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Square ice filling for a graphene sandwich

March 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Water exists in myriad forms, and for poets and scientists alike this structurally simple yet at the same time behaviourally complex molecule never fails to fascinate. In our everyday lives we are fam...
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Application of Graphene Oxide in Body Implants in Iran

March 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Kashan University synthesized a nanocomposite which can be used in tissue engineering.
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Dolomite’s microfluidics technology ideal for B cell encapsulation

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
A Dolomite droplet generation system is helping researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, USA, to encapsulate human and mouse B cells for the cloning of antibody genes. Associate Profe...
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NXP and GLOBALFOUNDRIES Announce Production of 40nm Embedded Non-Volatile Memory Technology: Co-developed technology to leverage GLOBALFOUNDRIES 40nm process technology platform

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
•Successful joint development and production-ready technology enables NXP to further proliferate in smart card and near-field communications IC markets. •GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the first wafer foundry...
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New kind of 'tandem' solar cell developed: Researchers combine 2 types of photovoltaic material to make a cell that harnesses more sunlight

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at MIT and Stanford University have developed a new kind of solar cell that combines two different layers of sunlight-absorbing material in order to harvest a broader range of the sun's en...
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Bar-Ilan U. researchers identify 'tipping point' between quantum and classical worlds: Study sheds new light on 'spooky' quantum optics

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
If we are ever to fully harness the power of light for use in optical devices, it is necessary to understand photons - the fundamental unit of light. Achieving such understanding, however, is easier s...
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Tiny bio-robot is a germ suited-up with graphene quantum dots

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
As nanotechnology makes possible a world of machines too tiny to see, researchers are finding ways to combine living organisms with nonliving machinery to solve a variety of problems.
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UW scientists build a nanolaser using a single atomic sheet

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
University of Washington scientists have built a new nanometer-sized laser -- using the thinnest semiconductor available today -- that is energy efficient, easy to build and compatible with existing e...
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Building shape inspires new material discovery

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
Physicists inspired by the radical shape of a Canberra building have created a new type of material which enables scientists to put a perfect bend in light.
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Iranian Researchers Present Model to Determine Dynamic Behavior of Nanostructures

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from an Iranian university modeled and analyzed non-linear dynamic behavior and instability of nanostructures in the presence of external driving factors.
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NNI Publishes Workshop Report Assessing the Status of EHS Risk Science: Report examines progress three years after the release of the 2011 NNI EHS Research Strategy

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
The National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) today published the report from the workshop, "Stakeholder Perspectives on Perception, Assessment, and Management of the Potential Risks of Nanotechnology"...
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EEE Photonics Society’s Fourth Annual Optical Interconnects Conference Seeks to Bring Together the Latest Advanced Optical Interconnect Technologies, Systems & Architectures for the Next Generation of Supercomputers & Datacenters

March 25, 2015 - 7:45am
The IEEE Photonics Society will hold the fourth annual Optical Interconnects Conference on 20 - 22 April 2015 at the Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel in San Diego, CA. Established more than 25 years ag...
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New processing technology converts packing peanuts to battery components

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Upcycling of Packing-Peanuts into Carbon Microsheet Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries Vinodkumar Etacheri, Chulgi Nathan Hong, and Vilas G. Pol * School of Chemical Engineering, Purdue University ...
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Halas, Nordlander awarded Optical Society's R.W. Wood Prize: Rice University researchers recognized for pioneering nanophotonics

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
The Optical Society has awarded Rice University researchers Naomi Halas and Peter Nordlander the prestigious 2015 R.W. Wood Prize for their groundbreaking work in nanophotonics.
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Nanotechnology Enabled Drug Delivery to Influence Future Diagnosis and Treatments of Diseases

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Diagnosis and drug delivery for diseases like cancer, cardiovascular and genetic ailments has always been a concern. In recent years, however, new strides and developments in the nano-medicine market...
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Hiden Instruments identified in London Stock Exchange’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain'

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
• Hiden Instruments recognised in second edition of London Stock Exchange's 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report 2015 • Identifies fastest-growing and most dynamic small and m...
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How green tea could help improve MRIs

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Green tea's popularity has grown quickly in recent years. Its fans can drink it, enjoy its flavor in their ice cream and slather it on their skin with lotions infused with it. Now, the tea could have...
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Nanocomposites Market Growth, Industry Outlook To 2020 by Grand View Research, Inc.

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Grand View Research.com has announced the addition of "Global Nanocomposites Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their Database.
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Nanotechnology Raises Possibility to Produce Strongest Commercial Pure Aluminum Alloy

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology in association with Spanish researchers presented a new process to obtain highly strong ultrafine grained and nanostructured materials.
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Superfast computers a step closer as a silicon chip's quantum capabilities are improved

March 23, 2015 - 7:45am
The team demonstrated a quantum on/off switching time of about a millionth of a millionth of a second - the fastest-ever quantum switch to be achieved with silicon and over a thousand times faster tha...
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