Nano News & Events

FinFETs go flexible

Nanotechweb - September 12, 2014 - 6:47am
New soft-etching technique could allow for new applications in consumer electronics, such as in the emerging field of the “Internet of Things”.
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Nanostructure toughens lightweight ceramics

Nanotechweb - September 12, 2014 - 3:44am
Structuring a ceramic metamaterial makes it not only strong and light, but also robust enough to recover its original shape when deformed.
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Graphene paints a corrosion-free future

Nanotechweb - September 11, 2014 - 3:29pm
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Graphene’s photothermoelectric effect for THz detection

Nanotechweb - September 11, 2014 - 2:27am
New device is as sensitive as the best THz radiation detectors but it is a million times faster.
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Malvern technology delivers Malvern reliability in multi-disciplinary lab at Queen Mary University London

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
The cross-disciplinary capabilities of Malvern Instruments' technology are being fully exploited at Queen Mary University London. The Zetasizer Nano, NanoSight Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) and...
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State University of New York Trustees Unanimously Approve SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) as New Name for Merged SUNY CNSE / SUNYIT

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
The State University of New York Board of Trustees today voted unanimously to approve SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) as the new name for the recently merged SUNY College of Nanoscale Science a...
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JPK reports on the use of the NanoTracker Optical Tweezers system at the University of Leiden to study the organisation of genomic DNA

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of the NanoTracker™ Optical Tweezers system in the Labor...
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Phosphorus a promising semiconductor: Rice University physicists find 2-D form pays no heed to defects

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
Defects damage the ideal properties of many two-dimensional materials, like carbon-based graphene. Phosphorus just shrugs.
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Nanophase Opens New Polishing Applications Support Laboratory

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanophase Technologies Corporation announced today the opening of a new polishing laboratory that will enable new product development and provide customer application support and process simulation fo...
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Diagnostic tool for therapeutic plasma medicine

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
The potential for deployment of cold plasma sources in medical and biological applications continues to increase in areas such as dentistry, surgery, wound sterilisation and general surface decontami...
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Indium/Copper Sulfide Compound Semi-Conductor Synthesized through New Method

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used a new inorganic pre-cursor in the presence of microwave and succeeded in presenting a novel method for the synthesis of a semi-conductor which can be used in solar cells.
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DELMIC and Phenom-World announce Delphi, the world’s first fully integrated tabletop fluorescence and electron microscope

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
DELMIC develops and manufactures products which are focused on high performance, user friendly, integrated microscopy solutions. In a collaborative development with electron microscope provider Phenom...
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Light detector to revolutionise night vision technology

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers have developed a light detector that could revolutionise chemical sensing and night vision technology.
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SUNY CNSE/SUNYIT Professor Awarded National Grant to Pursue Innovative Cancer Studies: $1.65 Million To Fund Research On Environmentally Influenced Cancers

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
The newly merged SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE)/SUNY Institute of Technology (SUNYIT) institution today announced the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences has...
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Tunnelling electrons make new type of transistor

Nanotechweb - September 10, 2014 - 6:18am
Device consists of an ultrathin barrier of hexagonal boron nitride sandwiched between two graphene electrodes.
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Aerotech piezo nanopositioning stages for high precision laboratory and industrial applications: New Aerotech QNP-L stages available in travel ranges from 100 µm to 600 µm

Nanotech-Now - September 9, 2014 - 9:27pm
A series of piezo nanopositioning stages that offer sub-nanometer-level performance in compact, high-stiffness packages has been introduced by Aerotech (www.aerotech.com). The new QNP-L stages are off...
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Ultra-thin Detector Captures Unprecedented Range of Light

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
New research at the University of Maryland could lead to a generation of light detectors that can see below the surface of bodies, walls, and other objects. Using the special properties of graphene, a...
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Nanoscale Characterization for Oil & Gas Industry in Houston TX on Oct 27 & 28 - Park Systems

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Park Systems, a leading manufacturer of atomic force microscopy (AFM) products just announced they are sponsoring a complimentary Oil and Gas Industry AFM Imaging and Characterization Workshop that wi...
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New piezoelectrical positioning system for microscope revolver MIPOS R120

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
With the new MIPOS R120, piezosystem jena GmbH enhances the MIPOS series with a solution for the positioning of the complete microscope revolver.
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