recycled and separated...
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Breakthrough for Carbon Nanotube Solar Cells: Polychiral carbon nanotube mixture absorbs more sunlight

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Lighter, more flexible, and cheaper than conventional solar-cell materials, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have long shown promise for photovoltaics. But research stalled when CNTs proved to be inefficient,...
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2D-crystal jigsaw puzzle helps make high-quality heterojunction

Nanotechweb - September 4, 2014 - 2:35am
Interface between two dichalcogenides could be used to fabricate transistors, LEDs and solar cells within a single atomically thin layer.
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Superabsorbing rings could lead to better cameras and solar cells

Nanotechweb - September 3, 2014 - 10:29am
Quantum effect could be put to work in a range of optical technologies.
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Nanopositioner PZ700 with increased life time and freedom from maintenance

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
After more than one year in long-term test the nanopositioner PZ700 from piezosystem jena do not show any abrasion or breakdown. The nanopositioner PZ700 is designed for dynamic, single axis positioni...
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A new, tunable device for spintronics: An international team of scientists including physicist Jairo Sinova from the University of Mainz realises a tunable spin-charge converter made of GaAs

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Spin-charge converters are important devices in spintronics, an electronic which is not only based on the charge of electrons but also on their spin and the spin-related magnetism. Spin-charge convert...
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Nanoscale assembly line

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
ETH researchers have realised a long-held dream: inspired by an industrial assembly line, they have developed a nanoscale production line for the assembly of biological molecules.
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New analytical technology reveals 'nanomechanical' surface traits

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Surface stress variation as a function of applied compressive stress and temperature in microscale silicon Ming Gan and Vikas Tomara School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue Univer...
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New Vice President Takes Helm at CNSE CMOST: Catherine Gilbert To Lead CNSE Children’s Museum of Science and Technology Through Expansion And Relocation

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
The SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE)/SUNY Institute of Technology (SUNYIT) today announced Catherine Gilbert has been appointed Vice President of the CNSE Children's Museum of...
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Copper shines as flexible conductor

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Bend them, stretch them, twist them, fold them: modern materials that are light, flexible and highly conductive have extraordinary technological potential, whether as artificial skin or electronic pap...
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Fonon Announces 3D Metal Sintering Technology: Emerging Additive Nano Powder Manufacturing Technology

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
FONON, the industry leader in developing high-tech fiber and CO2 laser systems for marking, cutting and engraving applications, is proud to unveil the Its New Additive manufacturing Equipment - the b...
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SouthWest NanoTechnologies CEO Dave Arthur to Discuss “Carbon Nanotubes and Automotive Applications” at The Automotive Composites Conference and Expo 2014 (ACCE2014)

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
On Tuesday, September 9, 2014, SouthWest NanoTechnologies' CEO, Dave Arthur, will deliver a talk titled "Carbon Nanotubes and Automotive Applications" at The Automotive Composites Conference and Expo...
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Leading European communications companies and research organizations have launched an EU project developing the future 5th Generation cellular mobile networks

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
A consortium of 15 leading telecommunications operators, vendors, research centers and academic institutions have launched "MiWaveS" (Millimeter-Wave Small Cell Access and Backhauling), a European col...
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Ultra-Low Frequency Vibration Isolation Stabilizes Scanning Tunneling Microscopy at UCLA’s Nano-Research Group

Nanotech-Now - September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
The Weiss Group, a renown nanotechnology research unit of UCLA's(University of California, Los Angeles) California NanoSystems Institute, utilizes Negative-Stiffness vibration isolation to provide ult...
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Raman Whispering Gallery Detects Nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2014 - 2:46pm
A Raman microlaser sensor can detect and count individual particles — including viruses — as small as 10 nm. Researchers led by Dr. Lan Yang of Washington University achieved Raman lasing in a sili...
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Binary metal oxide surface goes electrocatalytic

Nanotechweb - September 1, 2014 - 5:29am
Ni-Co film has lots of active edges.
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