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Moving sector walls on the nano scale

June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Most magnetic materials have a structure that is somewhat more complicated than a commercially available domestic magnet: they not only have a north and south pole, but a variety of sectors, often onl...
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TAPPI Announces 2015 Nanotechnology Division Technical Award Winner

June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
TAPPI is pleased to announce that Orlando Rojas, professor of bio-based colloids and materials at Aalto University in Finland, is the recipient of the 2015 Nanotechnology Division Technical Award and...
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Healthcare Nanotechnology (Nanomedicine) Market Size To 2020

June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Grand View Research.com has announced the addition of "Healthcare Nanotechnology Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2022" Market Research report to their Database.
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Solvent encapsulation is the trick: a solid material with spin-transition solution-like behaviour

June 8, 2015 - 7:45am
The research Group led by CSIC Prof Daniel Ruiz at the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) publishes in Advanced Functional Materials a universal encapsulation method to integra...
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Ultraflex Power Technologies’ family of Induction Heating Systems show effectiveness for Nanoparticle Research

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
In recent testing, Ultraflex Power Technologies utilized their nano-llite UPT-n2 System to successfully heat a vial containing nanoparticles to 60°C. The testing was part of evaluations for a resear...
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Unlocking nanofibers’ potential: Prototype boosts production of versatile fibers fourfold, while cutting energy consumption by 92 percent

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanofibers — polymer filaments only a couple of hundred nanometers in diameter — have a huge range of potential applications, from solar cells to water filtration to fuel cells. But so far, their high...
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TenasiTech secures additional $509,000 funding to bring scratch resistant acrylics to the world

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
TenasiTech has been awarded a major grant from the Australian Government to bring its nano-additives for acrylic glass to the global market.
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FEI Launches New DualBeam Plasma Focused Ion Beam for Electrical Fault Isolation & Failure Analysis: New Helios PFIB EFI is a fully-integrated deprocessing and fault isolation solution that reduces analysis time from days to just hours

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) today launched a new DualBeam™ plasma focused ion beam (PFIB) for sample preparation, electrical fault isolation (EFI) and electrical failure analysis (EFA) on sub-20nm semiconducto...
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Production of Nanocomposites by Using Direct Nano-Welding of Micromaterials in Iran

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Gorgan University of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources proposed a new method for the production of cellulose nanocomposites.
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Silica Nanoparticles Applied in Production of Drug Nanocarriers

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used new cheap materials through a simple method to synthesize biodegradable and biocompatible nanocarriers which control the rate and amount of drug release.
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Haydale Subsidiary Changes Name & Creates New Aerospace Unit

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Haydale Ltd., a leader in the development of enhanced graphene and nanoparticulate materials, has announced a number of important developments at its EPL Composite Solutions Ltd subsidiary acquired in...
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Environmental Issues to Hamper Growth of Global Nanocomposites Market

June 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Shift of focus towards weight reduction and vehicle safety in the world of automobiles is a prominent factor that drives the global nanocomposites market. As per the conventional understanding of the...
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How natural channel proteins move in artificial membranes

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Natural channel proteins are integrated into artificial membranes to facilitate the transport of ions and molecules. Researchers at the University of Basel have now been able to measure the movement o...
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Visualizing the 'matrix': App provides insight into the quantum world of coupled nuclear spins

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Magnetic resonance tomography (MRT) images are an important diagnostic tool. The achievable contrast depends on how well the nuclear spins that form the basis of the imaging signals can be controlled...
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How to cut a vortex into slices: A group of physicists, lead by Olga Vinogradova, professor at the Lomonosov Moscow State University, came up with a way to stir up a liquid in the microchannel

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
A lot of problems, associated with the mixing of the liquid in the microchannels, could be solved via proper organization of the inhomogeneous slip on the walls of these channels. This is the conclusi...
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An inexpensive rival to graphene aerogels: Researchers in China have created a new 3-dimensional polypyrrole aerogel-based electromagnetic absorber material that can serve as an inexpensive alternative to costly graphene aerogels

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
The electromagnetic radiation discharged by electronic equipment and devices is known to hinder their smooth operation. Conventional materials used today to shield from incoming electromagnetic waves...
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Researchers simulate behavior of 'active matter'

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
From flocks of starlings to schools of fish, nature is full of intricate dynamics that emerge from the collective behavior of individuals. In recent years, interest has grown in trying to capture sim...
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QLEDs meet wearable devices: Korean scientists develop ultra-thin deformable QLEDs in the wearable platform

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
The scientific team, from the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) and Seoul National University, has developed an ultra-thin wearable quantum dot light emitting diodes (QLEDs). The electronic tattoo is...
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Pinholes be gone!

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) have eliminated problematic pinholes in the top layer of next-generation solar cells in development. At the sa...
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Centre for Process Innovation pilots Beneq’s breakthrough roll-to-roll ALD system for moisture barrier films

June 4, 2015 - 7:45am
The UK-based Centre for Process Innovation is piloting Beneq’s groundbreaking roll-to-roll ALD system. Acquired in 2014 as CPI’s thin-film moisture barrier film development platform, the piloting acti...
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