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The analogue of a tsunami for telecommunication

December 26, 2013 - 11:45am
Development of electronics and communication requires a hardware base capable for increasingly larger precision, ergonomics and throughput. For communication and GPS-navigation satellites, it is of gr...
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Silica, Copper Particles Used in Production of Waterproof, Antibacterial Cotton Fabrics

December 26, 2013 - 11:45am
Iranian researchers created superhydrophobic and antibacterial properties in cotton fabrics by using silica nanoparticles and copper metallic compounds.
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Green Synthesis of Nanoparticles Applicable in Nuclear Medicine

December 26, 2013 - 11:45am
Iranian researchers used a simple and eco-friendly method to produce homogenous zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles with various applications in medical industries due to their photocatalytic and antibacte...
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Nanotech Innovation Keeps Surfaces Clean and Transparent

December 26, 2013 - 11:45am
Hanging hundreds of feet off the ground to wash a skyscraper's windows or pumping water out to a desert solar array to keep its panels and mirrors clean is more than just a hassle—it's an expensive pr...
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Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles Help Increasing Durability of Milk

December 26, 2013 - 11:45am
Iranian researchers have studied the antibacterial effect of zinc oxide nanoparticles on various bacteria and added the nanoparticles to milk as antimicrobial agent to investigate the results.
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Penn Researchers Grow Liquid Crystal 'Flowers' That Can Be Used as Lenses

December 25, 2013 - 7:45am
A team of material scientists, chemical engineers and physicists from the University of Pennsylvania has made another advance in their effort to use liquid crystals as a medium for assembling structur...
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