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A new, tunable device for spintronics: An international team of scientists including physicist Jairo Sinova from the University of Mainz realises a tunable spin-charge converter made of GaAs

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Spin-charge converters are important devices in spintronics, an electronic which is not only based on the charge of electrons but also on their spin and the spin-related magnetism. Spin-charge convert...
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Nanoscale assembly line

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
ETH researchers have realised a long-held dream: inspired by an industrial assembly line, they have developed a nanoscale production line for the assembly of biological molecules.
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New analytical technology reveals 'nanomechanical' surface traits

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Surface stress variation as a function of applied compressive stress and temperature in microscale silicon Ming Gan and Vikas Tomara School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue Univer...
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New Vice President Takes Helm at CNSE CMOST: Catherine Gilbert To Lead CNSE Children’s Museum of Science and Technology Through Expansion And Relocation

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
The SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE)/SUNY Institute of Technology (SUNYIT) today announced Catherine Gilbert has been appointed Vice President of the CNSE Children's Museum of...
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Copper shines as flexible conductor

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Bend them, stretch them, twist them, fold them: modern materials that are light, flexible and highly conductive have extraordinary technological potential, whether as artificial skin or electronic pap...
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Fonon Announces 3D Metal Sintering Technology: Emerging Additive Nano Powder Manufacturing Technology

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
FONON, the industry leader in developing high-tech fiber and CO2 laser systems for marking, cutting and engraving applications, is proud to unveil the Its New Additive manufacturing Equipment - the b...
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SouthWest NanoTechnologies CEO Dave Arthur to Discuss “Carbon Nanotubes and Automotive Applications” at The Automotive Composites Conference and Expo 2014 (ACCE2014)

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
On Tuesday, September 9, 2014, SouthWest NanoTechnologies' CEO, Dave Arthur, will deliver a talk titled "Carbon Nanotubes and Automotive Applications" at The Automotive Composites Conference and Expo...
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Leading European communications companies and research organizations have launched an EU project developing the future 5th Generation cellular mobile networks

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
A consortium of 15 leading telecommunications operators, vendors, research centers and academic institutions have launched "MiWaveS" (Millimeter-Wave Small Cell Access and Backhauling), a European col...
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Ultra-Low Frequency Vibration Isolation Stabilizes Scanning Tunneling Microscopy at UCLA’s Nano-Research Group

September 2, 2014 - 7:45am
The Weiss Group, a renown nanotechnology research unit of UCLA's(University of California, Los Angeles) California NanoSystems Institute, utilizes Negative-Stiffness vibration isolation to provide ult...
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Raman Whispering Gallery Detects Nanoparticles

September 1, 2014 - 2:46pm
A Raman microlaser sensor can detect and count individual particles — including viruses — as small as 10 nm. Researchers led by Dr. Lan Yang of Washington University achieved Raman lasing in a sili...
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Novel 'butterfly' molecule could build new sensors, photoenergy conversion devices

August 31, 2014 - 7:45am
Exciting new work by a Florida State University research team has led to a novel molecular system that can take your temperature, emit white light, and convert photon energy directly to mechanical mot...
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New technique uses fraction of measurements to efficiently find quantum wave functions

August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
The result of every possible measurement on a quantum system is coded in its wave function, which until recently could be found only by taking many different measurements of a system and estimating a...
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Measure Both Elastic and Viscous Properties with AFM Using Asylum Research’s Exclusive AM-FM Viscoelastic Mapping Mode

August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research announces the availability of its powerful new nanomechanical imaging technique, AM-FM Viscoelastic Mapping Mode, for its entire line of Cypher™ and MFP-3D™ atomic f...
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PetLife Comments on CNN Story on Scorpion Venom Health Benefits

August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
PetLife Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EVGI) (PINKSHEETS: EVGID) today reported that CNN News has published a story, dated August 12, titled, "Bee, Scorpion and Snake Venom May Hold Cancer Cure."
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Nanodiamonds Are Forever: A UCSB professor’s research examines 13,000-year-old nanodiamonds from multiple locations across three continents

August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Most of North America's megafauna — mastodons, short-faced bears, giant ground sloths, saber-toothed cats and American camels and horses — disappeared close to 13,000 years ago at the end of the Pleis...
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Aspen Aerogels, Inc. to Present at Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference

August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") today announced that it will present at the Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference being held at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, New York, NY....
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JPK expands availability of instrumentation in the USA – appointing new distributors – launched a new web site to support the US market - AFM now available to US users

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, announces their expansion into the US market with new distributors and the...
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Introducing the multi-tasking nanoparticle: Versatile particles offer a wide variety of diagnostic and therapeutic applications

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Kit Lam and colleagues from UC Davis and other institutions have created dynamic nanoparticles (NPs) that could provide an arsenal of applications to diagnose and treat cancer. Built on an easy-to-mak...
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Scientists craft atomically seamless, thinnest-possible semiconductor junctions

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Scientists have developed what they believe is the thinnest-possible semiconductor, a new class of nanoscale materials made in sheets only three atoms thick.
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RMIT delivers $30m boost to micro and nano-tech

August 27, 2014 - 7:45am
A new $AUD30 million research facility at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, will drive cutting-edge advances in micro- and nano-technologies.

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