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Researchers develop new way to manufacture nanofibers

May 22, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of Georgia have developed an inexpensive way to manufacture extraordinarily thin polymer strings commonly known as nanofibers. These polymers can be made from natural mat...
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Nanotherapy effective in mice with multiple myeloma

May 22, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers have designed a nanoparticle-based therapy that is effective in treating mice with multiple myeloma, a cancer of immune cells in the bone marrow.
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Turn that defect upside down: Twin boundaries in lithium-ion batteries

May 22, 2015 - 7:45am
Most people see defects as flaws. A few Michigan Technological University researchers, however, see them as opportunities. Twin boundaries -- which are small, symmetrical defects in materials -- may p...
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INSIDDE: Uncovering the real history of art using a graphene scanner

May 22, 2015 - 7:45am
Museum curators, art restorers, archaeologists and the broader public will soon be able to learn much more about paintings and other historic objects, thanks to an EU project which has become a pionee...
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Directa Plus in Barcelona to present the innovative project GEnIuS for oil spills clean-up activities: The company has created a graphene-based product for the remediation of water contaminated by oil and hydrocarbons

May 22, 2015 - 7:45am
Directa Plus at 18th European Forum on Eco-innovation to present GEnIuS, the innovative project that leads to the creation of a graphene-based product able to remove hydrocarbons from polluted water a...
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Nature inspires first artificial molecular pump: Simple design mimics pumping mechanism of life-sustaining proteins found in living cells

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Using nature for inspiration, a team of Northwestern University scientists is the first to develop an entirely artificial molecular pump, in which molecules pump other molecules. This tiny machine is...
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Printing 3-D graphene structures for tissue engineering: A new ink formulation allows for the 3-D printing of graphene structures

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Ever since single-layer graphene burst onto the science scene in 2004, the possibilities for the promising material have seemed nearly endless. With its high electrical conductivity, ability to store...
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What makes cancer cells spread? New device offers clues

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Why do some cancer cells break away from a tumor and travel to distant parts of the body? A team of oncologists and engineers from the University of Michigan teamed up to help understand this crucial...
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DELMIC announces a workshop hosted by Phenom World on Integrated CLEM to be held on Wednesday June 24th at the Francis Crick Institute (Lincoln Inn Fields Laboratory).

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
DELMIC develops and manufactures products which are focused on high performance, user friendly, integrated microscopy solutions. Working together with Phenom World, the companies have developed the De...
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NNCO and Museum of Science Fiction to Collaborate on Nanotechnology and 3D Printing Panels at Awesome Con

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) and the Museum of Science Fiction (MOSF) have teamed up for this year’s Awesome Con to present two exciting panels, Nanotechnology: Fact from Fic...
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Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Announces Official Launch of the Eagle Platinum Tile™

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC PINK: INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology based energy saving solutions, today announced the launch of the Eagle Platinum Tile™ in the Eastern and Mid-West United S...
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CAP-XX Launches 0.6mm Thinline Supercapacitors for Designing Wearable, Ultra-Portable and Connected IoT Devices: Eliminated Materials and Changed Processes to Reduce Thickness and Costs to Below $1

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
CAP-XX (LSE: CPX), developer of flat supercapacitors for burst and back-up power in space-constrained electronic devices, today launched its Thinline series of single-cell supercapacitors. The world's...
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DiATOME enables surface preparation for AFM and FIB

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
DiATOME have partnered with EM Resolutions, a Saffron Walden-based consumables and accessories supplier for electron microscopy, to supply their range of high quality diamond knives in the UK.
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FEI and Weatherford Enter Into Joint Agreement for Advanced Reservoir Characterization Services

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
The companies will combine FEI’s digital rock analysis with Weatherford’s traditional core analysis to deliver powerful new insights for improved reservoir characterization and predictability.
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Efficiency record for black silicon solar cells jumps to 22.1 percent: Aalto University's researchers improved their previous record by over 3 absolute percents in cooperation with Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

May 20, 2015 - 7:45am
The researchers from Finland's Aalto University and Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya have obtained the record-breaking efficiency of 22.1% on nanostructured silicon solar cells as certified by Fra...
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Random nanowire configurations increase conductivity over heavily ordered configurations

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at Lehigh University have identified for the first time that a performance gain in the electrical conductivity of random metal nanowire networks can be achieved by slightly restricting nan...
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Quantum physics on tap - Nano-sized faucet offers experimental support for longstanding quantum theory

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
We all know intuitively that normal liquids flow more quickly as the channel containing them tightens. Think of a river flowing through narrow rapids.
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Graphene enables tunable microwave antenna

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Graphene antennae in the microwave part of the spectrum can be tuned by an applied voltage. This is the latest result, published in the renown physics journal Applied Physics Letters, by a pan-Europea...
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Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM): Reported successes and failures aid hot pursuit of superconductivity

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
A collaboration of researchers in Japan report on four years of extensive research into superconductivity, including the materials that were found not to have superconducting properties, as well as th...
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Kleindiek Nanotechnik makes force measurement inside your SEM/FIB easy

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Kleindiek Nanotechnik have partnered with EM Resolutions, a Saffron Walden-based consumables and accessories supplier for electron microscopy, to supply and install their range of MM3A nanomanipulator...
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