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SITRI and Accelink Announce Cooperative Agreement on Opto-Electronic Communication

January 4, 2016 - 7:45am
•Capitalizes on strengthsof both SITRI and Accelink to advanceoptical technology, products and markets •Strengthens SITRI’s R&D capabilities in optical technology

Cima NanoTech Powers the Next Generation of Large Touch Screen Displays: Cima NanoTech demonstrates first affordable, projected capacitive large format touch screen technology

January 4, 2016 - 7:45am
Cima NanoTech, a developer and manufacturer of transparent conductive film solutions, is offering hands-on demonstrations of ultra responsive large touch screens at the Consumer Electronics Show in La...

Nanostart AG: Capital increase and realignment

January 4, 2016 - 7:45am
New alignment decided in the real estate sector •Capital in the form of 49% of the company’s shares to Renaissance Real Estate Frankfurt GmbH •Equity is increased to 9.36 million euros •Depreciatio...

Physicists come up with a way to make cleaner fuel cells: An international group of scientists from Russia, France, and Germany have developed ion-exchange synthetic membranes based on amphiphilic compounds that are able to convert the energy of chemical

January 4, 2016 - 7:45am
An international group of scientists from Russia, France, and Germany have developed ion-exchange synthetic membranes based on amphiphilic compounds that are able to convert the energy of chemical rea...

A clue to generate electric current without energy consumption at room temperature

January 4, 2016 - 7:45am
A group of researchers in Japan and China identified the requirements for the development of new types of extremely low power consumption electric devices by studying Cr-doped (Sb, Bi)2Te3 thin films...

Simultaneous detection of the polarities of hundreds of semiconducting nanowires

January 2, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of Valencia have developed a technique to determine the individual polarities of hundreds of semiconducting nanowires in a single, time-saving process. Led by Ana Cros, d...

New acoustic technique reveals structural information in nanoscale materials

January 2, 2016 - 7:45am
Understanding where and how phase transitions occur is critical to developing new generations of the materials used in high-performance batteries, sensors, energy-harvesting devices, medical diagnosti...

A new metamateria will speed up computers: Scientists have proposed a metasurface for the anomalous scattering of visible light

January 2, 2016 - 7:45am
A new metamaterial with an unusual refraction of light will speed up computers.

OCSiAl Group showcases additive based on nanotechnology

January 1, 2016 - 12:55pm
he OCSiAl Group showed off its nanotube technology to the rubber industry during the recent International Elastomer Conference in Cleveland. Mike Nemeth, vice president of sales and marketing at OC...

Nanoworld 'snow blowers' carve straight channels in semiconductor surfaces: NIST, IBM researchers report important addition to toolkit of 'self-assembly' methods eyed for making useful devices

December 31, 2015 - 7:45am
In the nanoworld, tiny particles of gold can operate like snow blowers, churning through surface layers of an important class of semiconductors to dig unerringly straight paths. The surprising trenchi...

Coated Magnetic Nanoparticles Used to Purify Contaminated Water

December 31, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tarbiat Modarres University coated and modified the surface of magnetic nanoparticles to produce a special nanosorbent to eliminate environmental pollutions.

Application of Nanostructures; New Approach to Increase Efficiency, Decrease Cost of Solar Cells

December 31, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Research Center of Iran boosted the efficiency of dye sensitized solar cells and reduced their production cost by using specified nanostructures.

Properties, Quality of Edible Oils Improved by Special Nanocapsules

December 31, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Gorgan University of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, in a laboratorial research, replaced harmful artificial antioxidant additives with natural compounds extracte...

Semblant to Demo Its Market-Leading MobileShield Waterproofing Solution for Consumer Electronic Devices at CES 2016

December 31, 2015 - 7:45am
Semblant, the market leader in protective nanocoatings and liquid damage protection for electronic devices, today announced that it will showcase its patented MobileShield™ nanotechnology for mobile,...

Infrared encoding of images with metasurfaces: French researchers have demonstrated subwavelength control of thermal emissivity at the subwavelength scale -- allowing them to encode images in infrared signals

December 29, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at MINAO, a joint lab between The French Aerospace Lab in Palaiseau and the Laboratoire de Photonique et de Nanostructures in Marcoussis, have recently demonstrated metamaterial resonators...

Choreographing the dance of electrons: NUS scientists have discovered how to manipulate electrons in thin semiconductors by encapsulating them in atomically thin materials and changing the electric field

December 29, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists at the National University of Singapore (NUS) have demonstrated a new way of controlling electrons by confining them in a device made out of atomically thin materials, and applying external...

Photocatalytic Nanostructures Show Ability to Purify Wastewater

December 29, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz in association with Swedish researchers synthesized and studied laboratorial nanostructures with high efficiency in the elimination of dye p...

UCLA researchers create exceptionally strong and lightweight new metal: Magnesium infused with dense silicon carbide nanoparticles could be used for airplanes, cars, mobile electronics and more

December 29, 2015 - 7:45am
A team led by researchers from the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science has created a super-strong yet light structural metal with extremely high specific strength and modulus,...

Researchers found an unconventional phase transition in photonic structures

December 27, 2015 - 7:45am
A team of physicists from ITMO University, Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute and Australian National University have researched the phenomenon of phase transition between photonic crystals and metama...

A quantum of light for material science: A study led by Ángel Rubio, the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country professor and head of the Max Planck Institute in Hamburg, shows that it is possible to predict the effects of photons on materials

December 27, 2015 - 7:45am
The basic building blocks of atoms, molecules and solids are positively charged nuclei and negatively charged electrons. Their mutual interactions determine most of the physical and chemical propertie...