National Nanomanufacturing Network

Small but mighty: the manufacturing challenges of nanotechnology

National Nanomanufacturing Network - December 4, 2015 - 10:36am
Dr Michael De Volder, Head of NanoManufacturing, University of CambridgeWe all know that graphene is the new wonder material – a sheet of carbon just one atom thick which is unbelievably strong, amazingly lightweight, virtually transparent and brilliant at conducting e

Nanocarriers May Carry New Hope for Brain Cancer Therapy

National Nanomanufacturing Network - November 25, 2015 - 10:18am
Lynn Yarris, Berkeley Lab News CenterGlioblastoma multiforme, a cancer of the brain also known as “octopus tumors” because of the manner in which the cancer cells extend their tendrils into surrounding tissue, is virtually inoperable,

Researchers Develop Flexo-Electric Nanomaterial

National Nanomanufacturing Network - November 20, 2015 - 3:53pm
Joost Bruysters - University of Twente NewsResearchers at the University of Twente's MESA+ research institute, together with researchers from several other knowledge institutions, have developed a ‘flexo-electric’ nanomaterial.

Graphene Moves from the Lab to the Factory Floor

National Nanomanufacturing Network - November 12, 2015 - 3:50pm
Sarah Collins, Communications office, University of CambridgeOn Thursday, the Cambridge Graphene Technology Day – an exhibition of graphene-based technologies organised by the

Using hydrogen-treated graphene nanofoam to enhance lithium ion batteries

National Nanomanufacturing Network - November 5, 2015 - 3:53pm
Anne M Stark, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory - NewsLawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists have found that lithium ion batteries operate longer and faster when their electrodes are treated with hydrogen.

Versatile Nanomanufacturing Process Impacting Wearable Devices and Systems

National Nanomanufacturing Network - October 30, 2015 - 10:20am
Jeff Morse, Ph.D.Emerging applications in wearable devices require unique functionalities in order to efficiently implement sensor systems having the desired capability and form factors.

A Nanotechnology-Inspired Grand Challenge for Future Computing

National Nanomanufacturing Network - October 29, 2015 - 1:57pm
Lloyd Whitman, Randy Bryant, and Tom Kalil - White House Office of Science and Technology PolicyIn June, the Office of Science and Technology Policy issued a

Nanotechnology offers new approach to increasing storage ability of dielectric capacitors

National Nanomanufacturing Network - October 29, 2015 - 1:38pm
Diane Kukich, University of Delaware Communications and Public AffairsFor Back to the Future fans, this week marked a milestone that took three decades to reach.

All-inorganic perovskite quantum dot display breaks Cd-barrier

National Nanomanufacturing Network - October 29, 2015 - 10:37am
Michael Berger, NanowerkQuantum dots (QDs) are nanoscale crystals of semiconductor material that exhibit excellent optoelectronic properties such as tunable emission wavelength, narrow emission spectrum, and high photolum

Semblant, Inc.

National Nanomanufacturing Network - October 26, 2015 - 2:51pm
Semblant is the industry leader in the transformational field of nanomaterials for electronics manufacturing. Its mission is to deliver advanced plasma deposited materials that radically improve electronics manufacturing. Semblant’s plasma processes reduce energy use, require no water or hazardous material recycling and replace the need for expensive metals while providing improved product quality and lower manufacturing costs. Semblant’s processes have achieved acceptance by major manufacturers and original equipment manufactures worldwide. 2250 East Germann Road, Suite 1 Chandler, Arizona, 85286 USA

Novalia

National Nanomanufacturing Network - October 23, 2015 - 9:54am
Novalia is an award winning technology company based in Cambridge, UK. We combine conductive print and capacitive touch to create smart surfaces that act as sensors and speakers. We wirelessly connect the digital world to the physical through the touch of your fingertips. Working across the media, advertising, music and healthcare sectors, we find innovative and exciting ways to connect brands to their target audience. Ground Floor, Regent House 133 Station Road Cambridge, CB24 9NP UK