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JEOL Announces New EDXRF for Wide Range of Sample Types

October 8, 2014 - 7:45am
JEOL has introduced an easy-to-use, smart solution for high-sensitivity elemental analysis in a new benchtop EDXRF spectrometer. The JSX-1000S ElementEye analyzes major to trace components on most sam...
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Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Hosts a Webinar October 21st: “There’s No Other AFM Like CypherTM: Recent Technological Advances”

October 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research, the technology leader in Atomic Force Microscopy, will host a free webinar October 21st, "There's No Other AFM Like Cypher: Recent Technological Advances." The Cyph...
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The "Cyberwar" Against Cancer Gets a Boost from Intelligent Nanocarriers: TAU researcher advances novel strategy to fight cancer by shoring up the immune system

October 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Two years ago, Prof. Eshel Ben-Jacob of Tel Aviv University's School of Physics and Astronomy and Rice University's Center for Theoretical Biological Physics made the startling discovery that cancer,...
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Perpetuus Carbon Group Receives Independent Verification of its Production Capacity for Graphenes at 140 Tonnes per Annum: Perpetuus Becomes the First Manufacturer in the Sector to Allow Third Party Audit

October 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Perpetuus Carbon Group (‘Perpetuus'), the world's largest producer of purified and functionalised graphene, is pleased to announce the results of an independent study of its graphene material producti...
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7th Nanotechnology Festival, Exhibition Kicks Off Work in Iran

October 8, 2014 - 7:45am
The Seventh Nanotechnology Festival and Exhibition (Iran Nano 2014) started work in Tehran in the morning of 6 October 2014 in the presence of Dr. Saeed Sarkar, the Secretary of Iran Nanotechnology In...
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Crumpled graphene could provide an unconventional energy storage: Two-dimensional carbon “paper” can form stretchable supercapacitors to power flexible electronic devices

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
When someone crumples a sheet of paper, that usually means it's about to be thrown away. But researchers have now found that crumpling a piece of graphene "paper" — a material formed by bonding togeth...
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Fast, cheap nanomanufacturing: Arrays of tiny conical tips that eject ionized materials could fabricate nanoscale devices cheaply

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Luis Fernando Velásquez-García's group at MIT's Microsystems Technology Laboratories (MTL) develops dense arrays of microscopic cones that harness electrostatic forces to eject streams of ions.
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October 6: Beginning of Iran Nano 2014 Exhibition

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
The Seventh International Nanotechnology Festival (Iran Nano 2014) is due to be held at the Persian Gulf Hall of the Tehran Permanent Fairground on 6-9 October 2014.
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New Compact SIMS - mass spectrometry in solid material

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
The Hiden Compact SIMS tool is designed for fast and easy characterisation of layer structures, surface contamination and impurities with sensitive detection of positive ions being assisted by the oxy...
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Agar Scientific appoints Paul Balaş as new Technical Sales Manager

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Agar Scientific - part of the Elektron Technology Group - is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Paul Balaş as Technical Sales Manager. Paul joins Agar Scientific from Ronexprim SRL - w...
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Nano-bearings on the test bench: Fullerene spheres can be used to slide in the nanoworld

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
'Nano-machines of the future will need tiny devices to reduce friction and make movement possible. The C60 molecule, also known as fullerene or buckyball, seemed to many an excellent candidate for nan...
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PEN Inc. Chairman Scott Rickert Announces Company Vision, Product Priorities and Management Team: Webcast Highlights the Launch of PEN

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
he recent webcast by PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) (PEN) Chairman, Dr. Scott Rickert, is now available for on-demand viewing. It may be accessed from the PEN Inc. website investor page at www.pen-technology...
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Media Alert: Advantest to Exhibit at SEMICON Europa 2014 in Grenoble, France October 7-9 - Showcasing Solutions for E-Beam Lithography and CD-SEM Metrology, as Well as New Non-Destructive Terahertz Imaging Systems

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857) (NYSE: ATE) will showcase its broad portfolio, including its nanotechnology products, terahertz systems and semiconducto...
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Bilbao (Spain) to welcome 1500 delegates at international event: ImagineNano 2015 and Graphene 2015 under the same roof

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Back in 2013, ImagineNano event has strengthened its position as the main event dedicated to nanoscience and nanotechnology in Europe. The outstanding results of participation that have been reached a...
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SUNY Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Announce Expanded Partnership

October 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Memorandum of Understanding will enable occupational health and safety research related to nanoelectronics, in addition to further growth through public-private partnerships and educational opportunit...
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Beneq expands local US service capabilities through Maxima Sciences

October 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Beneq Thin Film Equipment has entered an agreement with Maxima Sciences of Cincinnati, Ohio, to offer maintenance and service closer to its customers located throughout North America. This collaborati...
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A new dimension for integrated circuits: 3-D nanomagnetic logic: Field-coupled magnets could replace transistors in some computer chips

October 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Electrical engineers at the Technische Universität München (TUM) have demonstrated a new kind of building block for digital integrated circuits. Their experiments show that future computer chips could...
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Blades of grass inspire advance in organic solar cells

October 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Using a bio-mimicking analog of one of nature's most efficient light-harvesting structures, blades of grass, a research team has taken a major step in developing long-sought polymer architecture to bo...
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Platinum meets its match in quantum dots from coal: Rice University's cheap hybrid outperforms rare metal as fuel-cell catalyst

October 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Graphene quantum dots created at Rice University grab onto graphene platelets like barnacles attach themselves to the hull of a boat. But these dots enhance the properties of the mothership, making th...
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$18-million NSF investment aims to take flat materials to new heights: 2-D alternatives to graphene may enable exciting advances in electronics, photonics, sensors and other applications

October 2, 2014 - 7:45am
Graphene, a form of carbon in which a single layer of atoms forms a two-dimensional, honeycomb crystal lattice, conducts electricity and heat efficiently and interacts with light in unusual ways. Thes...
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