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Stomach acid-powered micromotors get their first test in a living animal

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego have shown that a micromotor fueled by stomach acid can take a bubble-powered ride inside a mouse. These tiny motors, each about one-fifth the wi...
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Entanglement on a chip: Breakthrough promises secure communications and faster computers

January 28, 2015 - 7:45am
Unlike Bilbo's magic ring, which entangles human hearts, engineers have created a new micro-ring that entangles individual particles of light, an important first step in a whole host of new technologi...
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GS7 Graphene Sensor maybe Solution in Fight Against Cancer

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
New GS7 Sensor could well be the solution, already being touted as the only choice we have in the fight against cancer.
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Toyocolor to Launch New Carbon Nanotube Materials at nano tech 2015

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Toyocolor Co., Ltd. (President and Representative Director, Hironori Sakai) today announced that it will showcase a new lineup of carbon nanotube (CNT)-related materials at nano tech 2015, the 14th In...
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NANOPOSTER 2015 - 5th Virtual Nanotechnology Conference - call for abstracts

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
The 5th Virtual Nanotechnology Poster Conference is here from 13 to 19 April 2015. Join the virtual event in 2015 and share your nanotech with 8000 members and 5500 Facebook followers of The Internati...
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Nanosensor Used for Simultaneous Determination of Effective Tea Components

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from University of Tehran used a simple, cost-effective and eco-friendly method to produce a sensor based on graphene nano-sheets with high sensitivity and simultaneously measure useful co...
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The latest fashion: Graphene edges can be tailor-made: Rice University theory shows it should be possible to tune material's properties

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Theoretical physicists at Rice University are living on the edge as they study the astounding properties of graphene. In a new study, they figure out how researchers can fracture graphene nanoribbons...
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New technique helps probe performance of organic solar cell materials

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
"In-Plane Alignment in Organic Solar Cells to Probe the Morphological Dependence of Charge Recombination" Authors: Omar Awartani, Michael W. Kudenov, and Brendan T. O'Connor, North Carolina State U...
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Iranian Scientists Produce Graphene-Based Oxygen Sensor

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Academic researchers in Iran succeeded in the production of graphene-based gas sensor, which has applications in various industries to determine oxygen.
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Silver nanowires demonstrate unexpected self-healing mechanism: The material has potential for flexible electronics

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
With its high electrical conductivity and optical transparency, indium tin oxide is one of the most widely used materials for touchscreens, plasma displays, and flexible electronics. But its rapidly e...
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Scientists 'bend' elastic waves with new metamaterials that could have commercial applications: Materials could benefit imaging and military enhancements such as elastic cloaking

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
Sound waves passing through the air, objects that break a body of water and cause ripples, or shockwaves from earthquakes all are considered "elastic" waves. These waves travel at the surface or throu...
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OCSiAl supports NanoART Imagery Contest

January 26, 2015 - 7:45am
OCSiAl supports NanoART - the contest of nanoscopic images.
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PEN Inc. New Product Development Highlighted for Emerging Nanotechnology Enterprises: Scott Rickert, PEN Chairman, Addresses Webinar for National Nanotechnology Coordination Office

January 24, 2015 - 7:45am
Scott Rickert, Chairman and CEO of PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC), was recently asked to share his experience in nanotechnology commercialization in a webinar entitled "Roadblocks to Success in Nanotechnology...
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Nanotechnology grow light system uses 75% less electricity, grows 33% faster

January 24, 2015 - 7:45am
Our scientist developed a reflective surface coating on our fixtures at the Nano level (atom level) placing atom crystals in strategic patterns to produce unsurpassed brilliance with a spectrum of col...
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Harper Government Supports Research Innovation in Western Canada

January 24, 2015 - 7:45am
Western Canadian research parks will be better placed to develop foreign direct investment (FDI) opportunities thanks to a $125,000 investment announced today by the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minist...
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Graphene brings quantum effects to electronic circuits

January 24, 2015 - 7:45am
esearch by scientists attached to the EC's Graphene Flagship has revealed a superfluid phase in ultra-low temperature 2D materials, creating the potential for electronic devices which dissipate very l...
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Transparent artificial nacre: A brick wall at the nanoscale

January 24, 2015 - 7:45am
Natural materials have extraordinary mechanical properties, which are based on sophisticated arrangements and combinations of multiple building blocks. One key aspect of today's materials research the...
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Ref signals deep impact as EPSRC announces £30 million for impact acceleration accounts (IAA)

January 22, 2015 - 7:45am
The recently published results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) show that the impact of research funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has been both deep a...
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Anti-microbial coatings with a long-term effect for surfaces – presentation at nano tech 2015 in Japan

January 22, 2015 - 7:45am
The researchers from the INM will be presenting their results at the International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference nano tech 2015, Tokio, Japan.
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Nano-beaker offers insight into the condensation of atoms

January 22, 2015 - 7:45am
An international team of physicists has succeeded in mapping the condensation of individual atoms, or rather their transition from a gaseous state to another state, using a new method. Led by the Swis...
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