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JPK expands availability of instrumentation in the USA – appointing new distributors – launched a new web site to support the US market - AFM now available to US users

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, announces their expansion into the US market with new distributors and the...
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Introducing the multi-tasking nanoparticle: Versatile particles offer a wide variety of diagnostic and therapeutic applications

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Kit Lam and colleagues from UC Davis and other institutions have created dynamic nanoparticles (NPs) that could provide an arsenal of applications to diagnose and treat cancer. Built on an easy-to-mak...
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Scientists craft atomically seamless, thinnest-possible semiconductor junctions

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Scientists have developed what they believe is the thinnest-possible semiconductor, a new class of nanoscale materials made in sheets only three atoms thick.
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RMIT delivers $30m boost to micro and nano-tech

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
A new $AUD30 million research facility at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, will drive cutting-edge advances in micro- and nano-technologies.

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Creation of a Highly Efficient Technique to Develop Low-Friction Materials Which Are Drawing Attention in Association with Energy Issues

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
A research group led by Dr. Masahiro Goto, a MANA Scientist at the Nano-Electronic Materials Unit, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, NIMS, and Dr. Michiko Sasaki, a NIMS Postdocto...
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Competition for Graphene: Berkeley Lab Researchers Demonstrate Ultrafast Charge Transfer in New Family of 2D Semiconductors

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
A new argument has just been added to the growing case for graphene being bumped off its pedestal as the next big thing in the high-tech world by the two-dimensional semiconductors known as MX2 materi...
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Symphony of nanoplasmonic and optical resonators leads to magnificent laser-like light emission

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
By combining plasmonics and optical microresonators, researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created a new optical amplifier (or laser) design, paving the way for power-on-a...
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Thermal Block Coatings Developed in Iran Using Nanotechnology

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers produced nanopowder that has application in increasing the efficiency of gas engines and turbines.
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Picosun joins forces with IMEC for novel, industrial ALD applications

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Picosun Oy, the leading manufacturer of high quality Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment for global industries, teams up with IMEC to realize next generation's battery technology with its advanced...
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Iran Unveils 5 Home-Made Knowledge-Based Products

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Iran on Monday unveiled 5 indigenized knowledge-based products in a ceremony in the central city of Isfahan in the presence of First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri.
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Tissue regeneration using anti-inflammatory nanomolecules

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Anyone who has suffered an injury can probably remember the after-effects, including pain, swelling or redness. These are signs that the body is fighting back against the injury. When tissue in the bo...
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A breakthrough in imaging gold nanoparticles to atomic resolution by electron microscopy

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanometre-scale gold particles are intensively investigated for application as catalysts, sensors, drug delivery devices, biological contrast agents and components in photonics and molecular electroni...
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Shaping the Future of Nanocrystals: Berkeley Lab Researchers Obtain First Direct Observation of Facet Formation in Nanocubes

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
The first direct observations of how facets form and develop on platinum nanocubes point the way towards more sophisticated and effective nanocrystal design and reveal that a nearly 150 year-old scien...
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Hiden Release New Gas Analysis Catalogue

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
With over 30 years experience in the field, Hiden Analytical continues to remain dedicated to producing mass spectrometer-based gas analysis systems. The latest product catalogue, just released, highl...
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Wyatt Technology’s 24th International Light Scattering Colloquium to Highlight Developments in Applications and Characterization of Nanoparticles

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Wyatt Technology Corporation, the world leader in light scattering tools for nanoparticle characterization, has announced that this year's International Light Scattering Colloquium (ILSC) will focus o...
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Ultra-short pulse lasers & Positioning

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Applications in basic research, medical science and industry Ultra-short pulsed lasers are no longer used mainly in the laboratories of basic researchers. They are an important part in the industry f...
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Malvern’s Dr Alan Rawle talks TLAs in plenary lecture at Particulate Systems Analysis conference

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Dr Alan Rawle, Applications Manager for Malvern Instruments, will give a plenary lecture at Particulate Systems Analysis (PSA) 2014, organized by the Royal Society of Chemistry's Particle Characteriz...
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Water window imaging opportunity: A new theoretical study elucidates mechanisms that could help in producing coherent radiations, ultimately promoting high-contrast imaging of biological samples

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Ever heard of the water window? It consists of radiations in the 3.3 to 4.4 nanometre range, which are not absorbed by the water in biological tissues. New theoretical findings show that it is possibl...
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Nanotechnology Helps Production of Super Adsorbent Polymers

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology used nanotechnology and succeeded in the production of super adsorbent polymers.
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Sunblock poses potential hazard to sea life

August 23, 2014 - 7:45am
The sweet and salty aroma of sunscreen and seawater signals a relaxing trip to the shore. But scientists are now reporting that the idyllic beach vacation comes with an environmental hitch. When certa...
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