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Local girl does good

Nanotech-Now - March 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Plenty of people are surprised that PhD student at Geneva School of Diplomacy and Scholar in the Law of Health at University of Lausanne's Institute for Work and Health ( IURST )became an Expert in...
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A mathematical equation that explains the behavior of nanofoams

Nanotech-Now - March 24, 2014 - 7:45am
A research study, participated in by Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), has discovered that nanometric-size foam structures follow the same universal laws as does soap lather: small bubbles disa...
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Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s Nitash Balsara is a Fellow of the Neutron Scattering Society of America

Nanotech-Now - March 24, 2014 - 7:45am
The Neutron Scattering Society of America has named Professor Nitash P. Balsara as one of 2014 Fellows of the Society for sustained, high impact, neutron scattering research on a broad range of polyme...
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ZEISS Crossbeam Sets New Standards in 3D Nanotomography and Nanofabrication: Fast Materials Processing and High Resolution Imaging

Nanotech-Now - March 24, 2014 - 7:45am
ZEISS will be presenting the first system of the new Crossbeam series at the MC 2013 in Regensburg, Germany. Its outstanding features include high speed in materials analysis and processing and its wi...
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Tawada CleanTech to show fabric duct and eco cool coating in MegaBuild

Nanotech-Now - March 24, 2014 - 7:45am
One stop solution provider and distributor for green building technology, Tawada CleanTech, will be exhibiting its latest energy efficient fabric air dispersion system of DuctSox and certified green E...
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Spintronic Thermoelectric Power Generators: A step towards energy efficient electronic devices

Nanotech-Now - March 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Imagine a computer so efficient that it can recycle its own waste heat to produce electricity. While such an idea may seem far-fetched today, significant progress has already been made to realize the...
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Picodeon’s PLD technology enables microstructural control

Nanotech-Now - March 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Finnish thin film coating specialist Picodeon Ltd Oy has developed its ultra-short pulsed laser deposition (USPLD) surface coating technology to be able to create either porous or dense aluminium oxid...
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van der Waals crystals improve organic electronics

Nanotechweb - March 24, 2014 - 4:41am
Applications could include flexible transistors, displays and solid-state lighting
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Graphene Contact Lenses Let You See in the Dark

Nanotech-Now - March 23, 2014 - 11:50am
Thanks to graphene contact lenses, we all might be able to experience soon the super hero ability of having night vision. According to Zhaohui Zhong, an assistant professor of electrical and computer...
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Nanoparticle based coating for aircraft engines may triple service life and reduce fuel consumption

Nanotech-Now - March 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers at University West in Sweden have started using nanoparticles in the heat-insulating surface layer that protects aircraft engines from heat. In tests, this increased the service life of th...
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NanoTecNexus to Host "Chemistry of Wine" Fundraiser in Support of STEM Education - Collaborations Key to Success -

Nanotech-Now - March 22, 2014 - 7:45am
NanoTecNexus (NTN), a leading nanotech educational organization will host a wine tasting and fundraiser in support of its first national scale education program exhibit at the 3rd USA Science & Engine...
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Malvern Instruments specialist presents session at Nanomaterials for Industry, April 6 - 9 2014

Nanotech-Now - March 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Ciaran Murphy, Head of Product Management at Malvern Instruments, will present ‘Nanomaterials Characterization Challenges', discussing the high resolution analytical techniques available to assess the...
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Optical tweezers grab nanometre-sized objects

Nanotech-Now - March 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Optical "nanotweezers" that can grasp and move objects just a few tens of nanometres in size have been created by researchers in Spain and Australia. The new tool is gentle enough to grasp tiny object...
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Anti-counterfeit 'fingerprints' made from silver nanowires

Nanotech-Now - March 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Unique patterns made from tiny, randomly scattered silver nanowires have been created by a group of researchers from South Korea in an attempt to authenticate goods and tackle the growing problem of c...
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Array of hope for silicon solar cells

Nanotechweb - March 22, 2014 - 6:18am
The enhanced light absorption in single silicon nanowires does prevail when scaled up into nanowire arrays
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Pump-and-probe measures ultrafast electrons in graphene

Nanotechweb - March 21, 2014 - 5:41am
New study will help design better optoelectronics and terahertz devices based on the carbon sheet
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Optical tweezers grab nanometre-sized objects

Nanotechweb - March 21, 2014 - 5:15am
Low intensity lasers manipulate objects the size of a virus
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Waterloo, Technion Partner to Advance Research, Commercialization

Nanotech-Now - March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Two of the world's top innovation universities hope to accelerate breakthroughs in research and commercialization with a new agreement signed during a joint conference in Israel today, Tuesday, March...
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NanoDiode launches Survey to examine Citizens’ Views on Nanotechnologies

Nanotech-Now - March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
The NanoDiode project has made available an online survey in 10 different languages that aims to generate in-depth knowledge of public preferences for nanotechnologies in order to enable responsive po...
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FibeRio® to Present “Polyester Nanofibers for Oil and Fuel Filtration" at AFS Spring 2014 Conference

Nanotech-Now - March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
FibeRio® Technology Corporation, the developer and manufacturer of ground breaking Forcespinning® nanofiber production systems, today announced that Leonard R. Castellano will be presenting "Polyester...
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