Nano News & Events

LetiDays Grenoble to Present Multiple Perspectives on Development, Challenges and Markets for the IoT

Nanotech-Now - April 15, 2014 - 7:45am
Industrial leaders, research experts and analysts will present multiple perspectives on the development, challenges and markets for the Internet of Things during LetiDays Grenoble, June 25-26, 2014.
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Nano shake-up: UD researchers demonstrate that processing can affect size of nanocarriers for targeted drug delivery

Nanotech-Now - April 15, 2014 - 7:45am
Significant advances have been made in chemotherapy over the past decade, but targeting drugs to cancer cells while avoiding healthy tissues continues to be a major challenge.
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Quantum manipulation: Filling the gap between quantum and classical world

Nanotech-Now - April 15, 2014 - 7:45am
Quantum superposition is a fundamental and also intriguing property of the quantum world. Because of superposition, a quantum system can be in two different states simultaneously, like a cat that can...
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Scientists open door to better solar cells, superconductors and hard-drives: Research enhances understanding of materials interfaces

Nanotech-Now - April 15, 2014 - 7:45am
Using DESY's bright research light sources, scientists have opened a new door to better solar cells, novel superconductors and smaller hard-drives. The research reported in the scientific journal Natu...
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Properties of Coatings Used in Electrical Insulators Modified by Iranian Researchers

Nanotech-Now - April 15, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tarbiat Modarres University succeeded in the production of self-cleaning coating with many applications in power industries, specially in the zones that are polluted with indu...
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Iran to Hold 2nd National Conference on Nanotechnology in Power, Energy Industries

Nanotech-Now - April 15, 2014 - 7:45am
The Second National Conference on the applications of Nanotechnology in the Power and Energy Industries will be held by Niroo Research Institute and Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council in Tehran on...
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Better solar cells, better LED light and vast optical possibilities

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
Changes at the atom level in nanowires offer vast possibilities for improvement of solar cells and LED light. NTNU-researchers have discovered that by tuning a small strain on single nanowires they ca...
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Effects of Carbon Nanotubes Studied on Pregnant Mothers

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, in association with researchers from Veterinary Medicine, Razi University of Kermanshah, studied the effect...
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Premier Healthcare Pitch Competition comes to Atlanta this May

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
Round2Funding invites early stage healthcare Companies to apply for THE MAIN EVENT to be held May 17th at the Georgia Tech Conference Center. Companies will have the opportunity to present to medical...
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In latest generation of tiny biosensors, size isn't everything: UCLA researchers overturn conventional wisdom on nanowire-based diagnostic devices

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
When it comes to nanomedicine, smaller is — surprisingly — not always better. UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science researchers have determined that the diminutive size of na...
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Obducat has launched a new generation of SINDRE® Nano Imprint production system

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
OBDUCAT, leading manufacturer of lithography solutions based on nanoimprint lithography (NIL), launches 2nd generation SINDRE® with industry-leading productivity. With the improved performance it will...
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Printed Electronics Europe - Plastic Logic shows a flexible OLED display for wearable devices

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
Plastic Logic demonstrated a flexible AMOLED display at Printed Electronics Europe, an event organised by IDTechEx. The flexible device is the direct result of a recently announced collaboration with...
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Catching the (Invisible) Wave: UC Santa Barbara researchers create a unique semiconductor that manipulates light in the invisible infrared/terahertz range, paving the way for new and enhanced applications

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
In a feat that may provide a promising array of applications, from energy efficiency to telecommunications to enhanced imaging, researchers at UC Santa Barbara have created a compound semiconductor of...
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Gas Composition in Vacua

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
Hiden Analytical offer an extensive range of quadrupole residual gas analysers for diverse vacuum applications through the pressure range from millibar through to extreme high vacuum(XHV). The catalog...
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Agilent Technologies Announces Fourth NanoMeasure Scientific Symposium: National Center for Nanoscience and Technology in Beijing to Host Event

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that NanoMeasure 2014, a scientific symposium, will take place Sept. 16-17 at the National Center for Nanoscience and Technology in Beijing, China....
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Virus structure inspires novel understanding of onion-like carbon nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - April 13, 2014 - 7:45am
Symmetry is ubiquitous in the natural world. It occurs in gemstones and snowflakes and even in biology, an area typically associated with complexity and diversity. There are striking examples: the sha...
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Graphene Supermarket to offer HDPlas™ by Haydale, a High-Performance Graphene Material

Nanotech-Now - April 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Haydale and Graphene Laboratories, Inc. are pleased to announce that the HDPlas™ range of novel high-performance graphene materials will be offered by the leading source of graphene materials, the Gra...
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Malvern Instruments’ Alan Rawle is invited speaker in Brian Scarlett Memorial Session at World Congress for Particle Technology in Beijing

Nanotech-Now - April 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Dr. Alan Rawle, Applications Manager for Malvern Instruments, has been invited to speak as part of the Brian Scarlett Memorial Session at the 7th World Congress for Particle Technology (WCPT 7), which...
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Scientists in Singapore develop novel ultra-fast electrical circuits using light-generated tunneling currents

Nanotech-Now - April 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Scientists in Singapore have successfully designed and fabricated electrical circuits that can operate at hundreds of terahertz frequencies, which is tens of thousands times faster than today's state-...
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Silica Nanocomposite Used in Production of pH-Sensitive Oral Drug Nanocarrier

Nanotech-Now - April 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used modified silica nanocomposite and produced edible drug nanocarrier through a simple method which is sensitive to pH value and reduces the amount of the consumed drug and its s...
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