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Identifying Commercial Success Stories from the National Nanotechnology Initiative: National Nanotechnology Coordination Office and White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Issue a Request for Information on NNI-Supported Success Stories

InterNano Industry News - March 18, 2016 - 3:45am
he National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) are asking for examples of commercialization success stories arising from Feder...
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An alternative to platinum: Iron-nitrogen compounds as catalysts in graphene

InterNano Industry News - March 12, 2016 - 4:45am
Fuel cells convert the chemical energy stored in hydrogen (H2) into electrical energy by electrochemically "combusting" hydrogen gas with oxygen (O2) from the air into water (H2O), thereby generating...
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Wrapping Silicon Sawdust in a Graphene Cage Improves Lithium-Ion Battery Performance

InterNano Industry News - March 12, 2016 - 4:45am
For years, scientists have been trying to use silicon to produce a lithium-ion battery anode capable of storing 10 times more energy than the existing commercial anodes, and making smaller and lighter...
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New Technique May Open Up Effective Way to Produce Metallic/Semiconducting Nanomaterials

InterNano Industry News - March 12, 2016 - 4:45am
A team of Korean researchers, affiliated with UNIST has recently pioneered in developing a new simple nanowire manufacturing technique that uses self-catalytic growth process assisted by thermal...
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Nanofabrication of a silicon chip with all quantum info processor - Next Big Future

InterNano Industry News - March 8, 2016 - 4:45am
Next Big FutureNanofabrication of a silicon chip with all quantum info processorNext Big Future"We can make a lot of these nanodevices easily by copying our design hundreds or thousands of times, without much additional effort or cost," said Carsten Schuck, post-doctoral researcher and lead author of the paper. "It's similar to what people in ...New chip unlocks computer potentialYale Daily News (blog)all 2 news articles »
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