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'Bulletproof' battery: Kevlar membrane for safer, thinner lithium rechargeables

January 29, 2015 - 7:45am
New battery technology from the University of Michigan should be able to prevent the kind of fires that grounded Boeing 787 Dreamliners in 2013.

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Spider electro-combs its sticky nano-filaments

January 29, 2015 - 7:45am
A spider commonly found in garden centres in Britain is giving fresh insights into how to spin incredibly long and strong fibres just a few nanometres thick.
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JPK opens new expanded offices in Berlin to meet the growing demand for products worldwide

January 29, 2015 - 7:45am
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, has moved to a new and expanded suite of offices and laboratories with incr...
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Researchers Make Magnetic Graphene: UC Riverside research could lead to new multi-functional electronic devices

January 29, 2015 - 7:45am
Graphene, a one-atom thick sheet of carbon atoms arranged in a hexagonal lattice, has many desirable properties. Magnetism alas is not one of them. Magnetism can be induced in graphene by doping it wi...
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Pittcon News: Renishaw adds to the comprehensive imaging options available with its inVia confocal Raman microscope

January 29, 2015 - 7:45am
Renishaw, a world leader in metrology and spectroscopy technologies, will be exhibiting at Pittcon 2015 & giving a paper on transmission Raman imaging.
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Nanometrics to Present at the Stifel 2015 Technology, Internet and Media Conference

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announced that company management is scheduled to present at the Stifel 2015 Technology, Internet...
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Nanoliposomes Help Efforts to Cure Bacterial Infections

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Mashhad University of Medical Sciences applied nanotechnology to treat bacterial infections.
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Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Announces New OEM Customer

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC-PINK INTK), an emerging global leader in nanotechnology based energy saving solutions, today announced that the Company's patented thermal insulation and protective coat...
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Carbon nanoballs can greatly contribute to sustainable energy supply

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have discovered that the insulation plastic used in high-voltage cables can withstand a 26 per cent higher voltage if nanometer-sized carbon balls are...
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The laser pulse that gets shorter all by itself: Ultrashort laser pulses have become an indispensable tool for atomic and molecular research; A new technology makes creating short infrared pulses easy and cheap

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
In a marathon, everyone starts at roughly the same place at roughly the same time. But the faster runners will gradually increase their lead, and in the end, the distribution of runners on the street...
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New pathway to valleytronics

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
A potential avenue to quantum computing currently generating quite the buzz in the high-tech industry is "valleytronics," in which information is coded based on the wavelike motion of electrons moving...
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Stomach acid-powered micromotors get their first test in a living animal

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego have shown that a micromotor fueled by stomach acid can take a bubble-powered ride inside a mouse. These tiny motors, each about one-fifth the wi...
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Entanglement on a chip: Breakthrough promises secure communications and faster computers

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Unlike Bilbo's magic ring, which entangles human hearts, engineers have created a new micro-ring that entangles individual particles of light, an important first step in a whole host of new technologi...
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GS7 Graphene Sensor maybe Solution in Fight Against Cancer

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
New GS7 Sensor could well be the solution, already being touted as the only choice we have in the fight against cancer.
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Toyocolor to Launch New Carbon Nanotube Materials at nano tech 2015

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Toyocolor Co., Ltd. (President and Representative Director, Hironori Sakai) today announced that it will showcase a new lineup of carbon nanotube (CNT)-related materials at nano tech 2015, the 14th In...
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NANOPOSTER 2015 - 5th Virtual Nanotechnology Conference - call for abstracts

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
The 5th Virtual Nanotechnology Poster Conference is here from 13 to 19 April 2015. Join the virtual event in 2015 and share your nanotech with 8000 members and 5500 Facebook followers of The Internati...
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Nanosensor Used for Simultaneous Determination of Effective Tea Components

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from University of Tehran used a simple, cost-effective and eco-friendly method to produce a sensor based on graphene nano-sheets with high sensitivity and simultaneously measure useful co...
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The latest fashion: Graphene edges can be tailor-made: Rice University theory shows it should be possible to tune material's properties

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Theoretical physicists at Rice University are living on the edge as they study the astounding properties of graphene. In a new study, they figure out how researchers can fracture graphene nanoribbons...
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New technique helps probe performance of organic solar cell materials

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
"In-Plane Alignment in Organic Solar Cells to Probe the Morphological Dependence of Charge Recombination" Authors: Omar Awartani, Michael W. Kudenov, and Brendan T. O'Connor, North Carolina State U...
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Iranian Scientists Produce Graphene-Based Oxygen Sensor

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Academic researchers in Iran succeeded in the production of graphene-based gas sensor, which has applications in various industries to determine oxygen.
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