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Organic solar cells stand the heat

Nanotechweb - June 3, 2016 - 8:41am
A new organic conjugated polymer fares better under thermal stress than PCDTBT – one of the most stable polymers used for solar cells.

Planar meta-lens works in the visible range

Nanotechweb - June 2, 2016 - 10:03am
(with video) A step forward to replacing conventional bulky lenses in portable phones, digital cameras and even telescopes.

Tiny probe could produce big improvements in batteries and fuel cells: A new method helps scientists get an atom's level understanding of electrochemical properties

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
A team of American and Chinese researchers has developed a new tool that could aid in the quest for better batteries and fuel cells.

Nanocars taken for a rough ride: Rice, NC State researchers test single-molecule cars in open air

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
If you're driving a nanocar on the open road, things are bound to get sticky. Rice University researchers who developed the first nanocars and colleagues at North Carolina State University found in...

Attosecond physics: Attosecond camera for nanostructures

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
Physicists based at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich and the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics have observed a nanoscale light-matter phenomenon which lasts for only attoseconds.

'Weak' materials offer strong possibilities for electronics

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
New fundamental research by UT Dallas physicists may accelerate the drive toward more advanced electronics and more powerful computers.

'On-the-fly' 3-D print system prints what you design, as you design it

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
3-D printing has become a powerful tool for engineers and designers, allowing them to do "rapid prototyping" by creating a physical copy of a proposed design.

JPK’s NanoWizard AFM system is being used for cell studies in the Research Centre for Nanometer-scale Science & Advanced Materials at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard® AFM system at the Jagiellonian Univ...

Nanobiotix receives US$1m milestone payment from PharmaEngine: First patient injected with NBTXR3 in soft tissue sarcoma registration phase in Asia

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
ANOBIOTIX (Euronext: NANO – ISIN: FR0011341205), a late clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering novel approaches for the local treatment of cancer, receives a US$1m milestone payment from its T...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Expand Presence in China with 300mm Fab in Chongqing: Company plans new manufacturing facility and additional design capabilities to serve customers in China

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding to drive its next phase of growth in China. Through a joint venture with the government of Chongqing, the company plans to...

Nanobiotix establishes promising preclinical proof-of-concept in Immuno Oncology

Nanotech-Now - June 2, 2016 - 7:45am
NANOBIOTIX (Euronext: NANO – ISIN: FR0011341205), a late clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering novel approaches for the local treatment of cancer, announces today that the Company has establi...

Sticky gecko-inspired material conducts electricity

InterNano Industry News - June 2, 2016 - 3:45am
Flexible adhesive patch could lead to better electrodes for heart monitors and fitness sensors
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Catalyst could make production of key chemical more eco-friendly

InterNano Industry News - June 2, 2016 - 3:45am
The world has more carbon dioxide than it needs, and a team of Brown University chemists has come up with a potential way to put some of it to good use.
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Graphene Layer Adds All-Weather Efficiency To Solar Panels

Nanotech-Now - June 1, 2016 - 1:41pm
Let’s be honest. No one likes an epic overachiever. In the nanotechnology world, no one material has been more deserving of that title than the innocent monolayer of carbon, graphene. Touted to be the...

Metamaterial Technologies Inc.

National Nanomanufacturing Network - June 1, 2016 - 9:44am
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