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University members prepare for the opening of Scott Hall - CMU The Tartan Online

InterNano Industry News - June 16, 2016 - 3:45am
CMU The Tartan OnlineUniversity members prepare for the opening of Scott HallCMU The Tartan OnlineThe Sherman and Joyce Bowie Scott Hall is the most recent addition to the Carnegie Mellon campus. The new home for the Biomedical Engineering Department, Nano Fabrication, and Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation, set to officially open on ...
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Speedy printing of smart surfaces

InterNano Industry News - June 16, 2016 - 3:45am
A roll-to-roll printer stamps nanoscale features onto sheets of materials
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Reclaiming mercury from spent fluorescent bulbs

InterNano Industry News - June 16, 2016 - 3:45am
New process might offer a more energy-efficient alternative to current recycling methods
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NSF hosts 26 hands-on exhibits at largest U.S. science and engineering festival

InterNano Industry News - June 8, 2016 - 3:45am
Augmented reality sandboxes, mammoth robotic sculptures, the science of guitars, and actor Wil Wheaton's crowning of winners from the National Science Foundation (NSF) competition, Generation Nano: Small Science, Superheroes, are just a few NSF activities that visitors can experience at the fourth USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C., April 15-17, the nation's largest science and engineering festival. The free event aims to inspire next-generation ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=138292&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF News item.
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Sticky gecko-inspired material conducts electricity

InterNano Industry News - June 2, 2016 - 3:45am
Flexible adhesive patch could lead to better electrodes for heart monitors and fitness sensors
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Catalyst could make production of key chemical more eco-friendly

InterNano Industry News - June 2, 2016 - 3:45am
The world has more carbon dioxide than it needs, and a team of Brown University chemists has come up with a potential way to put some of it to good use.
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Unraveling truly one-dimensional carbon solids: Direct proof of stable ultra-long 1-D carbon chains as a route to carbyne

InterNano Industry News - May 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Even in its elemental form, the high bond versatility of carbon allows for many different well-known materials, including diamond and graphite. A single layer of graphite, termed graphene, can then be...
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Model aids efforts to reduce cost of carbon nanostructures for industry, research

InterNano Industry News - May 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Analysis of Hydrogen Plasma in a Microwave Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition Reactor G. Shivkumar,1 S. S. Tholeti,1 M. A. Alrefae,2 T. S. Fisher,2 and A. A. Alexeenko1,a 1School of Aeronautics a...
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