Nano News & Events

Studies on exotic superfluids in spin-orbit coupled Fermi gases were reviewed

Nanotech-Now - January 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Ultracold atomic gases have been widely considered as ideal platforms for quantum simulation. Thanks to the clean environment and the highly tunable parameters in these systems, many interesting physi...
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A qubit candidate shines brighter: Precisely placing imperfections called 'nitrogen vacancy centers' within nano-sized diamond structures can boost their fluorescence, a key step toward using the defects in future quantum computers

Nanotech-Now - January 4, 2015 - 7:45am
In the race to design the world's first universal quantum computer, a special kind of diamond defect called a nitrogen vacancy (NV) center is playing a big role. NV centers consist of a nitrogen atom...
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CCNY study unveils new half-light half-matter quantum particles

Nanotech-Now - January 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Prospects of developing computing and communication technologies based on quantum properties of light and matter may have taken a major step forward thanks to research by City College of New York phys...
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Microscopy Reveals how Atom-High Steps Impede Oxidation of Metal Surfaces

Nanotech-Now - January 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Rust never sleeps. Whether a reference to the 1979 Neil Young album or a product designed to protect metal surfaces, the phrase invokes the idea that corrosion from oxidation-the more general chemical...
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Nanotechnology Applied to Remove Heavy Metallic Ions from Water

Nanotech-Now - January 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used nanotechnology to produce super bio-magnetic sorbent for the removal of pollutions dissolved in water.
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Iranian Scientists Produce Silver Nanoparticles from Eucalyptus Extract

Nanotech-Now - January 2, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers succeeded in the production of silver nanoparticles from eucalyptus extract.
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Production of Nanosorbent in Iran to Remove Aromatic Pollutants

Nanotech-Now - January 2, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman succeeded in the production of a sorbent with comparable advantages over the commercial sorbents in the extraction and removal of pollutant...
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