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Categories: Nanotechnology News
The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) is pleased to announce the launch of a workshop report and a web portal, efforts coordinated through and in support of the Nanotechnology...
Categories: Nanotechnology News
University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers have created a nanoscale device that can emit light as powerfully as an object 10,000 times its size. It's an advance that could have huge implications for ev...
Chemotherapeutic coatings enhance tumor-frying nanoparticles: Duke University researchers add a drug delivery mechanism to a nanoparticle therapy already proven to target, heat and destroy tumors
In a move akin to adding chemical weapons to a firebomb, researchers at Duke University have devised a method for making a promising nanoscale cancer treatment even more deadly to tumors.
The quantum physics of artificial light harvesting: How molecular vibrations make photosynthesis efficient
Plants and bacteria make use of sunlight with remarkably high efficiency: nine out of ten absorbed light particles are being put to use in an ordinary bacterium. For years, it has been a pressing ques...
This post is part of a series examining the connections between nanotechnology and the top 10 trends facing the world, as described in the Outlook on the Global Agenda 2015. All authors are members of...
GLOBALFOUNDRIES Launches Industrys First 22nm FD-SOI Technology Platform: 22FDX offers the best combination of performance, power consumption and cost for IoT, mainstream mobile, RF connectivity, and networking
GLOBALFOUNDRIES today launched a new semiconductor technology developed specifically to meet the ultra-low-power requirements of the next generation of connected devices. The 22FDX platform deliver...
An environmentally benign antimicrobial nanoparticle based on a silver-infused lignin core Authors: Alexander P. Richter, Joseph S. Brown, Bhuvensh Bharti and Orlin D. Velev, North Carolina State...
Large Anelasticity and Associated Energy Dissipation in Single-Crystalline Nanowires Authors: Guangming Cheng, Qingquan Qin, Jing Li, Feng Xu, Elizabeth C. Dickey, and Yong Zhu, North Carolina St...
Heat buckyballs to help environment: Rice University scientists advance toward tunable carbon-capture materials
Rice University scientists are forging toward tunable carbon-capture materials with a new study that shows how chemical changes affect the abilities of enhanced buckyballs to confine greenhouse gases.
Clay sheets stack to form proton conductors: Model system demonstrates a new material property emerging from the assembly of nanoscale building blocks
Northwestern Engineering professor Jiaxing Huang has developed a cheaper, more stable proton-conducting system. To find the key ingredient, he had to look no further than his own backyard.
Iranian researchers from Imam Khomeini International University analyzed the effects of various parameters on the mechanical behavior of nanobars containing heterogeneous materials.
July 13, 2015 - The 2nd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Systems (ICBES) is a specialized conference covering many different topics related to theories and applications of biomedical sciences and engineering.ICBES is a highly anticipated conference due to the increased importance and growth of biomedical applications and systems. ICBES is set to become an exciting event with the potential for continued growth through the coming years. The conference is designed to bring together researchers active in the different fields of biomedical sciences and engineering to foster an environment conducive to exchanging ideas, information and research. The conference will cover a wide range of topics in the field from bioinformatics to computer-aided diagnosis, telehealth and medicine, human movement analysis, medical imaging, biosensors, and biorobotics.
Bimetallic wires with tailored optical properties could be used in a variety of different applications, from metamaterials to solar energy harvesting and biosensing.
SUNY Poly CNSE to Present Cutting-Edge Semiconductor Technology Developments at SEMICON West 2015 Conference
SUNY Poly CNSE NanoCollege and corporate partners to detail Global 450mm Consortium advances and lead a clean-energy forum showcasing New York States innovation ecosystem.
A tunable, highly sensitive graphene-based molecule sensor: Researchers at EPFL and ICFO have developed a reconfigurable sensor made from graphene to detect nanomolecules such as proteins and drugs; the device exploits the unique electronic and optical pr
Many areas of fundamental research are interested in graphene owing to its exceptional characteristics. It is made of one layer of carbon atoms, which makes it light and sturdy, and it is an excellent...
Graphene Week 2015 in Manchester last month saw the launch of Women in Graphene, a support network for women in graphene and related 2d materials research. As in other areas of science and engineering...
Silver is often used as a coating on medical equipment used for chemotherapy. The problem is that this silver coating can break down drugs. Now, researchers have found a graphene coating that will hel...
Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have developed a method for efficiently cooling electronics using graphene-based film. The film has a thermal conductivity capacity that is four times...
Iranian researchers from University of Tehran synthesized magnetic nanoparticles that showed appropriate function in treating cancer.