Nano News & Events

Nature Communications: ultrasensitive magnetoplasmonic sensors

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Research focuses on materials and technologies based on exploiting the coupling of light with electronic charge oscillations, the so-called localized surface plasmon resonances, in metallic nanostruct...
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Paper Published on Keystone Nano’s Ceramide Nanoliposome Program

Nanotech-Now - June 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Keystone Nano is pleased to announce the publication of a manuscript describing the preclinical development of the company’s lead product, the Ceramide Nanoliposome (CNL). This product is designed to...
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Framework materials yield to pressure

Nanotech-Now - June 13, 2015 - 7:45am
Pressure is a powerful thermodynamic variable that enables the structure, bonding and reactivity of matter to be altered. In materials science it has become an indispensable research tool in the quest...
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Lehigh University researchers unveil engineering innovations at TechConnect 2015: TechConnect is the world's largest accelerator for industry-vetted emerging-technologies ready for commercialization

Nanotech-Now - June 13, 2015 - 7:45am
Lehigh University engineers, materials scientists and chemists will present their innovative breakthroughs to a national showcase of investors and industrial partners at the TechConnect 2015 World Inn...
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The European project SVARNISH, a step forward in the food packaging sector

Nanotech-Now - June 13, 2015 - 7:45am
The two-year project Svarnish left behind 18 months and continues successfully. The project will develop a varnish with antimicrobial, oxygen and water vapour barrier properties and improved physic m...
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Green LEDs emit purest colour yet

Nanotechweb - June 12, 2015 - 6:05am
Toronto team makes first tuneable light-emitting diodes from colloidal cadmium selenide-sulphide alloyed nanoplatelets.
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How to make a better quantum thermometer

Nanotechweb - June 12, 2015 - 6:05am
Physicists develop theoretical framework for measuring heat in tiny objects.
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Porous graphene envelope improves performance of platinum catalysts

Nanotechweb - June 11, 2015 - 4:18am
Encapsulating Pt nanoparticles with carbon layers also makes them more resistant to catalytic degradation.
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Arrowhead Receives Orphan Drug Designation for ARC-AAT

Nanotech-Now - June 11, 2015 - 12:43am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted ARC-A...
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MIPT physicists develop ultrasensitive nanomechanical biosensor

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
It can analyze the chemical composition of substances and detect biological objects, such as viral disease markers, which appear when the immune system responds to incurable or hard-to-cure diseases,...
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NIST's 'nano-raspberries' could bear fruit in fuel cells

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a fast, simple process for making platinum 'nano-raspberries' -- microscopic clusters of nanoscale particles of...
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Filming the film: Scientists observe photographic exposure live at the nanoscale: Advanced method opens up new opportunities for investigation of dynamic processes

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Photoinduced chemical reactions are responsible for many fundamental processes and technologies, from energy conversion in nature to micro fabrication by photo-lithography. One process that is known f...
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Mesoporous Particles for the Development of Drug Delivery System Safe to Human Bodies

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
A research group led by MANA Scientist Kohsaku Kawakami, postdoctoral researcher Shaoling Zhang and MANA Principal Investigator Katsuhiko Ariga, at the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitect...
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Development of Gold Nanoparticles That Control Osteogenic Differentiation of Stem Cells

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Tissue Regeneration Materials Unit (Guoping Chen, Unit Director) at the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA) (Masakazu Aono, Director General, MANA), NIMS (Sukekatsu Ushioda, P...
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Lake Shore Nanotech exhibit to highlight tools for nanoscale device and material characterization: Focus on MicroMag™ VSM/AGM magnetometers and cryogenic probe stations

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Lake Shore Cryotronics, a leading innovator in solutions for measurement over a wide range of temperature and magnetic field conditions, will exhibit its systems for advanced nanoscale device and mate...
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Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Article About the Evolution of Roof Coatings in Durability + Design Magazine

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC PINK: INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology based energy-saving solutions, is pleased to announce their feature article in the April issue of Durability + Design Maga...
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Harris & Harris Group to Speak at HESI Annual Meeting: Managing Director and Chief Strategy Officer Will Lead a Discussion on Investing in Innovation at Annual Meeting

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, continues its support of innovation in the sciences by speaking at this year's ILSI He...
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Nanospace-Controlled Gold Material Created Using Molecular Technology

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
A research group led by Yusuke Yamauchi, an Independent Scientist at the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA), NIMS (Sukekatsu Ushioda, President), in cooperation with other re...
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Stable Perovskite Solar Cells Developed through Structural Simplification

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Perovskite solar cells are promising low-cost and highly-efficient next-generation solar cells. The ad hoc Team on Perovskite PV Cells (Kenjiro Miyano, Team Leader) at the Global Research Center for E...
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Doped nanocrystals blink and delay

Nanotechweb - June 10, 2015 - 7:08am
How do electrons and holes produce intermittent fluorescence in semiconductors?
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