Nano News & Events

Iranian Researchers Model, Design Optical Switches

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers modeled and designed optical switches to take the place of electronic switches.
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Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Announces Launch of Heat Shield(TM) EPX4 Thermal Insulation and Chemical Resistant Coating

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC-PINK INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology based energy saving solutions, today announced the official launch of its second generation Heat Shield™ EPX4 2-part water...
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National MagLab achieves record high field of 27 Tesla in an all-superconducting magnet using Oxford Instruments’ 15 Tesla outsert system

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments is pleased to announce that its high field magnet system recently commissioned at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory in Tallahassee, Florida (National MagLab) has been used...
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Aspen Aerogels to Webcast 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") today announced that it will provide a live webcast of its 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will begin...
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Renishaw to present a paper and lead a workshop at this year's Microscience Microscopy Congress (MMC)

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Renishaw, a world leader in metrology and spectroscopy technologies, announce their participation at MMC 2015, which takes place from 29th June to 2nd July 2015 at the Manchester Central Convention Co...
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2nd International Conference on Infectious Diseases & Nanomedicine (December 15-18, 2015, Kathmandu, NEPAL)

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
The preparation of “2nd International Conference on Infectious Diseases and Nanomedicine-2015 (ICIDN-2015)”, scheduled to be held in Kathmandu, NEPAL from December 15-18, 2015 is in progress, despite...
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Nature Communications: ultrasensitive magnetoplasmonic sensors

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Research focuses on materials and technologies based on exploiting the coupling of light with electronic charge oscillations, the so-called localized surface plasmon resonances, in metallic nanostruct...
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Paper Published on Keystone Nano’s Ceramide Nanoliposome Program

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Keystone Nano is pleased to announce the publication of a manuscript describing the preclinical development of the company’s lead product, the Ceramide Nanoliposome (CNL). This product is designed to...
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Framework materials yield to pressure

Nanotech-Now - June 13, 2015 - 7:45am
Pressure is a powerful thermodynamic variable that enables the structure, bonding and reactivity of matter to be altered. In materials science it has become an indispensable research tool in the quest...
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Lehigh University researchers unveil engineering innovations at TechConnect 2015: TechConnect is the world's largest accelerator for industry-vetted emerging-technologies ready for commercialization

Nanotech-Now - June 13, 2015 - 7:45am
Lehigh University engineers, materials scientists and chemists will present their innovative breakthroughs to a national showcase of investors and industrial partners at the TechConnect 2015 World Inn...
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The European project SVARNISH, a step forward in the food packaging sector

Nanotech-Now - June 13, 2015 - 7:45am
The two-year project Svarnish left behind 18 months and continues successfully. The project will develop a varnish with antimicrobial, oxygen and water vapour barrier properties and improved physic m...
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Green LEDs emit purest colour yet

Nanotechweb - June 12, 2015 - 6:05am
Toronto team makes first tuneable light-emitting diodes from colloidal cadmium selenide-sulphide alloyed nanoplatelets.
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How to make a better quantum thermometer

Nanotechweb - June 12, 2015 - 6:05am
Physicists develop theoretical framework for measuring heat in tiny objects.
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Porous graphene envelope improves performance of platinum catalysts

Nanotechweb - June 11, 2015 - 4:18am
Encapsulating Pt nanoparticles with carbon layers also makes them more resistant to catalytic degradation.
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Arrowhead Receives Orphan Drug Designation for ARC-AAT

Nanotech-Now - June 11, 2015 - 12:43am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted ARC-A...
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MIPT physicists develop ultrasensitive nanomechanical biosensor

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
It can analyze the chemical composition of substances and detect biological objects, such as viral disease markers, which appear when the immune system responds to incurable or hard-to-cure diseases,...
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NIST's 'nano-raspberries' could bear fruit in fuel cells

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a fast, simple process for making platinum 'nano-raspberries' -- microscopic clusters of nanoscale particles of...
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Filming the film: Scientists observe photographic exposure live at the nanoscale: Advanced method opens up new opportunities for investigation of dynamic processes

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Photoinduced chemical reactions are responsible for many fundamental processes and technologies, from energy conversion in nature to micro fabrication by photo-lithography. One process that is known f...
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Mesoporous Particles for the Development of Drug Delivery System Safe to Human Bodies

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
A research group led by MANA Scientist Kohsaku Kawakami, postdoctoral researcher Shaoling Zhang and MANA Principal Investigator Katsuhiko Ariga, at the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitect...
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Development of Gold Nanoparticles That Control Osteogenic Differentiation of Stem Cells

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Tissue Regeneration Materials Unit (Guoping Chen, Unit Director) at the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA) (Masakazu Aono, Director General, MANA), NIMS (Sukekatsu Ushioda, P...
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