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Aluminum battery from Stanford offers safe alternative to conventional batteries

Nanotech-Now - April 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Stanford University scientists have invented the first high-performance aluminum battery that's fast-charging, long-lasting and inexpensive. Researchers say the new technology offers a safe alternativ...
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In situ production of biofunctionalised few-layer defect-free microsheets of graphene

Nanotech-Now - April 8, 2015 - 7:45am
This potentially scalable graphene production method has just been published in Advanced Functional Materials by the ICN2 Nanobioelectronics and Biosensors Group, led by ICREA Prof Arben Merkoçi, in c...
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Better sensors for medical imaging, contraband detection: Magnetic-field detector is 1,000 times more efficient than its predecessors

Nanotech-Now - April 8, 2015 - 7:45am
MIT researchers have developed a new, ultrasensitive magnetic-field detector that is 1,000 times more energy-efficient than its predecessors. It could lead to miniaturized, battery-powered devices for...
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Application of Egg White in Production of Nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - April 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Mashhad University of Medical Sciences proposed the application of egg white as the size-controlling agent in the production of oxide nanoparticles.
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Scientists Find New Method to Determine Anti-Depression Drug in Biological Samples

Nanotech-Now - April 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Bu-Ali Sina University of Hamedan succeeded in the production of a sensor which can be used in a sensitive tool to measure an anti-depression drug.
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Atoms interfere in new Hong-Ou-Mandel experiment

Nanotechweb - April 8, 2015 - 5:51am
(with audio) Observations could be important for testing fundamental concepts in physics such as Bell’s inequalities and the quantum-to-classical transition.
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Crystal-handedness revealed by twisted electron beams

Nanotechweb - April 7, 2015 - 9:50am
A modified electron-microscopy technique could measure chirality of single molecules
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