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Graphene 2014: outstanding program is online 700 attendees registered

Nanotech-Now - April 9, 2014 - 7:45am
Graphene 2014, the International Conference & Exhibition on Graphene, to be held in Toulouse (France), from May 06-09 announces the online program.
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Graphene nanoribbons as electronic switches: A new theoretical study shows the conductivity conditions under which graphene nanoribbons can become switches in externally controlled electronic devices

Nanotech-Now - April 9, 2014 - 7:45am
One of graphene's most sought-after properties is its high conductivity. Argentinian and Brazilian physicists have now successfully calculated the conditions of the transport, or conductance mechanism...
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Domain walls in nanowires cleverly set in motion: Important prerequisite for the development of nano-components for data storage and sensor technology / Publication in Nature Communications

Nanotech-Now - April 9, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have achieved a major breakthrough in the development of methods of information processing in nanomagnets. Using a new trick, they have been ab...
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Scalable CVD process for making 2-D molybdenum diselenide: Rice, NTU scientists unveil CVD production for coveted 2-D semiconductor

Nanotech-Now - April 9, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanoengineering researchers at Rice University and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have unveiled a potentially scalable method for making one-atom-thick layers of molybdenum diselenide -...
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Trees go high-tech: process turns cellulose into energy storage devices

Nanotech-Now - April 9, 2014 - 7:45am
Based on a fundamental chemical discovery by scientists at Oregon State University, it appears that trees may soon play a major role in making high-tech energy storage devices.
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Microwaves reverse magnetization

Nanotechweb - April 9, 2014 - 6:37am
New technique might be used to optimize hard drive writing times or help advance new MRAM device technologies
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First principles shine a light on LED design

Nanotechweb - April 9, 2014 - 5:35am
Studies of light-emitting diodes based on diffusion theory rather than simulations will for the first time allow lighting engineers to predict LED behaviour.
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Harris & Harris Group Notes Mersana's Collaboration Agreement With Subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceutical Co.

Nanotech-Now - April 9, 2014 - 1:03am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, notes the announcement by portfolio company, Mersana Therapeutics, Inc., that it has e...
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