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Scientists Apply Semi-Conductive, Magnetic Photocatalysts to Purify Wastewater

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from Iran University of Science and Technology produced nanoparticles at the laboratorial scale that can purify contaminated wastewater with high efficiency.

Capacitor array images living cells

Nanotechweb - August 10, 2015 - 8:36am
New real-time device could help in the development of better anti-cancer drugs.

Copper clusters capture and convert carbon dioxide to make fuel

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Capture and convert--this is the motto of carbon dioxide reduction, a process that stops the greenhouse gas before it escapes from chimneys and power plants into the atmosphere and instead turns it in...

Laboratorial Production of High-Temperature Ceramic Nanofibers in Iran

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at Space Transportation System Department of Iran's Space Research Center succeeded in the laboratorial production of ceramic nanofibers made of cheap and biocompatible raw materials with...

Silicone Nanostructures Increase Capacity, Durability of Lithium Ion Batteries

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from University of Tehran produced and studied the performance of amorphous silicon nanosturcutre in lithium ion batteries.

Flexible dielectric polymer can stand the heat

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Easily manufactured, low cost, lightweight, flexible dielectric polymers that can operate at high temperatures may be the solution to energy storage and power conversion in electric vehicles and other...

Researchers develop drug-loaded nanocapsules that hijack the body’s clotting agents and then self-destruct

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Australian researchers funded by the National Heart Foundation are a step closer to a safer and more effective way to treat heart attack and stroke via nanotechnology.

Oxford Instruments is ‘Bringing the Nanoworld Together (BTNT)’ in India for the fourth time

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
The fourth in the series of nanotechnology seminars is being held by Oxford Instruments at IIT Madras, Chennai, India on 3rd and 4th November 2015, showcasing cutting edge nanotechnology tools and the...

Global Nano Calcium Carbonate Industry 2015: Acute Market Reports

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
New Market Research Reports Title "Global Nano Calcium Carbonate Industry 2015: Acute Market Reports" Has Been Added to AcuteMarketReports.com Report Database.

Lightning reshapes rocks at the atomic level, Penn study finds

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
At a rock outcropping in southern France, a jagged fracture runs along the granite. The surface in and around the crevice is discolored black, as if wet or covered in algae. But, according to a new pa...

Keystone Nano Awarded Contract from National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to develop Novel Influenza Therapy

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Keystone Nano is pleased to announce it has been awarded a SBIR contract from the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to apply the NanoJacket technology to create a novel ce...

Sandcastles inspire new nanoparticle binding technique

Nanotech-Now - August 9, 2015 - 7:45am
"Nanocapillary-mediated magnetic assembly of nanoparticles into ultraflexible filaments and reconfigurable networks" Authors: Bhuvensh Bharti and Orlin D. Velev, North Carolina State University; An...

Plantations of nanorods on carpets of graphene capture the Sun's energy

InterNano Industry News - August 8, 2015 - 3:45am
The Sun can be a better chemist, thanks to zinc oxide nanorod arrays grown on a graphene substrate and 'decorated' with dots of cadmium sulphide. In the presence of solar radiation, this combination of zero and one-dimensional semiconductor structures with two-dimensional graphene is a great catalyst for many chemical reactions.
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Engineered quantum-dot-in-perovskite solids open new frontiers for high-efficiency lighting

InterNano Industry News - August 8, 2015 - 3:45am
Researchers successfully combine 2 different materials to create new hyper-efficient light-emitting crystal.
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On the way to breaking the terahertz barrier for graphene nanoelectronics

InterNano Industry News - August 8, 2015 - 3:45am
Simple thermodynamics defines the performance of ultrafast graphene transistors and photodetectors.
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New technique to synthesise nanostructured nanowires

InterNano Industry News - August 8, 2015 - 3:45am
Researchers have developed a new method for growing ?hybrid? crystals at the nanoscale, in which quantum dots - essentially nanoscale semiconductors - of different materials can be sequentially incorporated into a host nanowire with perfect junctions between the components.
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Coated Ultra-Thin Copper on Printed Circuit Laminates - I-Connect007

InterNano Industry News - August 8, 2015 - 3:45am
I-Connect007Coated Ultra-Thin Copper on Printed Circuit LaminatesI-Connect007Nano copper-based electronic ink and associated processing have been developed to create ultra-thin copper on flexible PCB substrates. Using a unique nanomanufacturing process, nanomaterial is created, dispersed, and sintered, resulting in copper foil ...and more »
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Leti and EVG Launch INSPIRE, a Lithography Program Aimed At Demonstrating Benefits of Nano-imprint Technology

InterNano Industry News - August 8, 2015 - 3:45am
CEA-Leti and EV Group have launched a new program in nano-imprint lithography (NIL) called INSPIRE to demonstrate the benefits of the versatile, powerful nano-patterning technology and spread its use...
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Molecular trick alters rules of attraction for non-magnetic metals

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists have demonstrated for the first time how to generate magnetism in metals that aren't naturally magnetic, which could end our reliance on some rare and toxic elements currently used.

Two spin liquids square off in an iron-based superconductor: Changes in short-range, transient order in competing liquid-like phases precede onset of superconductivity

Nanotech-Now - August 7, 2015 - 7:45am
Despite a quarter-century of research since the discovery of the first high-temperature superconductors, scientists still don't have a clear picture of how these materials are able to conduct electric...