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A new cheap and efficient method to improve SERS, an ultra-sensitive chemical detection technique

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Materials Today´s cover highlights the research work developed by CiQUS researchers, which developed a new method to overcome the problems of Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS), an ultra-sensi...
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Nanoparticles Display Ability to Improve Efficiency of Filters

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Kharazmi University studied the effects of application of nanoparticles to increase the efficiency and lifetime of polymeric membranes and reduce the cost of separation proces...
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New Compact SIMS at 61st AVS | Visit us on Booth 311

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Hiden is pleased to announce they will be exhibiting the New Compact SIMS, a design breakthrough for surface analysis, at 61st AVS 9-14 November 2014, Baltimore MD, USA. Visit us on Booth 311. The Com...
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Sussex physicists find simple solution for quantum technology challenge

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
A solution to one of the key challenges in the development of quantum technologies has been proposed by University of Sussex physicists.
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Watching the hidden life of materials: Ultrafast electron diffraction experiments open a new window on the microscopic world

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers at McGill University have succeeded in simultaneously observing the reorganizations of atomic positions and electron distribution during the transformation of the "smart material" vanadium...
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Molecular beacons shine light on how cells 'crawl'

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
By Carol Clark Adherent cells, the kind that form the architecture of all multi-cellular organisms, are mechanically engineered with precise forces that allow them to move around and stick to thing...
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New evidence for an exotic, predicted superconducting state

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Superconductors and magnetic fields do not usually get along. But a research team led by a Brown University physicist has produced new evidence for an exotic superconducting state, first predicted a h...
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New nanodevice to improve cancer treatment monitoring

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
In less than a minute, a miniature device developed at the University of Montreal can measure a patient's blood for methotrexate, a commonly used but potentially toxic cancer drug. Just as accurate an...
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Breakthrough in molecular electronics paves the way for DNA-based computer circuits in the future: DNA-based programmable circuits could be more sophisticated, cheaper and simpler to make

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
In a paper published today in Nature Nanotechnology, an international group of scientists announced the most significant breakthrough in a decade toward developing DNA-based electrical circuits.
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Polymeric Scaffold Recreates Bladder Tissue

October 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology in association with researchers from Sweden studied the application of polymeric scaffolds to recreate bladder tissue.
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Iran to Hold 3rd Int'l Engineering Materials, Metallurgy Conference

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
The Third International Engineering Materials and Metallurgy Conference and Exhibition will be held in association with Tarbiat Modarres University at the venue of Shahid Beheshti International Confer...
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Haydale Secures Exclusive Development and Supply Agreement with Tantec A/S: New reactors to be built and commissioned by Tantec A/S represent another step forward towards the commercialisation of graphene

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
aydale, the company focused on enabling technology for the commercialisation of graphene, has entered into an exclusive development and supply agreement with Tantec A/S (Tantec), a leading manufactur...
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QuantumWise guides the semiconductor industry towards the atomic scale

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
QuantumWise has released a new version of their software platform for atomic-scale modeling, Virtual NanoLab, and the simulation engine Atomistix ToolKit. The focus of this release is applications to...
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NYU Researchers Break Nano Barrier to Engineer the First Protein Microfiber

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers at the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering have broken new ground in the development of proteins that form specialized fibers used in medicine and nanotechnology. For as...
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Iranian Scientists Apply Nanotechnology to Produce Surgery Suture

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology used nanotechnology to produce surgery suture.
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Iranian, Malaysian Scientists Study Nanophotocatalysts for Water Purification

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers from Iran University of Science and Technology in association with their colleagues from Advanced Materials Research Center in Malaysia produced a new photocatalyst with very high efficien...
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Iran-Made Respiratory Nano Masks Provided to Hajj Pilgrims

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Respiratory masks modified with nanofibers were provided to Hajj pilgrims in Mecca by Iran's Fanavaran Nano-Meghyas Company to protect them against probable various diseases during their residence in...
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National Synchrotron Light Source II Achieves 'First Light'

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
The National Synchrotron Light Source II detects its first photons, beginning a new phase of the facility's operations. Scientific experiments at NSLS-II are expected to begin before the end of the ye...
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Novel Rocket Design Flight Tested: New Rocket Propellant and Motor Design Offers High Performance and Safety

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Los Alamos National Laboratory scientists recently flight tested a new rocket design that includes a high-energy fuel and a motor design that also delivers a high degree of safety.

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MEMS & Sensors Technology Showcase: Finalists Announced for MEMS Executive Congress US 2014

October 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Six companies selected from a pool of applicants will compete in MEMS Industry Group's (MIG)'s MEMS & Sensors Technology Showcase at MEMS Executive Congress.
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