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Lawrence Livermore researchers develop efficient method to produce nanoporous metals

November 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanoporous metals — foam-like materials that have some degree of air vacuum in their structure — have a wide range of applications because of their superior qualities.
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Renishaw receives Queen's Award for spectroscopy developments

November 29, 2014 - 7:45am
On Monday 10th November, Dame Janet Trotter, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire, presented Renishaw with its seventeenth Queen's Award. This prestigious award was granted for the continu...
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JPK reports on the use of AFM and the CellHesion module to study plant cells at the University of Queensland

November 27, 2014 - 7:45am
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of AFM and the CellHesion® module to study plant cell wa...
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Vegetable oil ingredient key to destroying gastric disease bacteria: In mice, therapeutic nanoparticles dampen H. pylori bacteria and inflammation that lead to ulcers and gastric cancer

November 27, 2014 - 7:45am
The bacterium Helicobacter pylori is strongly associated with gastric ulcers and cancer. To combat the infection, researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Jacobs Schoo...
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Research yields material made of single-atom layers that snap together like Legos

November 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Physicists at the University of Kansas have fabricated an innovative substance from two different atomic sheets that interlock much like Lego toy bricks. The researchers said the new material — made o...
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Blu-ray disc can be used to improve solar cell performance: Data storage pattern transferred to solar cell increases light absorption

November 27, 2014 - 7:45am
Who knew Blu-ray discs were so useful? Already one of the best ways to store high-definition movies and television shows because of their high-density data storage, Blu-ray discs also improve the perf...
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Aromatic food chemistry to the making of copper nanowires

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
A team of scientists from National University of Singapore has revealed the use of food chemistry-Maillard reaction to synthesize cheap and abundant copper nanowires for large scale transparent conduc...
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A*STAR SIMTech wins international award for breaking new ground in actuators: SIMTech invention can be used in an array of industries, and is critical for next generation ultra-precision systems

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
A Flexure-Based Electromagnetic Linear Actuator (FELA) developed by the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech), a research institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Resear...
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Professional AFM Images with a Three Step Click SmartScan by Park Systems Revolutionizes Atomic Force Microscopy by Automatizing the Imaging Process

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
Park Systems, a leader in Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) since 1997 announced today that they will debut an industry changing AFM auto image scanning mode for their AFM systems at the MRS Fall show in...
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Characterization of X-ray flashes open new perspectives in X-ray science: Ultra-short X-ray pulses explore the nano world

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
Ultra-short and extremely strong X-ray flashes, as produced by free-electron lasers, are opening the door to a hitherto unknown world. Scientists are using these flashes to take "snapshots" of the geo...
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Researchers engineer improvements of technology used in digital memory

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
The improvements in random access memory that have driven many advances of the digital age owe much to the innovative application of physics and chemistry at the atomic scale.
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Research reveals how our bodies keep unwelcome visitors out of cell nuclei

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
The structure of pores found in cell nuclei has been uncovered by a UCL-led team of scientists, revealing how they selectively block certain molecules from entering, protecting genetic material and no...
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ASU, IBM move ultrafast, low-cost DNA sequencing technology a step closer to reality

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
A team of scientists from Arizona State University's Biodesign Institute and IBM's T.J. Watson Research Center have developed a prototype DNA reader that could make whole genome profiling an everyday...
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An Inside Job: UC-Designed Nanoparticles Infiltrate, Kill Cancer Cells From Within

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
UC nanoparticle designs target and treat early stage cancer cells by killing those cells with heat, delivered from inside the cell itself. Normal cells are thus left unaffected by the treatment regime...
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Cooling with the coldest matter in the world

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
Physicists at the University of Basel have developed a new cooling technique for mechanical quantum systems. Using an ultracold atomic gas, the vibrations of a membrane were cooled down to less than 1...
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Iran Exports Nanodrugs to Syria

November 25, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian knowledge-based Exir Nano Sina Company presented Sinadoxosome nanodrug to the market in line with the development of nanotechnology in the field of health.
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Iranian Experts Clean Uranium-Contaminated Water by Nano-Particles

November 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers at Zabul University, Sistan and Balouchestan Province, Southeastern Iran, have developed an absorbent Nano-particle which detects low concentrations of uranium in water and extract...
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Novel Method Found for Connection of Metallic Alloys to Polymers

November 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Sharif University of Technology in Iran in association with researchers from University of Waterloo, Canada, in a joint research studied the possibility and mechanism of effec...
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New research project supports internationalisation in nano-research: Launch of new “Baltic Sea Network”

November 24, 2014 - 7:45am
The Baltic Sea Network is an ambitious collaborative research project between partner universities in Germany, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Sweden. The project, which is supported in part by...
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3rd Iran-Proposed Nano Standard Approved by International Standard Organization

November 24, 2014 - 7:45am
The standard proposed by Iran under the title of 'Definitions for the evaluation of science, technology and innovation indicators' was approved in the 17th Meeting of the International Nanotechnology...
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