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Water vapor sets some oxides aflutter: Newly discovered phenomenon could affect materials in batteries and water-splitting devices

October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
When one type of an oxide structure called perovskite is exposed to both water vapor and streams of electrons, it exhibits behavior that researchers had never anticipated: The material gives off oxyge...

UTI testing technology cuts screening time to four hours

October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers using DNA sequencing to profile antibiotic resistance in infection have achieved a turnaround time from 'sample to answer' of less than four hours for urinary tract infections (UTIs).

Harris & Harris Group Notes Announcements by Its Portfolio Companies During the Third Quarter of 2016

October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Current and prospective shareholders of Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TINY) may be interested in a number of announcements by some of our portfolio companies during the third quarter of 2016. T...

INVECAS to Enable ASIC Designs for Tomorrow’s Intelligent Systems on GLOBALFOUNDRIES' FDX™ Technology: INVECAS to Collaborate with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Provide IP and End-to-End ASIC Design Services on 22FDX® and 12FDX™ Technologies

October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
INVECAS Inc. and GLOBALFOUNDRIES announced today that INVECAS will provide IP and end-to-end ASIC design services as a part of the foundry’s FDXcelerator™ Partner Program, an ecosystem designed to fac...

How to power up graphene implants without frying cells: New analysis finds way to safely conduct heat from graphene to biological tissues

October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
In the future, our health may be monitored and maintained by tiny sensors and drug dispensers, deployed within the body and made from graphene — one of the strongest, lightest materials in the world....

Nanosensors could help determine tumors’ ability to remodel tissue: Measuring enzyme levels could help doctors select appropriate treatments

October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
MIT researchers have designed nanosensors that can profile tumors and may yield insight into how they will respond to certain therapies. The system is based on levels of enzymes called proteases, whic...

Innovation in Nanotechnology is Focus of Symposium: Annual event brings international experts to Northwestern Oct. 6

October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
•Latest understanding of how materials’ properties change when shrunk to nanoscale •Presenters to discuss advances, issues and applications of nanotechnology •Symposium is free and open to the publi...

Cambrios at CEATEC - Japan 2016

October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
Cambrios Advanced Materials Corporation, which was formed to continue research, development and sales of silver nanowire inks based on Cambrios Technologies innovations in solution coated transparent...

Picosun patents ALD nanolaminate to prevent electronics from overheating

October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
Picosun Oy, the leading provider of high quality industrial ALD (Atomic Layer Deposition) technology, has patented a novel ALD nanolaminate to protect electronics such as smartphones, tablets, compute...

Leti and Taiwanese Tech Organizations Sponsoring Workshop in Taipei on MEMS, IoT, Smart Lighting Applications, System Reliability & Security

October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
Oct. 3 Event Features Leti Experts on MEMS, IoT Communication Solutions,Smart Lighting and Display Applications, and System Reliability & Security.

Million-dollar college administrators gone wild

October 3, 2016 - 11:52am
The arrests last month of SUNY Poly CEO Alain Kaloyeros, 60, on corruption charges, and Syracuse University business dean Kenneth Kavajecz, 51, for allegedly soliciting a prostitute, were sensational...

Oxford Instruments systems now facilitate water purification technology

October 2, 2016 - 7:45am
As key providers of leading edge process technology equipment for HBLED manufacture, Oxford Instruments has been a major part of the HBLED industry since its very beginning. Now the company’s systems...

Dr Barbara Armbruster promoted to Worldwide Sales and Marketing Director for XEI Scientific

October 2, 2016 - 7:45am
XEI Scientific, the leading supplier of Evactron® remote RF plasma de-contaminators for electron microscopes, announced the promotion of Dr Barbara Armbruster to the position of Worldwide Sales and Ma...