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Ki-Bum Lee Patents Technology To Advance Stem Cell Therapeutics

Nanotech-Now - November 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Associate Professor Ki-Bum Lee has developed patent-pending technology that may overcome one of the critical barriers to harnessing the full therapeutic potential of stem cells.
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Bio-Inspired Bleeding Control: Taking a cue from the human body’s own coagulation processes, researchers at UC Santa Barbara synthesize platelet-like nanoparticles that can do more than clot blood - See more at: http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2014/014506/bio-in

Nanotech-Now - November 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Stanching the free flow of blood from an injury remains a holy grail of clinical medicine. Controlling blood flow is a primary concern and first line of defense for patients and medical staff in many...
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Leti Will Present 17 Papers at 2014 IEDM; the Highest-ever Total Includes Four Invited Papers: Institute also Will Present its Latest Results in Key Technologies and Its Roadmap for Silicon Nano-technologies at Workshop

Nanotech-Now - November 16, 2014 - 7:45am
CEA-Leti will present 17 papers at the 2014 IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) Dec. 15-17 in San Francisco, Calif. The total is the most ever for Leti and it includes four invited pape...
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Mathematical Model Predicts Vibrating Behavior of Conical Shell's Nanocomposite Objects

Nanotech-Now - November 15, 2014 - 12:04pm
Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology presented a mathematical model to predict vibrating behavior of conical shell's nanocomposite objects.
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SUNY Poly Student Awarded Fellowship with the U.S. Department of Energy's Postgraduate Research Program: Ph.D. Candidate Accepts Postmaster's Appointment To Conduct Research At Albany NanoTech Complex

Nanotech-Now - November 14, 2014 - 7:45am
As testament to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's leadership and support of New York's innovation-education model, SUNY Polytechnic Institute today announced research student Gnanaprakash Dharmalingam has ac...
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New way to move atomically thin semiconductors for use in flexible devices

Nanotech-Now - November 14, 2014 - 7:45am
"Surface Energy-Assisted Perfect Transfer of Centimeter-Scale Monolayer and Fewlayer MoS2 Films onto Arbitrary Substrates" Authors: Alper Gurarslan, Yifei Yu, Yiling Yu, Francisco Suarez, Shanshan...
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Functional Nanocoatings For Filtration Media Presented By Europlasma At Filtration 2014: Visit Europlasma booth 624 at Filtration 2014, Baltimore, November 19th and 20th

Nanotech-Now - November 14, 2014 - 7:45am
Belgium based Europlasma, a global leader in low pressure plasma technology, is pleased to present, during Filtration 2014, its family of innovative nanocoatings for the filtration industry under the...
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Layered tunnel junction reads single molecules

Nanotechweb - November 14, 2014 - 3:55am
New technique could sequence DNA.
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Only the fittest lattice optics will survive

Nanotechweb - November 13, 2014 - 11:49am
Northwestern researchers have designed new types of artificially structured optical materials thanks to an algorithm based on Darwinian evolutionary principles.
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Carbon nanotubes indiscriminately boost transistors

Nanotechweb - November 12, 2014 - 12:45pm
Carbon nanotube electrodes improve organic thin-film transistor performance regardless of the film morphology and structure, studies show.
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Open Materials Development Will Be Key for HP's Success in 3D Printing: HP can make a big splash in 3D printing, but it needs to shore up technology claims and avoid the temptation of the razor/razor blade business model in order to flourish

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Hewlett-Packard (HP) recently released a white paper detailing its planned 3D printer. HP's "Multi Jet Fusion" system claims a tenfold increase in build speed, improved part quality with controllable...
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Dyesol (ASX:DYE) signs agreement with SPECIFIC - marking next steps to commercialisation in the UK

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Today, Dyesol signed an important agreement with SPECIFIC which marks the next step in its plan to commercialise its technology in the U.K. The agreement plays a critical role in Dyesol's plans to est...
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Pseudospin-driven spin relaxation mechanism in graphene

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Members of ICN2 Theoretical and Computational Nanoscience Group unveil an unprecedented spin relaxation mechanism unique to graphene, and related with entanglement of spin and pseudospin quantum degre...
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Drexel Engineers Improve Strength, Flexibility of Atom-Thick Films

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Making a paper airplane in school used to mean trouble. Today it signals a promising discovery in materials science research that could help next-generation technology -like wearable energy storage de...
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Microtubes create cozy space for neurons to grow, and grow fast

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Tiny, thin microtubes could provide a scaffold for neuron cultures to grow so that researchers can study neural networks, their growth and repair, yielding insights into treatment for degenerative neu...
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Graphene-Toughened Composites – A Milestone for Next Generation Aerospace Structures? Plasma functionalisation technology produces significant improvements in mechanical performance and damage tolerance in carbon fibre composites

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
The School of Engineering at Cardiff University and Haydale have announced new research demonstrating significant improvements in mechanical performance including impact resistance in carbon fibre com...
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Iranian Scientists Use Nanodrugs to Treat Cancer

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tehran University of Medical Sciences studied the possibility of application of nanotechnology in targeted drug delivery systems to treat cancer.
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Harris & Harris Group Reports Financial Statements as of September 30, 2014

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, reported today that, as of September 30, 2014, its net asset value and net asset value...
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Heat Transfer Sets the Noise Floor for Ultrasensitive Electronics

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
A team of engineers and scientists has identified a source of electronic noise that could affect the functioning of instruments operating at very low temperatures, such as devices used in radio telesc...
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NanoThinking unveils NanoTechValley, the reference platform for collaboration in nanotechnology

Nanotech-Now - November 12, 2014 - 7:45am
Following a conception period in close connection with innovation and nanotechnology professionals, NanoThinking now offers NanoTechValley : a collaborative platform dedicated to providers and users o...
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