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Nanotubes help healing hearts keep the beat: Rice University, Texas Childrens Hospital patch for defects enhances electrical connections between cells
Carbon nanotubes serve as bridges that allow electrical signals to pass unhindered through new pediatric heart-defect patches invented at Rice University and Texas Children's Hospital.
Immune system is key ally in cyberwar against cancer: Rice University study yields new two-step strategy for weakening cancer
Research by Rice University scientists who are fighting a cyberwar against cancer finds that the immune system may be a clinician's most powerful ally.
Los Alamos Researchers Uncover New Properties in Nanocomposite Oxide Ceramics for Reactor Fuel, Fast-Ion Conductors: Misfit dislocations are key to transport properties across material interfaces
Nanocomposite oxide ceramics have potential uses as ferroelectrics, fast ion conductors, and nuclear fuels and for storing nuclear waste, generating a great deal of scientific interest on the structur...
Iranian researchers used a combined method to produce organometallic frameworks at nanometric scale.
A new way to grow high-quality samples of the carbon sheet measuring between 100 and 300 nm across has been developed by researchers in the US and UK.
Nano- and picomolar detection of a range of biomarkers has been demonstrated using functionalized graphene.
Nanobiosym Global Summit Convenes World Experts in Cambridge to Democratize Healthcare: Summit Will Focus on Early Adopters of Disruptive Technology to Personalize, Mobilize and Decentralize the Next Generation of Healthcare
Nanobiosym, a leading nanotechnology firm, announced today the agenda for the annual Nanobiosym Global Initiative Summit, which will be held on the Harvard Campus on Saturday September 27th and Sunday...
Iranian researchers succeeded in designing and synthesizing an engineering structure for separation of zinc ion.
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology proposed a new method for the production of stable ceramic nanopowders with applications in various industries, including aerospace, ceramic p...
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that Bruce Given, M.D., Arrowhead's chief operating officer, will pres...
SouthWest NanoTechnologies (SWeNT) Receives NIST Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase 1 Award to Produce Greater than 99% Semiconducting Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes
SWeNTs patented CoMoCAT® Technology and NIST Separation Technology will Yield Scalable, Affordable and Chirally-Pure SWCNTs Crucial for Numerous Electronics Applications.
Toward optical chips: A promising light source for optoelectronic chips can be tuned to different frequencies
Chips that use light, rather than electricity, to move data would consume much less power and energy efficiency is a growing concern as chips' transistor counts rise.
New research published today in the journal Advanced Functional Materials suggests that graphene-treated nanowires could soon replace current touchscreen technology, significantly reducing production...
CiQUS researchers design an artificial nose to detect DNA differentiation with single nucleotide resolution
As they have published in the prestigious journal Small, this is a method of identification of nucleic acids based on the generation pattern (bar code) inspired by our olfactory system. The difference...
Big Results Require Big Ambitions: Three young UCSB faculty receive CAREER awards from the National Science Foundation
Three UC Santa Barbara researchers a computer scientist, a chemical engineer and a physicist are among the recent recipients of the National Science Foundation's Faculty Early Career Development (...
Wear-resistant ceramic powder maximises component lifespan in high-stress applications: Innovnanos nanostructured 3YSZ offers improved tribological performance for manufacturing components
Innovnano (www.innovnano-materials.com), an expert manufacturer of high performance ceramic powders, has developed nanostructured 3 mol % yttria-stabilised zirconia (3YSZ) as an optimised ceramic mate...
Thin film has a high capacitance and promising energy and power densities, and so could be ideal for practical devices.
IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting To Celebrate 60th Anniversary as The Leading Technical Conference for Advanced Semiconductor Devices
The world's leading scientists and engineers in micro and nanoelectronics will convene here from December 15-17, 2014 at the annual IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), continuing the c...
FEI Opens New Technology Center in Czech Republic: FEI expands its presence in Brno with the opening of a new, larger facility
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) announced today the opening of a new technology center in the industrial estate of Ĉernovická Terasa, Brno, Czech Republic. With a surface area of 27.000 m2 (nearly 300,000 squ...
Biosensors Get a Boost from Graphene Partnership: $5 Million Investment Supports Dozens of Jobs and Development of 300mm Fabrication Process and Wafer Transfer Facility
The Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) at SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) today announced it is partnering with Graphene Frontiers, LLC, a world leader in the production of gr...