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Advantages emerge in using nanostructured material in the forging process of mechanical components

March 2, 2014 - 7:45am
In his PhD thesis, the Industrial Engineer Daniel Salcedo-Perez has studied the process to forge mechanical components using nanostructured material. Specifically, he has been able to produce matrices...
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New partnership between Malvern Instruments and RheoSense brings m-VROCi to industrial markets

March 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Malvern Instruments Ltd (Malvern, UK) has announced an exclusive global distribution agreement with RheoSense, Inc. (San Ramon, CA, USA) to promote, market, sell and support the VROC product range int...
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NanoMend Develop Pilot Scale Ultra Barrier Defect Detection Tool

March 2, 2014 - 7:45am
As part of the FP7 NanoMend project, The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), IBS Precision Engineering and The University of Huddersfield have been working together to design and manufacture a state&...
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Thin Film Thickness Measurements of Sub-Micron Sampling Areas from CRAIC Technologies

March 2, 2014 - 7:45am
CRAIC FilmPro™ software is used with CRAIC Technologies microspectrometers to measure the thickness of thin films of microspot areas in both reflectance and transmission.
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Big Step for Next-Generation Fuel Cells and Electrolyzers: Researchers at Berkeley and Argonne National Labs Discover Highly Promising New Class of Nanocatalyst

March 2, 2014 - 7:45am
A big step in the development of next-generation fuel cells and water-alkali electrolyzers has been achieved with the discovery of a new class of bimetallic nanocatalysts that are an order of magnitud...
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Creating Complex Nanoparticles in One Easy Step

March 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanoparticle research is huge. That is, the study of nanoparticles, very miniscule objects that act as a unit with specific properties, is a very popular area of study. With implications in many ave...
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Nanotech roundup: turning seawater into drinking water, and body power

March 1, 2014 - 10:10am
This month's roundup includes the promise of a filter that extracts salt from seawater, and a battery powered by the heart. A perfect sieve Graphene, the sheet of carbon just one atom thick, has...
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Dolomite introduces groundbreaking microfluidic system for high throughput droplet microfluidics

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
Dolomite, a world leader in the design & manufacture of microfluidic products, has launched Telos, an innovative system for high throughput droplet, particle, and flow product generation. It benefits...
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Google Glass could help stop emerging public health threats around the world

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
The much-talked-about Google Glass — the eyewear with computer capabilities — could potentially save lives, especially in isolated or far-flung locations, say scientists. They are reporting developmen...
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Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Completes On Site Visit by PCAOB Audit Firm - Nears Completion of Audit in Preparation for Move to a Senior Stock Exchange in Late 2014

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC-PINK INTK), an emerging global leader in nanotechnology based energy saving solutions, today announced that it has completed the onsite visit portion of the audit by the...
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Production of X-Ray Detector, High Spatial Resolution for Heavy Charged Particles

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers produced x-ray detector and heavy charged particles with high spatial resolution through a highly simple and cheap method.
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More dangerous chemicals in everyday life: Now experts warn against nanosilver

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
Endocrine disrupters are not the only worrying chemicals that ordinary consumers are exposed to in everyday life. Also nanoparticles of silver, found in e.g. dietary supplements, cosmetics and food pa...
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Nanoscale freezing leads to better imaging

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
It's an odd twist. For scientists to determine if a cell is functioning properly, they must destroy it.
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Improvement in polymers for aviation

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
We live surrounded by polymers and today, rather than come up with new polymers, there is a tendency to modify them in order to obtain new applications. Carbon nanotubes have excellent mechanical prop...
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Harris & Harris Group Announces the Consulting Engagement of Peter J. Boni as a Senior Advisor

February 28, 2014 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, announces the engagement of Peter J. Boni as a Senior Advisor to the Company, reporti...
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MENAPiC Provides its Proprietary APIC Colored Version of Picosecond Ultrasonics Technology Through An Unique Service Plateform of Characterization For All Thin Films Based Industries

February 26, 2014 - 7:45am
MENAPiC announced today that its innovative Proprietary Colored Picosecond Ultrasonics Technology APIC for characterization is now available through a services platform. The company has developed dedi...
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Transition to Superparamagnetism of Diamagnetic Nanoparticles: Breakthrough achievement in nanoparticles by Indian researcher

February 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Magnetic nanoparticles Researchers from worldwide believe that Superparamagnetism is a form of magnetism, which appears only in small ferromagnetic or ferrimagnetic nanoparticles but contrast to this...
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Ecotoxicity: All clear for silver nanoparticles? Silver gone astray

February 26, 2014 - 7:45am
It has long been known that, in the form of free ions, silver particles can be highly toxic to aquatic organisms. Yet to this day, there is a lack of detailed knowledge about the doses required to tri...
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Nanobotmodels animation studio presents detailed papillomavirus "anatomy" animation

February 26, 2014 - 7:45am
More than 30 to 40 types of HPV are typically transmitted through sexual contact and infect the anogenital region. Some sexually transmitted HPV types may cause genital warts. Persistent infection wit...
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Nanotechnology may be key to solar energy and energy storage: New IEC and Fraunhofer ISI study finds that nanotechnology will bring significant benefits to energy sector

February 26, 2014 - 7:45am
A new study from the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) and the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI has found that nanotechnology will bring significant benefits...
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