Nano News & Events

Two-lock box delivers cancer therapy: Rice University researchers find new possibilities for benign, ‘tunable’ virus

Nanotech-Now - May 7, 2014 - 7:45am
Rice University scientists have designed a tunable virus that works like a safe deposit box. It takes two keys to open it and release its therapeutic cargo.
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Graphene for Real-World Devices: New research in phonon scattering sheds more light on graphene as a replacement for silicon

Nanotech-Now - May 7, 2014 - 7:45am
Graphene, a one-atom-thick form of the carbon material graphite, has been hailed as a wonder material — strong, light, nearly transparent, and an excellent conductor of electricity and heat. But a num...
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SEMATECH Achieves Breakthrough Defect Reductions in EUV Mask Blanks: Technologists at SEMATECH Successfully Reduce Defects from Multi-layer Deposition of Mask Blanks, Meeting the Defect Requirements for Early Introduction of EUV

Nanotech-Now - May 7, 2014 - 7:45am
SEMATECH announced today that researchers have reached a significant milestone in reducing tool-generated defects from the multi-layer deposition of mask blanks used for extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lith...
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Removal of Organic Pollutant Tripled by New Nanocomposite Compared to Pure Titania

Nanotech-Now - May 7, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Malayer University succeeded in the production of a type of nanocomposite that helps better removal of organic pollutants up to three times in comparison with pure titania.
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Pixelligent Joins Nation¹s Leading Lighting Center ­ Smart Lighting ERC at RPI

Nanotech-Now - May 7, 2014 - 7:45am
Pixelligent Technologies, the global manufacturer of PixClear™ high index materials and nanocrystal dispersions for the solid state lighting and flat panel display industries, announced today that it...
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Graphenea gets new corporate image, celebrates fourth anniversary: After four years of existence, Graphenea has revamped its corporate image and website this month

Nanotech-Now - May 7, 2014 - 7:45am
On our company website, one can still find the high quality graphene oxide and graphene films, as well as other graphene products. Alongside, the Graphenea website boasts a list of publications, addre...
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A dip in seawater energizes graphene

Nanotechweb - May 7, 2014 - 6:04am
First observations of an induced "waving potential" when graphene is dipped into an ionic solution suggests possible applications in self-powered sensors and monitors, as well as in remote ocean devices.
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