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Successful industrialization of high-density 3D integrated silicon capacitors for ultra-miniaturized electronic components: Three high-tech SMEs finalize the joint EU-funded PICS project on innovative ALD materials and manufacturing equipment

October 25, 2015 - 7:45am
Two years after the launch of the PICS project (funded by the FP7 funding instrument dedicated to research for the benefit of SMEs), three European SMEs, IPDiA, Picosun and SENTECH Instruments along w...

New Step towards Smart Treatment of Breast Cancer by Gold Nanoparticles

October 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers produced laboratorial sample of a type of nanodrug that has a very high potential to treat cancer cells smartly in animal samples.

Drinking Water from Wastewater by Ceramic Nanomembrane

October 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Environmental and industrial pollution has drawn the attention of many researchers to use cheap, green and eco-friendly technologies.

Rice news release: Cobalt atoms on graphene a powerful combo: Rice University catalyst holds promise for clean, inexpensive hydrogen production

October 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Graphene doped with nitrogen and augmented with cobalt atoms has proven to be an effective, durable catalyst for the production of hydrogen from water, according to scientists at Rice University.<...

Application of Graphene Structures to Produce Fireproof, Anticorrosive Nanocoatings

October 23, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers tried to design nanocoatings with both anticorrosive and waterproof properties to coat steel structures.

Nanotechnology inspires next-generation dental materials

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Have a cavity? Ask your dentist about filling it with a mixture of nanoparticles including silica and zirconia. These white fillings (known as nano-composite resins) resemble teeth better than their m...

Arrowhead Late-Breaker Abstract Accepted for Presentation at the AASLD Liver Meeting 2015

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that additional clinical data on ARC-520, its RNAi therapeutic candida...

Park Systems and Stanford Nano Shared Facilities Present A Live Demo Workshop: The Latest Advances in Atomic Force Microscopy for Nanotechnology

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Park Systems, world leader in Atomic Force Microscopes is partnering with the prestigious Stanford Nano Shared Facilities (SNSF), a highly advanced Nanotechnology multi disciplinary research facility,...

Graphene Specialists Haydale Granted Key Patent

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Haydale announces that it has received confirmation from the European Patent Office (EPO) of the decision to grant a European Patent for its proprietary HDPlas® functionalisation process for graphene...

SUNY Poly CNSE Announces Milestone as M+W Group Opens U.S. Headquarters at Albany Nanotech Complex and Research Alliance Begins $105M Solar Power Initiative

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Major Expansion Commemorated with Ribbon Cutting, Marking Effort by SUNY Poly CNSE, M+W and M+W Owned Gehrlicher Solar America Corporation to Create up to 400 Jobs Focused on Developing Solar Power Pl...

Surfing water molecules could hold the key to fast and controllable water transport

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists at UCL have identified a new and potentially faster way of moving molecules across the surfaces of certain materials.

'Molecular accordion' drives thermoelectric behavior in promising material

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Engines, laptops and power plants generate waste heat. Thermoelectric materials, which convert temperature gradients to electricity and vice versa, can recover some of that heat and improve energy eff...

Experimental treatment regimen effective against HIV

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Protease inhibitors are a class of antiviral drugs that are commonly used to treat HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. Scientists at the University of Nebraska Medical Center designed a new delivery syst...

Are cars nanotube factories on wheels? Rice University, Paris colleagues: Study of lung cells suggests nanotubes are common pollutants

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Cars appear to produce carbon nanotubes, and some of the evidence has been found in human lungs.

Solvents save steps in solar cell manufacturing

October 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Advances in ultrathin films have made solar panels and semiconductor devices more efficient and less costly, and researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory say they've fo...

Graphene nano-coils are natural electromagnets: Rice University researchers discover graphene spirals could challenge macro solenoids

October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
In the drive to miniaturize electronics, solenoids have become way too big, say Rice University scientists who discovered the essential component can be scaled down to nano-size with macro-scale perfo...

Iran Producing 9 New Nano Drugs

October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
Iran is producing 9 new nano drugs, including anti-inflammatory and anti-diabetes medicines, for the first time in the world.

Iran to Organize 1st Int'l Nanotechnology Olympiad for University Students

October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
The first international nanotechnology Olympiad will be held for the first time in Iran, Nanotechnology Education Foundation, active in the field of teaching nanotechnology to Iranian university stud...

Iranian Scientists Use New Model to Reduce Errors in Prediction of Nanocomposites' Behavior

October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology presented a numerical model to predict the behavior of polymeric composites more precisely in the presence of nanoparticles.

Nanobars Boost Efficiency of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
Solar cells made of organic materials are very attractive these days, however, the low efficiency of the cells is the main problem for their application.