Nano News & Events

Air Bearing Stage / Systems Introduced by PI at Photonics West

Nanotech-Now - March 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Precision motion leader PI (Physik Instrumente) has introduced their new air bearing stage and system capabilities at this year's Photonics West conference, to complement their comprehensive range of...
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Consistent Scalable Functionalised Graphene Capacity

Nanotech-Now - March 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Haydale Ltd., a technological leader in the development of functionalised graphenes to improve the mechanical performance of epoxy resin systems and Carbon Fibre reinforced plastics, has announced fur...
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French Institutes IRT Nanoelec and CMP Team up to Offer World’s First Service for Post-process 3D Technologies on Multi-Project-Wafer

Nanotech-Now - March 9, 2015 - 7:45am
New platform provides access to 3D technologies after regular CMOS MPW runs and allows SMEs, research institutes, systems integrators and universities to divide costs.
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The George Washington University Opens Science and Engineering Hall, Largest Building of Its Kind in D.C.: Building Represents Significant Investment in Research Programs and Facilities; Commitment to Solve Global Problems, Improve Lives of Millions

Nanotech-Now - March 9, 2015 - 7:45am
The George Washington University on Wednesday formally opened its new Science and Engineering Hall (SEH), a $275 million, 500,000-square-foot building with state-of-the-art research facilities and pro...
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Flexible phosphorene FET is a first

Nanotechweb - March 9, 2015 - 5:54am
New device has record carrier mobilities.
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Anousheh Ansari Wins the National Space Society's Space Pioneer Award for "Service to the Space Community"

Nanotech-Now - March 7, 2015 - 7:45am
The National Space Society announces that serial entrepreneur Anousheh Ansari is the winner of its 2015 Space Pioneer Award for "Service to the Space Community." This award will be presented at the Na...
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Enhanced Graphene Components for Next Generation Racing Yacht

Nanotech-Now - March 7, 2015 - 7:45am
Haydale, a leader in the development of enhanced graphene materials, has announced an intention to enter a collaborative agreement with Alex Thomson Racing ("ATR") the HUGO BOSS sponsored extreme sai...
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Medical nanoparticles: Local treatment of lung cancer

Nanotech-Now - March 7, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanoparticles are extremely small particles that can be modified for a variety of uses in the medical field. For example, nanoparticles can be engineered to be able to transport medicines specifically...
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Get ready for NanoDays!

Nanotech-Now - March 7, 2015 - 7:45am
At the end of this month, hundreds of museums, science centers, and university research centers across the United States will be hosting events to help children and adults explore the tiny world of at...
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Correcting quantum errors in superconducting circuits

Nanotechweb - March 6, 2015 - 5:07am
Repetitive error detection technique could help make robust qubits for future quantum computers.
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Strength in numbers: Researchers develop the first-ever quantum device that detects and corrects its own errors

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
When scientists develop a full quantum computer, the world of computing will undergo a revolution of sophistication, speed and energy efficiency that will make even our beefiest conventional machines...
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New research could lead to more efficient electrical energy storage

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Lawrence Livermore researchers have identified electrical charge-induced changes in the structure and bonding of graphitic carbon electrodes that may one day affect the way energy is stored.
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Energy-generating cloth could replace batteries in wearable devices

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
From light-up shoes to smart watches, wearable electronics are gaining traction among consumers, but these gadgets' versatility is still held back by the stiff, short-lived batteries that are required...
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Patent for the Novel Cancer Therapies – Ceramide Nanoliposomes

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
KN is pleased to announce that Penn State has been awarded a US Patent (8,747,891) for a highly unique cancer therapy. KN holds an exclusive license to this technology which builds on the work of Dr....
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Experiment and theory unite at last in debate over microbial nanowires: New model and experiments settle debate over metallic-like conductivity of microbial nanowires in bacterium

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientific debate has been hot lately about whether microbial nanowires, the specialized electrical pili of the mud-dwelling anaerobic bacterium Geobacter sulfurreducens, truly possess metallic-like c...
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Magnetic vortices in nanodisks reveal information: Researchers from Dresden and Jülich use microwaves to read out information from smallest storage devices

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZJ) together with a colleague at the French Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) in Strasbo...
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CiQUS researchers obtain high-quality perovskites over large areas by a chemical method

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Francisco Rivadulla's Research Group reports the chemical solution (water-based) synthesis of high-quality epitaxial thin films of LaMnO3 (perovkskite) free of defects at square-centimeter scales and...
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Arrowhead to Present at 2015 Barclays Global Healthcare Conference

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ:ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that Arrowhead's president and chief executive officer Christopher Anza...
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Nanosorbents Increase Extraction, Recycling of Silver from Aqueous Solutions

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian Researchers from University of Tehran produced a new type of nanosorbent with the capability of increasing the extraction of silver from mines.
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Keysight Technologies Shifts to Direct Sales of High-Performance Products in North America

Nanotech-Now - March 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced that effective June 1, it will resume direct sales of high-performance products to all customers in North America. This includes Keysight's bro...
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