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Researchers develop faster, precise silica coating process for quantum dot nanorods

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Materials researchers at North Carolina State University have fine-tuned a technique that enables them to apply precisely controlled silica coatings to quantum dot nanorods in a day - up to 21 times f...
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National Institute for Materials Science

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 26, 2016 - 9:38am
NIMS is Japan's sole National Research and Development Agency specializing in materials science. NIMS is charged with basic research and development of materials science, and to advance the level of expertise in the field. 1-2-1 Sengen, Tsukuba-city Ibaraki 305-0047 JAPAN

Development of Chemical Sensing Material that Enables Smartphones to Detect Toxic Gases

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 26, 2016 - 8:55am
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) News OfficeA joint research group including senior researcher Shinsuke Ishihara at the Frontier Molecules Group, International Cente

Stretchy supercapacitors power wearable electronics

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Title Flexible Micro-supercapacitors based on graphene Abstract Micro-supercapacitors with unique two-dimensional (2D) structures are gaining attention due to their small size, high energy de...

AIM Photonics Announces Release of Process Design Kit (PDK) for Integrated Silicon Photonics Design

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
AIM Photonics today announced the integrated silicon photonics Process Design Kit (PDK) is now available to all those organizations that have executed membership agreements. The achievement of this i...

Semblant to Present at China Mobile Manufacturing Forum 2016

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Semblant, the market leader in protective nanocoatings and liquid damage protection for electronic devices, today announced that Abe Ghanbari, Chief Solutions Officer, will present at China Mobile Man...

Johns Hopkins scientists track metabolic pathways to find drug combination for pancreatic cancer

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Cancer researchers have long observed the value of treating patients with combinations of anti-cancer drugs that work better than single drug treatments. Now, in a new study using laboratory-grown cel...

Sodium-ion device could compete with lithium-ion batteries

Nanotechweb - August 26, 2016 - 2:27am
New battery is made from nanostructured layered sodium titanate and vanadyl phosphate.

Semisynthetic nanoreactor can follow reversible reactions

Nanotechweb - August 26, 2016 - 1:52am
New and improved nanostructure can be used to follow many aqueous chemical reactions in real time and might even help in the development of novel biotherapeutic agents.

MoS2 nanofilms disinfect dirty water using sunlight

Nanotechweb - August 24, 2016 - 9:04am
When combined with a 5 nm-thick copper film, the device can inactivate more than 99.999% of bacteria in just 20 minutes.

New theory could lead to new generation of energy friendly optoelectronics: Researchers at Queen's University Belfast and ETH Zurich, Switzerland, have created a new theoretical framework which could help physicists and device engineers design better opto

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers at Queen's University Belfast and ETH Zurich, Switzerland, have created a new theoretical framework which could help physicists and device engineers design better optoelectronics, leading...

New flexible material can make any window 'smart'

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have invented a new flexible smart window material that, when incorporated into windows, sunroofs, or even curved...

University of Puerto Rico and NASA back in the news – XEI reports

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
XEI Scientific Inc. reports on the launch of NASA rocket carrying the RockSat-X payload from the University of Puerto Rico which incorporates a plasma radical source from XEI.

Nanoparticles that speed blood clotting may someday save lives

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Young people between 5 and 44 are most likely to die from a trauma, and the primary cause of death will be bleeding out. We have a range of technologies to control external bleeding, but there is a de...

Researchers reduce expensive noble metals for fuel cell reactions

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Washington State University researchers have developed a novel nanomaterial that could improve the performance and lower the costs of fuel cells by using fewer precious metals like platinum or palladi...

Spider silk: Mother Nature's bio-superlens

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Scientists at the UK's Bangor and Oxford universities have achieved a world first: using spider-silk as a superlens to increase the microscope's potential.

Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Provides Shareholder Update

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC PINK: INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology-based energy saving solutions, today announces a shareholder update on company progress and corporate developments.

A new way to display the 3-D structure of molecules: Metal-organic frameworks provide a new platform for solving the structure of hard-to-study samples

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and UC Berkeley have created a sort of nanoscale display case that enables new atomic-scale views of hard...

Carbodeon Ltd Oy Closes EUR 1.5 million Funding Round From Straightforward Capital: Carbodeon will accelerate its nanodiamonds business and expand manufacturing capacity

Nanotech-Now - August 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Carbodeon Ltd Oy, the global market leader in application-tailored nanodiamond materials, has closed a EUR 1.5 million funding round from Straightforward Capital, a Finnish venture capital firm. The r...