Nano News & Events

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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Researchers at HKUST achieved novel nanobowl optical concentrator for organic solar cell

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Geometrical light trapping is a simple and promising strategy to largely improve the optical absorption and efficiency of solar cells. Nonetheless, implementation of geometrical light trapping in orga...
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New approach may lead to inhalable vaccines for influenza, pneumonia: Changing the surface charge of a PRINT nanoparticle may give researchers a way forward to develop vaccines for diseases that target the lungs

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University have uncovered a novel approach to creating inhalable vaccines using nanoparticles that shows promise...
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Nanowire clothing could keep people warm -- without heating everything else

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
To stay warm when temperatures drop outside, we heat our indoor spaces -- even when no one is in them. But scientists have now developed a novel nanowire coating for clothes that can both generate hea...
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A potential long-lasting treatment for sensitive teeth

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Rather than soothe and comfort, a hot cup of tea or cocoa can cause people with sensitive teeth a jolt of pain. But scientists are now developing a new biomaterial that can potentially rebuild worn en...
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Determination of Critical Force, Time for Manipulation of Biological Nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - January 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers modeled the effective forces on the manipulation of various biological nanoparticles by using atomic force microscopy method.
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New concept of fuel cell for efficiency and environment: It grasps both performance efficiency and removal of toxic heavy metal ions in direct methanol fuel cells

Nanotech-Now - January 6, 2015 - 7:45am
The Center for Nanoparticle Research at the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) has succeeded in proposing a new method to enhance fuel cell efficiency with the simultaneous removal of toxic heavy metal...
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Philips and AOC Monitors with QD Vision’s Color IQ™ Deliver World’s Best Color: Leading brands embrace Quantum Dot technology to enable 99% Adobe RGB color in 27-inch monitors

Nanotech-Now - January 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Two of the world's leading computer monitor brands, Philips and AOC, have adopted QD Vision's Color IQ™ quantum dot technology to deliver industry-leading color performance for their new 27" high-perf...
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