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World's smallest reference material is big plus for nanotechnology

September 28, 2014 - 7:45am
If it's true that good things come in small packages, then the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) can now make anyone working with nanoparticles very happy. NIST recently issued Ref...
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Solar cell compound probed under pressure

September 28, 2014 - 7:45am
Gallium arsenide, GaAs, a semiconductor composed of gallium and arsenic is well known to have physical properties that promise practical applications. In the form of nanowires and nanoparticles, it ha...
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Iranian Scientists Obtain Nanostructured Steel Production Method

September 28, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology successfully obtained the production method of steel nanocomposite with particle size range of 50-100 nm.
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Quick Method Found for Synthesis of Organic Compounds with Less Pollution

September 26, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian chemists from Kashan University used nanotechnology in the synthesis of an organic compound which can be used in solar cells.
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Smallest-possible diamonds form ultra-thin nanothread

September 26, 2014 - 7:45am
A team including Carnegie's Malcolm Guthrie and George Cody has, for the first time, discovered how to produce ultra-thin "diamond nanothreads" that promise extraordinary properties, including strengt...
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Graphene and Amaranthus Superparamagnets: Breakthrough nanoparticles discovery of Indian researcher

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Ms.T.Theivasanthi, a woman researcher of India has innovated superparamagnetic materials from graphene and a plant Amaranthus dubius. She has already made superparamagnetic materials from some mixed p...
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New NIH/DOE Grant for Life Science Studies at NSLS-II: Funding will support operation of three powerful experimental stations designed to reveal detailed structures of proteins, viruses, and more

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Much of our understanding of how living things function comes from knowledge of structures-atomic details of enzymes that catalyze the processes of life, the receptors that are docking stations for vi...
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BSA Distinguished Lecture Tuesday, 10/14: 'LCLS: A Stunning New View Through X-ray Laser Eyes'

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Chi-Chang Kao, director of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will give a BSA Distinguished Lecture at DOE's Brookhaven National Laboratory on Tuesday, Oct. 14...
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Brookhaven Lab's National Synchrotron Light Source II Approved to Start Routine Operations: Milestone marks transition to exciting new chapter

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has approved the start of routine operations at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) at Brookhaven National Laboratory, beginning a period of signific...
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Southampton scientists grow a new challenger to graphene

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
A team of researchers from the University of Southampton's Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) has developed a new way to fabricate a potential challenger to graphene.
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Future flexible electronics based on carbon nanotubes: Study in Applied Physics Letters show how to improve nanotube transistor and circuit performance with fluoropolymers

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin and Northwestern University have demonstrated a new method to improve the reliability and performance of transistors and circuits based on carbon nan...
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Nanotubes help healing hearts keep the beat: Rice University, Texas Children’s Hospital patch for defects enhances electrical connections between cells

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Carbon nanotubes serve as bridges that allow electrical signals to pass unhindered through new pediatric heart-defect patches invented at Rice University and Texas Children's Hospital.

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Immune system is key ally in cyberwar against cancer: Rice University study yields new two-step strategy for weakening cancer

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Research by Rice University scientists who are fighting a cyberwar against cancer finds that the immune system may be a clinician's most powerful ally.
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Los Alamos Researchers Uncover New Properties in Nanocomposite Oxide Ceramics for Reactor Fuel, Fast-Ion Conductors: Misfit dislocations are key to transport properties across material interfaces

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanocomposite oxide ceramics have potential uses as ferroelectrics, fast ion conductors, and nuclear fuels and for storing nuclear waste, generating a great deal of scientific interest on the structur...
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Production of Organometallic Frameworks in Least Possible Time

September 24, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used a combined method to produce organometallic frameworks at nanometric scale.
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Nanobiosym Global Summit Convenes World Experts in Cambridge to Democratize Healthcare: Summit Will Focus on Early Adopters of Disruptive Technology to Personalize, Mobilize and Decentralize the Next Generation of Healthcare

September 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanobiosym, a leading nanotechnology firm, announced today the agenda for the annual Nanobiosym Global Initiative Summit, which will be held on the Harvard Campus on Saturday September 27th and Sunday...
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Iranian Scientists Separate Zinc Ion at Low Concentrations

September 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers succeeded in designing and synthesizing an engineering structure for separation of zinc ion.
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Iranian Researchers Synthesize Stable Ceramic Nanopowders at Room Temperature

September 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology proposed a new method for the production of stable ceramic nanopowders with applications in various industries, including aerospace, ceramic p...
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Arrowhead to Present at BioCentury's NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference

September 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that Bruce Given, M.D., Arrowhead's chief operating officer, will pres...
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SouthWest NanoTechnologies (SWeNT) Receives NIST Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase 1 Award to Produce Greater than 99% Semiconducting Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes

September 22, 2014 - 7:45am
SWeNTs patented CoMoCAT® Technology and NIST Separation Technology will Yield Scalable, Affordable and Chirally-Pure SWCNTs Crucial for Numerous Electronics Applications.
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