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Biodegradable, flexible silicon transistors

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Researchers have developed a new biodegradable silicon transistor based on a material derived from wood, opening the door for green, flexible, low-cost portable electronics in future.
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World’s 1st Full-Color, Flexible, Skin-Like Display Developed at UCF

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Imagine a soldier who can change the color and pattern of his camouflage uniform from woodland green to desert tan at will. Or an office worker who could do the same with his necktie. Is someone at th...
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Breakthrough graphene production could trigger revolution in artificial skin development

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
A pioneering new technique to produce high-quality, low cost graphene could pave the way for the development of the first truly flexible 'electronic skin', that could be used in robots.
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Nanowire implants offer remote-controlled drug delivery

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Remote-Controlled Eradication of Astrogliosis in Spinal Cord Injury via Electromagnetically-induced Dexamethasone Release from "Smart" Nanowires Wen Gao and Richard Borgens We describe a system...
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More Than 80% Efficiency Attained in New Ultralow-power Circuit

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Researchers at MIT developed a new ultralow-power circuit that improves efficiency of energy harvesting to more than 80 percent. This can lead the way to tiny, solar-powered sensors. The latest buzz in the information technology industry regards “the Internet of things” — the idea that vehicles, appliances, civil-engineering structures, manufacturing equipment, and even livestock would […] The post More Than 80% Efficiency Attained in New Ultralow-power Circuit appeared first on SciTech Daily.
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New manufacturing approach slices lithium-ion battery cost in half

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
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Printing with nanomaterials a cost-friendly, eco-friendly alternative

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Researchers at Binghamton University are focusing on printed electronics: using inkjet technology to print electronic nanomaterials onto flexible substrates. When compared to traditional methods used in microelectronics fabrication, the new technology conserves material and is more environmentally friendly.
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Bacterial method for low-cost, environmentally-friendly synthesis of aqueous soluble quantum dot nanocrystals

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
A team of Lehigh University engineers have demonstrated a bacterial method for the low-cost, environmentally friendly synthesis of aqueous soluble quantum dot (QD) nanocrystals at room temperature.
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Industry's Response to EPA Proposed Nano Rule - The National Law Review

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Industry's Response to EPA Proposed Nano RuleThe National Law Review... Chemistry Council; Dan Russell of Pixelligent New Technologies; Jo Anne Shatkin of Vireo Advisors; Martha Marrapese of Keller and Heckman LLP speaking on behalf of the NanoManufacturing Association; and Vincent Caprio of the NanoBusiness ...
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Inkjet Technology for Printing Electronic Nanomaterials onto Flexible Substrates

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Researchers at Binghamton University are focusing on printed electronics: using inkjet technology to print electronic nanomaterials onto flexible substrates. When compared to traditional methods used...
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Chemists devise technology that could transform solar energy storage

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
The materials in most of today's residential rooftop solar panels can store energy from the sun for only a few microseconds at a time. A new technology developed by chemists at UCLA is capable of storing solar energy for up to several weeks - an advance that could change the way scientists think about designing solar cells. Read More...
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Evaluating Nanoparticle Stability In Vivo

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
Materials: Polymer coatings on metal nanoparticles may be stripped off after injection into mammals
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NNCO Launches Workshop Report and Web Portal to Support Nanotechnology Signature Initiative

InterNano Industry News - July 15, 2015 - 3:45am
The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) is pleased to announce the launch of a workshop report and a web portal, efforts coordinated through and in support of the Nanotechnology...
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Chemical vapor deposition enables production of pure, uniform coatings of metals or polymers

InterNano Industry News - July 11, 2015 - 3:45am
In a sense, says MIT chemical engineering professor Karen Gleason, you can trace the technology of chemical vapor deposition, or CVD, all the way back to prehistory: "When the cavemen lit a lamp and soot was deposited on the wall of a cave," she says, that was a rudimentary form of CVD.
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Easy Method to Make Carbon Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications

InterNano Industry News - July 11, 2015 - 3:45am
By Stuart Milne Researchers at the University of Illinois have discovered an easy method to produce carbon nanoparticles for biomedical applications. These carbon nanoparticles can be made at home...
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White House OSTP Seeks Suggestions for Nanotechnology-Inspired Grand Challenges for the Next Decade

InterNano Industry News - July 11, 2015 - 3:45am
The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) is pleased to highlight an important Request for Information (RFI) issued today by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)...
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Novel Nanorobots Move Through Body Fluids to Their Targets

InterNano Industry News - July 11, 2015 - 3:45am
Someday, treating patients with nanorobots could become standard practice to deliver medicine specifically to parts of the body affected by disease. But merely injecting drug-loaded nanoparticles...
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Novel nanosphere lithography to fabricate tunable plasmonic metasurfaces - Nanowerk

InterNano Industry News - July 11, 2015 - 3:45am
NanowerkNovel nanosphere lithography to fabricate tunable plasmonic metasurfacesNanowerkNSL is a scalable and versatile nanofabrication technique and has been widely used to fabricate metallic nanoparticles as well as dielectric nanostructures. M-NSL greatly extends its capabilities to fabricate complex nanostructures with tailored ...
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To Give Cancer a Deadly Fever, NIST Explores Better Nanoparticle Design

InterNano Industry News - July 11, 2015 - 3:45am
Heat may be the key to killing certain types of cancer, and new research from a team including National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) scientists has yielded unexpected results that should help optimize the design of ...
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A Comprehensive Review of Electrospinning to Produce Nanofibres for Food Technology Applications

InterNano Industry News - July 11, 2015 - 3:45am
New research outlines how the creation of ‘nanofibres’ could provide new and improved products and delivery systems for supplementary foodstuffs. Nanofibre materials produced through a...
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