Nano News & Events

Nanoporous hydroxide makes good supercapacitor

Nanotechweb - September 22, 2014 - 2:49am
Thin film has a high capacitance and promising energy and power densities, and so could be ideal for practical devices.
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IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting To Celebrate 60th Anniversary as The Leading Technical Conference for Advanced Semiconductor Devices

Nanotech-Now - September 20, 2014 - 7:45am
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...
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FEI Opens New Technology Center in Czech Republic: FEI expands its presence in Brno with the opening of a new, larger facility

Nanotech-Now - September 20, 2014 - 7:45am
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...
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Biosensors Get a Boost from Graphene Partnership: $5 Million Investment Supports Dozens of Jobs and Development of 300mm Fabrication Process and Wafer Transfer Facility

Nanotech-Now - September 20, 2014 - 7:45am
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...
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Nanotubes couple up

Nanotechweb - September 19, 2014 - 10:48am
First observation of strong inter-tube coupling in “incommensurate” DWCNTS could help in the development of better electronics devices from these nanomaterials.
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New plasmonic nanolaser is cavity-free

Nanotechweb - September 19, 2014 - 3:02am
Proposed device could improve optical telecommunications.
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Next-Gen Luxury RV From Global Caravan Technologies Will Offer MagicView Roof and Windshield Using SPD-SmartGlass Technology From Research Frontiers: Recreational Vehicle Manufacturer Global Caravan Technologies (GCT) Features 28 Square Feet of MagicView™

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
When production starts in 2015, the world's first carbon fiber RV from Global Caravan Technologies will offer the ultimate in luxury and performance. The new towable CR-1 Carbon RV is a futuristic pr...
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PEN Inc. Chairman, Scott Rickert, Will Webcast a Live Company Update September 25, 1 PM EDT

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) (PEN) today announced that Dr. Scott Rickert, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will present a live company update webcast on September 25, 2014 at 1 pm EDT. On September 5,...
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New NPZ100-403 Piezo Stage from nPoint Inc.

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
The NPXY100-403 piezo stage is the newest addition to nPoint's nanopositioning lineup. This stage is designed for applications where high speed is necessary while carrying heavier loads.
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Scientists refine formula for nanotube types: Rice University theorists determine factors that give tubes their chiral angles

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Many a great idea springs from talks over a cup of coffee. But it's rare and wonderful when a revelation comes from the cup itself.

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New non-invasive technique could revolutionize the imaging of metastatic cancer

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Bioluminescence, nanoparticles, gene manipulation - these sound like the ideas of a science fiction writer, but, in fact, they are components of an exciting new approach to imaging local and metastati...
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Toward making lithium-sulfur batteries a commercial reality for a bigger energy punch

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
A fevered search for the next great high-energy, rechargeable battery technology is on. Scientists are now reporting they have overcome key obstacles toward making lithium-sulfur (Li-S) batteries, whi...
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Recruiting bacteria to be technology innovation partners:

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
For most people biofilms conjure up images of slippery stones in a streambed and dirty drains. While there are plenty of "bad" biofilms around - they even cause pesky dental plaque and a host of other...
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Nanoscience makes your wine better

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
One sip of a perfectly poured glass of wine leads to an explosion of flavours in your mouth. Researchers at Aarhus University have now developed a nanosensor that can mimic what happens in your mouth...
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Carbon Sciences Developing Breakthrough Technology to Mass-Produce Graphene -- the New Miracle Material: Company Enters Into an Agreement With the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) to Fund the Further Development of a New Graphene Process

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to mass-produce graphene, the new miracle material, today announced that it recently entered into an agreement with the...
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Nanoribbon film keeps glass ice-free: Rice University lab refines deicing film that allows radio frequencies to pass

Nanotech-Now - September 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Rice University scientists who created a deicing film for radar domes have now refined the technology to work as a transparent coating for glass.
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Ionic crystals go 1D

Nanotechweb - September 18, 2014 - 2:38am
Researchers in Japan have made the first truly one-dimensional diatomic chains inside CNTs.
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Elusive Quantum Transformations Found Near Absolute Zero: Brookhaven Lab and Stony Brook University researchers measured the quantum fluctuations behind a novel magnetic material's ultra-cold ferromagnetic phase transition

Nanotech-Now - September 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Heat drives classical phase transitions-think solid, liquid, and gas-but much stranger things can happen when the temperature drops. If phase transitions occur at the coldest temperatures imaginable,...
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'Squid skin' metamaterials project yields vivid color display: Rice lab creates RGB color display technology with aluminum nanorods

Nanotech-Now - September 16, 2014 - 7:45am
The quest to create artificial "squid skin" -- camouflaging metamaterials that can "see" colors and automatically blend into the background -- is one step closer to reality, thanks to a breakthrough c...
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Dolomite to launch Meros TCU-100 temperature controller at Lab-on-a-Chip & Microarray World Congress

Nanotech-Now - September 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Microfluidics specialist Dolomite will be launching the Meros TCU-100 at this year's Lab-on-a-Chip & Microarray World Congress in San Diego, USA, from the 18th to the 19th September. The first module...
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