Nano News & Events

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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Banked blood grows stiffer with age, study finds

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
It may look like fresh blood and flow like fresh blood, but the longer blood is stored, the less it can carry oxygen into the tiny microcapillaries of the body, says a new study from University of Il...
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Newly-Developed Nanosensor Controls Amount of Edible Dyes in Foodstuff Products

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tabriz University succeeded in the production of a nanosensor that is capable of measuring edible dyes sensitively, selectively and simultaneously.
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Ultrasensitive Biosensor from Molybdenite Semiconductor Outshines Graphene

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
UC Santa Barbara researchers demonstrate atomically thin, ultrasensitive and scalable molybdenum disulfide field-effect transistor based biosensors and establish their potential for single-molecule de...
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Magnetic nanocubes self-assemble into helical superstructures

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Materials made from nanoparticles hold promise for myriad applications, from improved solar energy production to perfect touch screens. The challenge in creating these wonder-materials is organizing t...
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Jeff Andreson to Join Nanometrics as Chief Financial Officer

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control metrology and inspection systems, today announced that Jeffrey S. Andreson will join Nanometrics as its Chief Fin...
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Atomically thin material opens door for integrated nanophotonic circuits

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
A new combination of materials can efficiently guide electricity and light along the same tiny wire, a finding that could be a step towards building computer chips capable of transporting digital info...
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Nano-pea pod model widens electronics applications: A new theoretical model explains how a nanostructure, such as the nano-pea pod, can exhibit localised electrons

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Periodic chain-like nanostructures are widely used in nanoelectronics. Typically, chain elements include the likes of quantum rings, quantum dots, or quantum graphs. Such a structure enables electrons...
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CdTe ink makes high-efficiency solar cell

Nanotechweb - September 8, 2014 - 4:46am
Devices made using cadmium telluride layers have a sunlight-to-power conversion of efficiency of more than 10%.
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Fullerex: Talga Resources Joins INSCX™ Exchange

Nanotech-Now - September 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Talga Resources Ltd. (ASX:TLG), the West Australian based resource and development company confirms its registration today as a principal producer (commercial user) on INSCX™ exchange, the world marke...
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Graphene drum could make good motion sensor and memory chip

Nanotechweb - September 5, 2014 - 5:02am
Kavli researchers couple carbon resonator to a superconducting microwave cavity for the first time.
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Watching nucleation from start to finish

Nanotechweb - September 5, 2014 - 4:38am
Transmission electron microscopy obervations reveal the formation of the mineral calcium carbonate from start to finish.
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Malvern Instruments & Aurora Water conference presentation illustrates value and cost-saving potential of on-line zeta potential in water treatment: 2014 RMSAWWA/RMWEA Joint Annual Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA September 7th – 10th

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Malvern Instruments (Malvern, UK) and Aurora Water (Aurora, Colorado, USA) will present new research on the value of online zeta potential measurements for water treatment at the 2014 RMSAWWA/RMWEA Jo...
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FEI Releases New Helios NanoLab G3 DualBeam: Next generation DualBeam extends Helios performance leadership while enhancing usability with a new user interface and workflow-specific configurations

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) announced today the release of the next generation of its industry-leading Helios NanoLab™ DualBeam™. The Helios NanoLab G3 DualBeam extends the Helios family's leadership position...
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FEI Announces Teneo VS for 3D Volume Imaging of Cells and Tissues

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
The Teneo VS delivers excellent resolution over large volumes to allow life scientists to explore the structure and interactions of cells and tissues down to the nanometer scale.
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Beneq launches nFOG™ wet coating technology

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Beneq is pleased to announce the launch of its new atmospheric wet coating technology called nFOG™ for use in applications such as anti-reflective coatings for large-sized glass. This new technology c...
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PEN Inc. Announces New Trading Symbol: PENC: Stock Continues Trading on the OTCQB

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) (PEN) today announced that, effective immediately, the company will trade on the OTCQB exchange under the trading symbol PENC.
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Peptoid Nanosheets at the Oil/Water Interface: Berkeley Lab Reports New Route to Novel Family of Biomimetic Materials

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
From the people who brought us peptoid nanosheets that form at the interface between air and water, now come peptoid nanosheets that form at the interface between oil and water. Scientists at the U.S...
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Handheld scanner could make brain tumor removal more complete, reducing recurrence

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Cancerous brain tumors are notorious for growing back despite surgical attempts to remove them — and for leading to a dire prognosis for patients. But scientists are developing a new way to try to roo...
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Scientists Use Nanotechnology to Improve Mechanical Properties of Ceramics

Nanotech-Now - September 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers from Iran University of Science and Technology in association with researchers from EPFL University in Switzerland and University of Stockholm, Sweden, used nanotechnology to increase frac...
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