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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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Janusz Bryzek Joins MEMS Industry Group to Lead New TSensors Division - New Division will Focus on Accelerating Development of Emerging Ultra-high Volume Sensors Supporting Abundance, mHealth and IoT

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
MEMS Industry Group® (MIG), the trade association advancing micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) and sensors across global markets, today announced the creation of a new TSensors division headed by...
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ORNL demonstrates first large-scale graphene fabrication

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
One of the barriers to using graphene at a commercial scale could be overcome using a method demonstrated by researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
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CLAIRE brings electron microscopy to soft materials: Berkeley researchers develop breakthrough technique for noninvasive nanoscale imaging

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Soft matter encompasses a broad swath of materials, including liquids, polymers, gels, foam and - most importantly - biomolecules. At the heart of soft materials, governing their overall properties an...
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Partnership creates all-new, nanoscale chemical imaging technique

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
A LEADING innovator in the field of thermal analysis – vital in many fields of advanced manufacturing – has teamed up with the University of Huddersfield for research that will lead to the development...
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Iran Unveils New Home-Made Medicines, Nanotechnology Products

May 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Iran on Tuesday unveiled three new home-made drugs used to treat people with acute kidney problems, a nanotechnology mask and a water treatment system.
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New Nanostructures Improve Performance of Lithium Ion Batteries

May 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology synthesized new nanostructures that have application in the production of lithium ion batteries.
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Nano memory cell can mimic the brain’s long-term memory

May 16, 2015 - 7:45am
RMIT University researchers have mimicked the way the human brain processes information with the development of an electronic long-term memory cell.
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Researchers build new fermion microscope: Instrument freezes and images 1,000 individual fermionic atoms at once

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Fermions are the building blocks of matter, interacting in a multitude of permutations to give rise to the elements of the periodic table. Without fermions, the physical world would not exist.
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QD Vision to Showcase Quantum Dot “Firsts” at Display Week 2015: Executives will present, demo current and future quantum dot technology

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
QD Vision, the leading manufacturer of quantum dot solutions for display products, continues to drive quantum dot technical and market development discussions at the Society for Information Display’s...
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Catalyst Core Quantification

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Hiden Analytical introduce the new Catlab FB system for analysis of catalyst core specimens at temperatures up to 1000oC, with multi-stream gas/vapour flow control and mass spectral analysis of both f...
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Dais Analytic Receives $1.2 Million From U.S. Department of Energy to Advance NanoAir Membrane HVAC Technology: Award Supports Dais' Drive to Commercialize a Product Line With the Potential to Change the Architecture of a 100+ Year Old Industry, Improving

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Dais Analytic Corporation (OTCQB: DLYT), a commercial nanotechnology materials business selling its industry-changing technology into the worldwide energy and water markets, today announced it has bee...
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PEN Inc. Announces First Quarter Financial Results: Investor Webcast and Business Update Set for May 21, 1 pm EDT

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) (PEN) yesterday reported the financial results for the quarter that ended March 31, 2015.
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BESSTECH Announces $250K Investment from Eastern New York Angels : Funding will accelerate commercialization of BESSTECH’s innovative lithium-ion battery electrode technology and enable hiring of key personnel

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
BESSTECH LLC, a developer of innovative components that improve lithium-ion battery performance and storage, today announced that it has received a $250,000 investment from the Eastern New York Angels...
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New shortcut to solar cells: Rice University discovery employs electrodes as catalysts to make black silicon

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Rice University scientists have found a way to simplify the manufacture of solar cells by using the top electrode as the catalyst that turns plain silicon into valuable black silicon.
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Nano-policing pollution

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Pollutants emitted by factories and car exhausts affect humans who breathe in these harmful gases and also aggravate climate change up in the atmosphere. Being able to detect such emissions is a criti...
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Researchers theoretically demonstrate detection of spin of atoms at room temperature

May 14, 2015 - 7:45am
For the first time, a researcher at the University of Waterloo has theoretically demonstrated that it is possible to detect a single nuclear spin at room temperature, which could pave the way for new...
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