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New optical material offers unprecedented control of light and thermal radiation

Nanotech-Now - September 3, 2016 - 7:45am
Columbia Engineers discover that samarium nickelate shows promise for active photonic devices - SmNiO3 could potentially transform optoelectronic technologies, including smart windows, infrared camouf...

Silver nanoparticles' protein 'corona' affects their toxicity: Scientists distinguished how protein 'corona' of silver nanoparticles affects their cellular toxicity

Nanotech-Now - September 3, 2016 - 7:45am
A senior fellow at the Faculty of Chemistry, MSU, Vladimir Bochenkov together with his colleagues from Denmark succeeded in deciphering the mechanism of interaction of silver nanoparticles with the ce...

NREL Discovery Creates Future Opportunity in Quantum Computing: Research into perovskites looks beyond material’s usage for efficient solar cells

Nanotech-Now - September 3, 2016 - 7:45am
Scientists at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) discovered a use for perovskites that runs counter to the intended usage of the hybrid organic-inorganic material.

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals to Present at Upcoming September Conferences

Nanotech-Now - September 3, 2016 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) today announced that the company will make presentations at the following upcoming events.

Nanotube array transistor breaks new record

Nanotechweb - September 2, 2016 - 1:41pm
New CNT device outperforms the current density of conventional semiconductors like silicon and gallium arsenide.

Peter Diamandis Thinks Nanotech Will Interface With Human Minds

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:48am
Diamandis explained that he was researching nanotechnology that would allow human brains to interface with machines. This isn’t an unthinkable feat: researchers at the University of Southern Californi...

Particle Works launches range of high quality magnetic nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
Particle Works – the nano- and microstructured material specialist – has developed magnetic nanoparticles offering superior performance and physical characteristics. The particles are composed of coba...

GrapheneCanada 2016 International Conference: Recent advances in technology developments and business opportunities in graphene commercialization

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
The 2nd edition of Graphene & 2D Materials Canada 2016 International Conference & Exhibition (www.graphenecanadaconf.com) will take place in Montreal (Canada): 18-20 October, 2016. Graphene Canada 20...

FEI Celebrates Shipment of 1,000th Helios DualBeam System: FEI’s Helios Family has lead the DualBeam technology race and is widely used across the semiconductor, materials science, life sciences and oil & gas industries

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) today announced a milestone of the 1,000th Helios™ DualBeam system shipped since the product family was introduced in 2006. The 1,000th system was manufactured in FEI’s Brno plant a...

Colors from darkness: Researchers develop alternative approach to quantum computing

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers at Aalto University have demonstrated the suitability of microwave signals in the coding of information for quantum computing. Previous development of the field has been focusing on optica...

Diamonds and quantum information processing on the nano scale

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
City College of New York led-team headed by physicist Dr. Carlos Meriles has successfully demonstrated charge transport between Nitrogen-Vacancy color centers in diamond. The team developed a novel m...

Device to control 'color' of electrons in graphene provides path to future electronics

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
A device made of bilayer graphene, an atomically thin hexagonal arrangement of carbon atoms, provides experimental proof of the ability to control the momentum of electrons and offers a path to electr...

Graphene key to growing 2-dimensional semiconductor with extraordinary properties

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
A newly discovered method for making two-dimensional materials could lead to new and extraordinary properties, particularly in a class of materials called nitrides, say the Penn State materials scient...

University of Akron researchers find thin layers of water can become ice-like at room temperature: Results could lead to an assortment of anti-friction solutions

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
New research by scientists at The University of Akron (UA) shows that a nanometer-thin layer of water between two charged surfaces exhibits ice-like tendencies that allow it to withstand pressures of...

Nanocatalysis for organic chemistry: This research article by Dr. Qien Xu et al. is published in Current Organic Chemistry, Volume 20, Issue 19, 2016

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
Nanocatalysis has attracted much attention in the past few years. Functionalized materials with a nano-/submicro-dimension display a significant and dramatically powerful catalytic capability than tra...

Continuous roll-process technology for transferring and packaging flexible LSI

Nanotech-Now - September 1, 2016 - 7:45am
A research team led by Professor Keon Jae Lee from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and by Dr. Jae-Hyun Kim from the Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials (KIMM) has...

Rosetta’s MIDAS analyses cometary dust particles

Nanotechweb - September 1, 2016 - 3:52am
Results could shed more light on the processes that occurred when our Solar System formed nearly five billion years ago.

Continuous Roll-Process Technology for Transferring and Packaging Flexible LSI

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 31, 2016 - 4:19pm
KAIST NewsA research team led by Professor Keon Jae Lee from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and by Dr.

Making High Quality Vertical Nanowires with Full Control over Their Size, Density and Distribution

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 31, 2016 - 4:09pm
The Japan Society of Applied Physics - JSAP BulletinNanowires hold interesting properties that are not found in bulk materials, making them useful in components for novel electronic and photonic devices.

Nanofibers, Applications and Related Technologies (NART)

InterNano - Upcoming Events - August 31, 2016 - 1:07pm
ConferenceTuesday, September 13, 2016 to Thursday, September 15, 2016Raleigh, NC http://www.nartconference.org/ The objective of the conference is to bring together the various communities who use nonwovens and of micro and nanofibers and related (nano) technologies in a wide range of innovative functional fibrous products. The themes for 2016 will focus on: Nano-delivery; medical Nanofibers for Energy Emerging processes for the formation of nanofibers 3D nanostructures and actuators Medical Modeling of nanostructure multi-scale modeling of fibrous materials NART 2016 will be held in Raleigh, NC and is co-organized by The Nonwovens Institute and INDA