Nano News & Events

Harris & Harris Group to Speak at HESI Annual Meeting: Managing Director and Chief Strategy Officer Will Lead a Discussion on Investing in Innovation at Annual Meeting

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, continues its support of innovation in the sciences by speaking at this year's ILSI He...
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Nanospace-Controlled Gold Material Created Using Molecular Technology

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
A research group led by Yusuke Yamauchi, an Independent Scientist at the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA), NIMS (Sukekatsu Ushioda, President), in cooperation with other re...
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Stable Perovskite Solar Cells Developed through Structural Simplification

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Perovskite solar cells are promising low-cost and highly-efficient next-generation solar cells. The ad hoc Team on Perovskite PV Cells (Kenjiro Miyano, Team Leader) at the Global Research Center for E...
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Doped nanocrystals blink and delay

Nanotechweb - June 10, 2015 - 7:08am
How do electrons and holes produce intermittent fluorescence in semiconductors?
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Next-generation illumination using silicon quantum dot-based white-blue LED

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
A Si quantum dot (QD)-based hybrid inorganic/organic light-emitting diode (LED) that exhibits white-blue electroluminescence has been fabricated by Professor Ken-ichi SAITOW (Natural Science Center fo...
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UAB researchers design the most precise quantum thermometer to date: The device would be capable of measuring the temperature of a cell's interior

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from the UAB and the University of Nottingham, in an article published today in Physical Review Letters, have fixed the limits of thermometry, i.e., they have established the smallest poss...
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Tin follows zinc: stretchable ceramics made by flame technology

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists at Kiel University have successfully been able to transfer the experience from furnace to laboratory while synthesizing nanoscale materials using simple and highly efficient flame technolog...
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Ceramic Nanomembrane, New Material for Dehydration of Natural Gas

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers produced and studied a type of ceramic nanomembrane to separate humidity from natural gas in gas refining processes.
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Harris & Harris Group Posts Letter to Shareholders on Website

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Shareholders of Harris & Harris Group, Inc., (NASDAQ: TINY) may be interested to know that we have posted our Quarterly Letter to Shareholders on our website. It may be accessed directly at http://www...
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Cheap Method to Measure Medications in Contaminated Water

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Tabriz, in association with a researcher from South Korea, designed a chemical fluorescent method for the measurement of medications in biological or medical sam...
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Moving sector walls on the nano scale

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Most magnetic materials have a structure that is somewhat more complicated than a commercially available domestic magnet: they not only have a north and south pole, but a variety of sectors, often onl...
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TAPPI Announces 2015 Nanotechnology Division Technical Award Winner

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
TAPPI is pleased to announce that Orlando Rojas, professor of bio-based colloids and materials at Aalto University in Finland, is the recipient of the 2015 Nanotechnology Division Technical Award and...
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Healthcare Nanotechnology (Nanomedicine) Market Size To 2020

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Grand View Research.com has announced the addition of "Healthcare Nanotechnology Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2022" Market Research report to their Database.
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Solvent encapsulation is the trick: a solid material with spin-transition solution-like behaviour

Nanotech-Now - June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
The research Group led by CSIC Prof Daniel Ruiz at the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) publishes in Advanced Functional Materials a universal encapsulation method to integra...
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Ultracold ions put friction to the test

Nanotechweb - June 8, 2015 - 3:20am
Experiment shows how "stick–slip" processes can be finely tuned.
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Catheter studies raise acid alert

Nanotechweb - June 8, 2015 - 12:44am
Surface studies of chemotherapy drugs on common silver catheter coatings reveal alarming reactivity levels.
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Ultraflex Power Technologies’ family of Induction Heating Systems show effectiveness for Nanoparticle Research

Nanotech-Now - June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
In recent testing, Ultraflex Power Technologies utilized their nano-llite UPT-n2 System to successfully heat a vial containing nanoparticles to 60°C. The testing was part of evaluations for a resear...
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Unlocking nanofibers’ potential: Prototype boosts production of versatile fibers fourfold, while cutting energy consumption by 92 percent

Nanotech-Now - June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanofibers — polymer filaments only a couple of hundred nanometers in diameter — have a huge range of potential applications, from solar cells to water filtration to fuel cells. But so far, their high...
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TenasiTech secures additional $509,000 funding to bring scratch resistant acrylics to the world

Nanotech-Now - June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
TenasiTech has been awarded a major grant from the Australian Government to bring its nano-additives for acrylic glass to the global market.
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FEI Launches New DualBeam Plasma Focused Ion Beam for Electrical Fault Isolation & Failure Analysis: New Helios PFIB EFI is a fully-integrated deprocessing and fault isolation solution that reduces analysis time from days to just hours

Nanotech-Now - June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) today launched a new DualBeam™ plasma focused ion beam (PFIB) for sample preparation, electrical fault isolation (EFI) and electrical failure analysis (EFA) on sub-20nm semiconducto...
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