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Iran Designs Magnetic Nano-Absorbents Cleaning Chemical Pollutants

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers at Shaheed Beheshti University designed Nano-absorbent separating chemical pollutants by high percentage.
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Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Announces AFM Image Contest Winners

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research is pleased to announce the winners of its AFM Image Contest. Congratulations to the Grand Prize winners Jessica Bickel and Kathy Aidala of Mount Holyoke College for...
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DNA-Based Biosensor Helps Better Designing of Anticancer Drugs

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology produced a DNA-based biosensor to better understand the performance of anticancer drugs.
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Linear Dimensions to Offer Joint Analog Solution For Fast-Growing Wearables and MEMs Sensors Markets

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES, a leading provider of advanced semiconductor manufacturing technology, and Linear Dimensions Semiconductor Inc., a semiconductor company specializing in low power analog and mixed sig...
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Iranian Researchers Prolong Life of Steel Armatures in Concrete Structures

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Tehran used nanocomposite coatings to increase the strength and life of concrete structures.
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Iranian, Argentine Scientists Produce Biosensor from Graphene

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers in cooperation with their Argentinean counterparts succeeded in the production of a biosensor by using graphene sheets.
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Toward quantum chips: Packing single-photon detectors on an optical chip is a crucial step toward quantum-computational circuits

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
A team of researchers has built an array of light detectors sensitive enough to register the arrival of individual light particles, or photons, and mounted them on a silicon optical chip. Such arrays...
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Eulitha delivers PhableR 100 photolithography system to China production company

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
The revolutionary PHABLE photolithograhy technology for low-cost printing of photonic patterns is continuing to attract interest from the industry and research fields. The latest example is a China ba...
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RISE Microscopy reaches the winner’s podium in the Analytical Scientist Innovation Awards (TASIAs) 2014

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
The Analytical Scientist Innovation Awards (TASIAs) recognize top innovations in the field of analytical chemistry. A jury of three independent experts and The Analytical Scientist editorial team chos...
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Aspen Aerogels, Inc. to Present at the Needham Growth Conference

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") today announced that it will present at the Needham Growth Conference being held at the New York Palace Hotel.
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Compact batteries enhanced by spontaneous silver matrix formations: Scientists use x-rays to map internal atomic transformations and advance promising lithium-based batteries

Nanotech-Now - January 10, 2015 - 7:45am
In a promising lithium-based battery, the formation of a highly conductive silver matrix transforms a material otherwise plagued by low conductivity. To optimize these multi-metallic batteries-and enh...
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Blend Therapeutics Appoints Distinguished Physician Scientist, Dennis Ausiello, MD, to Board of Directors

Nanotech-Now - January 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Blend Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company discovering new classes of medicines to treat cancer, announced today that it has appointed Dennis A. Ausiello, MD, to the company's Board of Dire...
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Blend Therapeutics Secures $21 Million Financing and Unveils Novel Pentarin™ Platform for Cancer Therapeutics: Company’s Technology and Expertise in Cancer R&D Evolve to Create New Class of Miniaturized Biologic Drug Conjugates (mBDCs) Encapsulated in Nan

Nanotech-Now - January 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Blend Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company discovering new classes of medicines to treat cancer, announced today that it has secured $21 million in new funding. The new financing includes...
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CQD solar cells go hierarchical

Nanotechweb - January 9, 2015 - 8:41am
Devices with pyramid-shaped electrodes absorb much more incoming sunlight.
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'Delta doped' NV centre couples to PC cavity

Nanotechweb - January 9, 2015 - 5:15am
Researchers make major strides in positioning diamond defect with nanoscale accuracy.
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Oxford Instruments shines a new light on optical spectroscopy

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments has launched a new Cryofree® optical cryostat - the Optistat™Dry - specifically designed for low temperature spectroscopy applications. Its unique design makes it the most versatile...
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SUNY Poly Now Accepting Applications to the Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering for Fall 2015: Full Scholarships Available to Incoming CNSE Students

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
The Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) at SUNY Polytechnic Institute today announced student applications are now being accepted for the fall 2015 semester, with a significant number...
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Nanometrics to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results on February 2, 2015

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, will release its fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results after market close on February 2, 2...
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Cheap asphalt provides 'green' carbon capture: Rice University chemists' product aims to enhance natural gas production at sea

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
The best material to keep carbon dioxide from natural gas wells from fouling the atmosphere may be a derivative of asphalt, according to Rice University scientists.
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Shedding light on why blue LEDS are so tricky to make

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists at UCL, in collaboration with groups at the University of Bath and the Daresbury Laboratory, have uncovered the mystery of why blue light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are so difficult to make, by...
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