Nano News & Events

Nanoparticles target anti-inflammatory drugs where needed

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have developed a system for precisely delivering anti-inflammatory drugs to immune cells gone out of control, while sparing their well-behaved coun...
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Scientists Use Nanotubes to Boost Fracture Toughness of Zirconia-Based Ceramic

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers from Iran University of Science and Technology in association with scientists from EPFL University, Switzerland, and Stockholm University, Sweden, tripled the fracture toughness in zirconi...
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Researchers Control Amount of Food Dyes Used in Food, Beverage Using Nanotubes

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tabriz University succeeded in the production of a sensor that sensitively, selectively and simultaneously determines Sunset Yellow and Tartrazine in food and beverage samples...
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Elon Musk Wins National Space Society Robert A. Heinlein Award

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
The National Space Society takes great pleasure in announcing that its 2014 Robert A. Heinlein Memorial Award has been won by acclaimed space entrepreneur Elon Musk, the Chief Designer and CTO of Spac...
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SUNY CNSE Researchers to Present Nearly Two Dozen Technical Papers at Leading Lithography Conference: CNSE scientists to showcase industry-shaping research as part of SPIE Advanced Lithography 2014 forum

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
The SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) announced that its globally recognized, nanotechnology-based research will be featured at the world's leading lithography forum, with nearl...
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Arrowhead Listing Upgraded to NASDAQ Global Select Market

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that it received notice that the NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Departm...
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Graphene 2014 International Conference The meeting point of the year

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Graphene 2014 will be held in Toulouse (France) from the 6th to the 9th of May 2014 at the Centre de Congrès Pierre Baudis.
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Northwestern University’s International Institute for Nanotechnology partners NTU to develop new healthcare technologies: S$70 million global research institute launched in the emerging field of nanomedicine

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Northwestern University's International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN) is collaborating with Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, to establish the NTU-Northwestern Institute for Nano...
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A New Laser for a Faster Internet

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
A new laser developed by a research group at Caltech holds the potential to increase by orders of magnitude the rate of data transmission in the optical-fiber network—the backbone of the Internet.
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Izon Science secures investment for expansion

Nanotech-Now - February 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Izon Science (www.izon.com), a global leader in accurate nanoparticle analysis, today announced it has completed a £1 million (NZ$2.0m) funding round in the UK.
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Taking a peek at a qubit

Nanotechweb - February 24, 2014 - 5:45am
Physicists have succeeded in observing the state of a quantum bit – without destroying it
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Asylum Research Hosts a Webinar on March 20: “Atomic Force Microscopy Imaging and Nanomechanics with blueDriveTM Photothermal Excitation ”

Nanotech-Now - February 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Asylum Research, an Oxford Instruments company, will host a new webinar on March 20, "AFM Imaging and Nanomechanics with blueDrive Photothermal Excitation". blueDrive is a new option available on the...
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Leti CEO Laurent Malier to Discuss Technologies that Are Enabling The Internet of Things at Leti Days Grenoble 2014, June 25-26

Nanotech-Now - February 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Leti CEO Laurent Malier will kick off Leti Days Grenoble on June 25, 2014, with a presentation on how Leti's advanced sensor and microelectronics technologies are enabling the Internet of Things (IoT)...
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Arrowhead to Present at RBC Capital Markets' Global Healthcare Conference

Nanotech-Now - February 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that President and CEO, Christopher Anzalone, Ph.D., will present at t...
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Nanoscale pillars could radically improve conversion of heat to electricity

Nanotech-Now - February 22, 2014 - 7:45am
University of Colorado Boulder scientists have found a creative way to radically improve thermoelectric materials, a finding that could one day lead to the development of improved solar panels, more e...
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Going it alone: new dichalcogenide behaves like a monolayer

Nanotechweb - February 21, 2014 - 7:56am
Discovery could allow researchers to study fundamental 2D physics in 3D crystals, and develop novel optoelectronics
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Researchers spin a yarn into a muscle

Nanotechweb - February 21, 2014 - 4:28am
Everyday polymer fibres used to create artificial muscles
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Low Cost PCB Mountable Piezo Driver for OEMs Integrates High Voltage Power Supply

Nanotech-Now - February 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Piezo motion technology market leader PI (Physik Instrumente) introduces a new low-cost piezo driver designed for OEM integration.
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ORNL microscopy system delivers real-time view of battery electrochemistry

Nanotech-Now - February 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Using a new microscopy method, researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory can image and measure electrochemical processes in batteries in real time and at nanoscale resolu...
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Cima NanoTech Announces Commercial Production of its SANTE(R) FS200 Touch Films for Large Format Touch Screens

Nanotech-Now - February 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Cima NanoTech, a smart materials company and developer of the disruptive SANTE(R) self-assembling nanoparticle technology for transparent conductors, today announced successful commercial production a...
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