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Penta-graphene, a new structural variant of carbon, discovered: The unique structure of the thin sheet of pure carbon was inspired by pentagonal tile pattern found in the streets of Cairo

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at Virginia Commonwealth University and universities in China and Japan have discovered a new structural variant of carbon called "penta-graphene" - a very thin sheet of pure carbon that h...
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Rediscovering spontaneous light emission: Berkeley researchers develop optical antenna for LEDs

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Berkeley Lab researchers have developed a nano-sized optical antenna that can greatly enhance the spontaneous emission of light from atoms, molecules and semiconductor quantum dots. This advance opens...
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Entegris Launches Dispense System Optimized for 3D and MEMS Applications: New IntelliGen® MV system delivers process efficiencies and defect reduction in dispensing mid-viscosity fluids

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENTG), a leader in yield-enhancing materials and solutions for highly advanced manufacturing environments, announced the latest addition to its IntelliGen® family of two-stage...
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Best practice guide for the safe handling and use of nanoparticles in packaging industries now available: A novel best practice guide is now available to support the safe handling and use of nanoparticles in packaging industries

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
A novel "Best Practice Guide for the Safe Handling and Use of Nanoparticles in Packaging Industries" is now available to support those working with nanomaterials at all stages in the development of pa...
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Nano Labs Announces the Opportunity to Submit the POLEC Liquid Cement Product for Test Trials to Be Used in the Construction of the New International Airport of Mexico City (NAICM)

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Nano Labs Corp. (OTCQB: CTLE) ("Nano Labs" or "The Company") is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement through its subsidiaries "Pol-Ec International Technologies Corp USA" and POLEC S de RL (...
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Arrowhead to Report Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Financial Results

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fiscal 2015 first qu...
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Iranian Scientists Apply Nanofibers to Produce Light Thermal Insulators

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology studied the application of nanofibers in the structure of thermal insulators to increase their performance and decrease the final price.
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Harris & Harris Group Portfolio Company D-Wave Systems Raises an Additional $29 Million (CAD), Closing 2014 Financing at $62 Million (CAD)

February 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, notes the announcement by portfolio company, D-Wave Systems, Inc., that it has closed...
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Nanomaterials Used to Reduce Heat Generated by LED Panels

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman in a joint research with their counterparts from Amirkabir University of Technology produced nanostructures that can be used in LED panels...
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Leader Describes Iran's Independence as Root Cause of Bullying Powers' Enmity

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei described Iran's independence as the main cause of the bullying powers' hostility towards the country, adding that Iran needs to s...
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Performance Drop in Solar Cells Prevented by Nanotechnology

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used nanotechnology to produce solar cells that have high efficiency in the conversion of solar energy to electricity.
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Pinholes are Pitfalls for High Performance Solar Cells

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
The most popular next-generation solar cells under development may have a problem - the top layer is full of tiny pinholes, researchers at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate Univ...
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New method allows for greater variation in band gap tunability: The method can change a material's electronic band gap by up to 200 percent

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
If you can't find the ideal material, then design a new one. Northwestern University's James Rondinelli uses quantum mechanical calculations to predict and design the properties of new materials by...
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Evidence mounts for quantum criticality theory: Findings bolster theory that quantum fluctuations drive strange electronic phenomena

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
A new study by a team of physicists at Rice University, Zhejiang University, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Florida State University and the Max Planck Institute adds to the growing body of evidence...
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Everything You Need To Know About Nanopesticides

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
Rather, it's Harper's work in the laboratory that links her to the soil. A scientist at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Harper is doggedly researching tiny, human-made substances called nanop...
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DNA nanoswitches reveal how life's molecules connect: An accessible new way to study molecular interactions could lower cost and time associated with discovering new drugs

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
A complex interplay of molecular components governs almost all aspects of biological sciences - healthy organism development, disease progression, and drug efficacy are all dependent on the way life's...
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Crystal light: New light-converting materials point to cheaper, more efficient solar power: University of Toronto engineers study first single crystal perovskites for new solar cell and LED applications

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
University of Toronto engineers study first single crystal perovskites for new applications Engineers have shone new light on an emerging family of solar-absorbing materials that could clear the way f...
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Generating Möbius strips of light: Researchers experimentally produce these structures from light polarization

February 2, 2015 - 7:45am
A collaboration of researchers from Canada, Europe and the USA have experimentally produced Möbius strips from the polarization of light, confirming a theoretical prediction that it is possible for li...
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Why Is Google Making Synthetic Arms?

February 1, 2015 - 4:25pm
At the health research facility where it employs more than 100 doctors and scientists, Google is working on a magnetic nanoparticle technology that could change the way we test for cancer (and potenti...
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Hiden Gas Analysers at PITTCON 2015 | Visit us on Booth No. 1127

January 31, 2015 - 7:45am
Hiden are exhibiting their latest laboratory gas analysers at Pittcon 2015, 9th - 12th March, New Orleans, LA USA. Visit us on Booth 1127. Hiden will feature their latest QGA systems for direct real t...
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