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Harris & Harris Group Notes Metabolon's Collaboration Agreement With Human Longevity Inc. to Provide Metabolomic Profiling Services

March 10, 2014 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, notes the announcement by its portfolio company, Metabolon, Inc., that it has signed...
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Take Your Best Shot! JEOL Launches SEM/TEM Image Contest

March 10, 2014 - 7:45am
JEOL USA has launched an imaging contest to showcase some of the best work of users of its electron microscopes. A winning image will be selected for each month of 2014, judged by JEOL's SEM and TEM...
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MANA Research Highlight: Smart nanofibers to treat kidney failure

March 10, 2014 - 7:45am
A simple way to treat kidney failure. A new technique for purifying blood using a nanofiber mesh could prove useful as a cheap, wearable alternative to kidney dialysis.
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Harris & Harris Group, Inc. Establishes and Invests $350,001 in ProMuc, Inc.

March 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, is pleased to announce the founding of ProMuc, Inc., and our initial investment of $35...
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Nanopositioning Stage & Digital Controller for Imaging, Surface Metrology and Microscopy Available from PI

March 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Piezo Nanopositioning Systems specialist PI (Physik Instrumente) LP - has introduced a new piezo-Z nanopositioning system for imaging and fast focusing applications. It consists of large aperture pie...
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Elmarco Enabled Industrial Electrospinning Technology for Laboratories: Elmarco introduces NS LAB, the electrospinning research tool designed for the needs of universities and research institutes

March 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Elmarco introduces the updated Nanospider™ ("NS") LAB - the first product update to the world's best-selling nanofiber research tool which was originally launched in 2005 at the Nanotech exhibition in...
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New Data Model Boosts Space Science

March 8, 2014 - 7:45am
6 planets, 2 moons & 1 comet - not often in space science does a single project offer new insights in such numbers of objects in our solar system. The Europe-wide consortium IMPEx does exactly that an...
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Carbodeon NanoDiamonds PTFE Coating doubles surface durability and reduces friction by up to 66 percent: New surface coating enables cost-effective CO2 and fuel reductions in machinery

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Surface coatings specialist Carbodeon has released a new PTFE/NanoDiamond coating with twice the durability and up to 66 percent less friction than current products. The new coating has huge potential...
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Singapore's A*STAR IME will present 9 papers in optical device innovation and foundry-qualified platform development at world-class optical communications conference

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
A*STAR's IME will be presenting 9 papers at the upcoming Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC) in San Francisco, USA, conf...
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Cypress’s TrueTouch® Touchscreen Controllers Compatible with Cima NanoTech’s SANTE® Silver Nanoparticle-Based Touch Sensors: Supporting Designs for Advanced Touch Applications

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY), the market leader in touch-sensing, announced its TrueTouch® capacitive touchscreen controllers support designs with SANTE® silver nanoparticle touch sensors...
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Green Chemistry Method Used for Production of Palladium Nanocatalyst

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used green chemistry method to produce a nanocatalyst for carbon-carbon bond formation.
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Production of Aluminum-Ceria Nanocatalyst through Micro-Emulsion Method

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers succeeded in the production of alumina-ceria nanocatalyst through micro-emulsion method.
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Optimum Stable Conditions Achieved for Growth of Semiconducting Nanostructures on Metals

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian scientists in association with researchers from University Putra Malaysia obtained stable optimum conditions for the growth of semiconducting nanostructures on metals and metal oxides.
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QD Vision Continues to Achieve Commercial Firsts with Quantum Dots: Company announces first production-ready green quantum dots at 30 nm FWHM

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
QD Vision, Inc., manufacturer of quantum dot Color IQ™ optical components for LCD products, today announced the commercial availability of the industry's first green quantum dots (QD) at 30 nanometers...
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Got Images? Win an iPad with Your Best Asylum Research AFM Images

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Asylum Research, an Oxford Instruments company, invites all Cypher™ and MFP-3D™ AFM users to enter their best AFM data, including images, force curves, or videos, in the Asylum Research Image Contest...
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How 19th Century Physics Could Change the Future of Nanotechnology: University of Cincinnati physics researchers have developed a new way of using an old technique that could help build better nanotechnology

March 6, 2014 - 7:45am
A new twist on a very old physics technique could have a profound impact on one of the most buzzed-about aspects of nanoscience.
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‘Four!' Heads Up, Wide Use of More Flexible Metallic Glass Coming Your Way: Advances in Glass Alloys Lead to Strength, Flexibility

March 4, 2014 - 7:45am
What do some high-end golf clubs and your living room window have in common? The answer is glass, but in the golf clubs' case it's a specialized glass product, called metallic glass, with the ability...
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The Universitat Politècnica de Valencia coordinates a European project that will improve data communications performance

March 4, 2014 - 7:45am
The Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), through the Nanophotonics Technology Center, leads SITOGA, an ambitious European research project that aims to develop new technology which will, among o...
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Harris & Harris Group Portfolio Company, HZO, Wins "Best of Show" at VCIR Winter Conference

March 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, announces that its portfolio company, HZO, Inc., was voted "Best of Show" at the 31st...
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Electronics based on a 2-D electron gas: A new material could open the door to a new kind of electronics: researchers at the Vienna University of Technology have created a stable two-dimensional electron gas in strontium titanate

March 4, 2014 - 7:45am
Usually, microelectronic devices are made of silicon or similar semiconductors. Recently, the electronic properties of metal oxides have become quite interesting. These materials are more complex, yet...
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