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Seeing Atoms

June 10, 2016 - 7:45am
Life in the nano lane is fast and just got faster in terms of knowledge of fundamental mechanisms working at the nanoscale -- where processes are driven by a dance of particles such as atoms and ions...

The Institute for Transfusion Medicine at the University Hospital of Duisburg-Essen in Germany uses the ZetaView from Particle Metrix to quantify extracellular vesicles

June 10, 2016 - 7:45am
Particle Metrix, developers of versatile particle characterization solutions for the life sciences, report on the work of the Giebel Working Group on the Developmental Biology of Stem Cells in the Ins...

New photonic sensor opens the door to high-speed biodetection

June 10, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a new technique for extremely high speed photonic sensing of the mechanical properties of freely flowing particles using...

'Breaking me softly:' UCF fiber findings featured in Nature

June 8, 2016 - 7:45am
A finding by a University of Central Florida researcher that unlocks a means of controlling materials at the nanoscale and opens the door to a new generation of manufacturing is featured online today...

NRL develops new low-defect method to nitrogen dope graphene resulting in tunable bandstructure

June 8, 2016 - 7:45am
An interdisciplinary team of scientists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Electronics Science and Technology and Materials Science and Technology Divisions, has demonstrated hyperthermal io...

Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Signs Agreement With and Receives First Purchase Order from Major New Customer in China

June 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC PINK: INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology-based energy saving solutions, today announced that the Company has signed an agreement with and received the first purcha...

Hitachi Develops Basic Artificial Intelligence Technology that Enables Logical Dialogue in Japanese: Applying deep learning for language-independent recognition of sentences representing reasons and grounds for opinions in text data

June 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501; "Hitachi") today announced that it has developed a basic artificial intelligence (AI) technology that analyzes huge volumes of Japanese text data on issues that are subject t...

Graphene-based transparent electrodes for highly efficient flexible OLEDS: A Korean research team developed an ideal electrode structure composed of graphene and layers of titanium dioxide and conducting polymers, resulting in highly flexible and efficien

June 8, 2016 - 7:45am
The arrival of a thin and lightweight computer that even rolls up like a piece of paper will not be in the far distant future. Flexible organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs), built upon a plastic subs...

Nine Scientific Pioneers To Receive The 2016 Kavli Prizes

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
NINE pioneering scientists from Germany, Switzerland, the UK and the USA have been named this year’s recipients of the Kavli Prizes – prizes that recognize scientists for their seminal advances in ast...

Quantum satellite device tests technology for global quantum network: Singapore-built satellite makes and measures light particles pair by pair

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
You can't sign up for the quantum internet just yet, but researchers have reported a major experimental milestone towards building a global quantum network - and it's happening in space.

Materials for Better Productivity in Pulp and Paper Mills: Metals and Polymers

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
(Author: Dr. Mahendra Patel; 616 pages; 36 chapters; Publ in 2015; ISBN No.978-81-923542-5-5) Words of Congratulation by: Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Rohatgi; State of Wisconsin and UWM Distinguished Profess...

VentureLab nanotechnology startup wins TechConnect Innovation Award

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
FullScaleNANO, an early-stage company that automates nanomaterial imaging and measurement and a VentureLab portfolio startup, received the TechConnect Innovation Award at the TechConnect World Innovat...

Nanotubes' 'stuffing' as is: A scientist from the Lomonosov Moscow State University studied the types of carbon nanotubes' 'stuffing'

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Marianna Kharlamova (the Lomonosov Moscow State University Department of Materials Science) examined different types of carbon nanotubes' "stuffing" and classified them according to the influence on t...

Dentin nanostructures -- a super-natural phenomenon: Why it is superior to any synthetic filling material at making teeth last

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Dentin is one of the most durable biological materials in the human body. Researchers from Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin were able to show that the reason for this can be traced to its nanostru...

Tiny lasers enable next-gen microprocessors to run faster, less power-hungry

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Tiny high-performance lasers grown directly on silicon wafers solve a decades-old semiconductor industry challenge that, until now, has held back the integration of photonics with electronics on the s...

Ensuring the future affordability of wind turbines, computers and electric cars

June 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Technologies from wind turbines to electric vehicles rely on critical materials called rare-earth elements. These elements, though often abundant, can be difficult and increasingly costly to come by....

Dr Barbara Armbruster joins XEI Scientific as Marketing Director

June 4, 2016 - 7:45am
XEI Scientific, the leading supplier of Evactron® remote RF plasma de-contaminators for electron microscopes, announced the addition of Dr Barbara Armbruster as Marketing Director. Dr Armbruster has a...

Tiny probe could produce big improvements in batteries and fuel cells: A new method helps scientists get an atom's level understanding of electrochemical properties

June 4, 2016 - 7:45am
A team of American and Chinese researchers has developed a new tool that could aid in the quest for better batteries and fuel cells.

Tiny probe could produce big improvements in batteries and fuel cells: A new method helps scientists get an atom's level understanding of electrochemical properties

June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
A team of American and Chinese researchers has developed a new tool that could aid in the quest for better batteries and fuel cells.

Nanocars taken for a rough ride: Rice, NC State researchers test single-molecule cars in open air

June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
If you're driving a nanocar on the open road, things are bound to get sticky. Rice University researchers who developed the first nanocars and colleagues at North Carolina State University found in...