Nano News & Events

NNCO and Museum of Science Fiction to Collaborate on Nanotechnology and 3D Printing Panels at Awesome Con

Nanotech-Now - May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) and the Museum of Science Fiction (MOSF) have teamed up for this year’s Awesome Con to present two exciting panels, Nanotechnology: Fact from Fic...
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Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Announces Official Launch of the Eagle Platinum Tile™

Nanotech-Now - May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC PINK: INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology based energy saving solutions, today announced the launch of the Eagle Platinum Tile™ in the Eastern and Mid-West United S...
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CAP-XX Launches 0.6mm Thinline Supercapacitors for Designing Wearable, Ultra-Portable and Connected IoT Devices: Eliminated Materials and Changed Processes to Reduce Thickness and Costs to Below $1

Nanotech-Now - May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
CAP-XX (LSE: CPX), developer of flat supercapacitors for burst and back-up power in space-constrained electronic devices, today launched its Thinline series of single-cell supercapacitors. The world's...
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DiATOME enables surface preparation for AFM and FIB

Nanotech-Now - May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
DiATOME have partnered with EM Resolutions, a Saffron Walden-based consumables and accessories supplier for electron microscopy, to supply their range of high quality diamond knives in the UK.
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FEI and Weatherford Enter Into Joint Agreement for Advanced Reservoir Characterization Services

Nanotech-Now - May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
The companies will combine FEI’s digital rock analysis with Weatherford’s traditional core analysis to deliver powerful new insights for improved reservoir characterization and predictability.
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Efficiency record for black silicon solar cells jumps to 22.1 percent: Aalto University's researchers improved their previous record by over 3 absolute percents in cooperation with Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Nanotech-Now - May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
The researchers from Finland's Aalto University and Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya have obtained the record-breaking efficiency of 22.1% on nanostructured silicon solar cells as certified by Fra...
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Random nanowire configurations increase conductivity over heavily ordered configurations

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at Lehigh University have identified for the first time that a performance gain in the electrical conductivity of random metal nanowire networks can be achieved by slightly restricting nan...
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Quantum physics on tap - Nano-sized faucet offers experimental support for longstanding quantum theory

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
We all know intuitively that normal liquids flow more quickly as the channel containing them tightens. Think of a river flowing through narrow rapids.
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Graphene enables tunable microwave antenna

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Graphene antennae in the microwave part of the spectrum can be tuned by an applied voltage. This is the latest result, published in the renown physics journal Applied Physics Letters, by a pan-Europea...
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Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM): Reported successes and failures aid hot pursuit of superconductivity

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
A collaboration of researchers in Japan report on four years of extensive research into superconductivity, including the materials that were found not to have superconducting properties, as well as th...
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Kleindiek Nanotechnik makes force measurement inside your SEM/FIB easy

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Kleindiek Nanotechnik have partnered with EM Resolutions, a Saffron Walden-based consumables and accessories supplier for electron microscopy, to supply and install their range of MM3A nanomanipulator...
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Janusz Bryzek Joins MEMS Industry Group to Lead New TSensors Division - New Division will Focus on Accelerating Development of Emerging Ultra-high Volume Sensors Supporting Abundance, mHealth and IoT

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
MEMS Industry Group® (MIG), the trade association advancing micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) and sensors across global markets, today announced the creation of a new TSensors division headed by...
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ORNL demonstrates first large-scale graphene fabrication

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
One of the barriers to using graphene at a commercial scale could be overcome using a method demonstrated by researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
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CLAIRE brings electron microscopy to soft materials: Berkeley researchers develop breakthrough technique for noninvasive nanoscale imaging

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Soft matter encompasses a broad swath of materials, including liquids, polymers, gels, foam and - most importantly - biomolecules. At the heart of soft materials, governing their overall properties an...
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Partnership creates all-new, nanoscale chemical imaging technique

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
A LEADING innovator in the field of thermal analysis – vital in many fields of advanced manufacturing – has teamed up with the University of Huddersfield for research that will lead to the development...
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Iran Unveils New Home-Made Medicines, Nanotechnology Products

Nanotech-Now - May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Iran on Tuesday unveiled three new home-made drugs used to treat people with acute kidney problems, a nanotechnology mask and a water treatment system.
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Polymer encapsulation device could help treat diabetes

Nanotechweb - May 18, 2015 - 2:23am
Micro- and nano-porous thin films might be employed in cell replacement therapy.
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New Nanostructures Improve Performance of Lithium Ion Batteries

Nanotech-Now - May 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology synthesized new nanostructures that have application in the production of lithium ion batteries.
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Nano memory cell can mimic the brain’s long-term memory

Nanotech-Now - May 16, 2015 - 7:45am
RMIT University researchers have mimicked the way the human brain processes information with the development of an electronic long-term memory cell.
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Nanopores detect individual proteins

Nanotechweb - May 15, 2015 - 4:23am
New antibody model system could form the basis of a high-speed method to probe DNA-protein interactions.
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