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Researchers develop novel multiferroic materials and devices integrated with silicon chips

Nanotech-Now - January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
A research team led by North Carolina State University has made two advances in multiferroic materials, including the ability to integrate them on a silicon chip, which will allow the development of n...
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SUNY Board Appoints Dr. Alain Kaloyeros as Founding President of SUNY Polytechnic Institute

Nanotech-Now - January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
In support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's education-driven economic growth agenda for New York State, SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) today announced the SUNY Board of Trustees has appointed Dr...
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TechConnect World/Nanotech 2015 - Technical Call for Papers

National Nanomanufacturing Network - January 13, 2015 - 4:17am
TechConnect World/Nanotech 2015 - Conference and ExpoJune14-17, 2015Washington, DC Final Call for Abstracts Innovations - Friday Jan. 16 Nanotech 2015/TechConnect World Innovation Conference June 14-17, 2015 - Washington DCFor an InterNano supporting partnership 10% discount on registration (http://www.techconnectworld.com/World2015/register.html) enter our code: INANO10 Abstract submission will close on Friday, January 16, for the TechConnect World Innovation Conference, June 14-17, Gaylord Convention Center, Washington DC, USA. On behalf of our symposium organizers we warmly invite you to submit your research abstract and participate in this exciting international event. How to Participate: Submit Your Abstract - due January 16th Submit your technical research and development innovations for review and consideration for podium or poster presentation. Submit Your Innovation - due January 30th We are looking for breakthrough technologies that are ready for licensing, corporate partnering, or investment opportunities. Innovators and Prospectors Include: All U.S. Funding AgenciesAll U.S. National Labs Top-tier Academic Innovators State Country Innovation Delegations • Global Corporate Innovation Prospectors For further information, please visit: http://www.techconnectworld.com/World2015/ (http://www.techconnectworld.com/World2015/)Authors of research submissions, upon acceptance, registration (http://www.techconnectworld.com/World2015/register.html) enter our code: INANO10 About the event: The world’s largest nanotechnology event, Nanotech 2015, delivers application-focused research from the top international academic, government and private industry labs. Thousands of leading researchers, scientists, engineers and technology developers participate in Nanotech to identify new technology trends, development tools, product opportunities, R D collaborations, and commercialization partners. Join the global community that has been working together for over 17 years to integrate nanotechnology into industry with a focus on scale, safety and cost-effectiveness.The joint TechConnect World and the National Innovation Summit is uniquely designed to accelerate the commercialization of innovations, out of the lab and into industry. TechConnect World is divided into a Technical Research Program and an Innovation Partnering Program, gathering the world's leading market-focused research and commercially-viable innovations into the largest global technology accelerator program.

Making better Li-ion battery membranes

Nanotechweb - January 12, 2015 - 9:30am
Depth-profiling XPS technique can determine how lithium ions are distributed in nanostructured block polymer electrolyte thin films.
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Iran Designs Magnetic Nano-Absorbents Cleaning Chemical Pollutants

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers at Shaheed Beheshti University designed Nano-absorbent separating chemical pollutants by high percentage.
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Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Announces AFM Image Contest Winners

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research is pleased to announce the winners of its AFM Image Contest. Congratulations to the Grand Prize winners Jessica Bickel and Kathy Aidala of Mount Holyoke College for...
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DNA-Based Biosensor Helps Better Designing of Anticancer Drugs

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology produced a DNA-based biosensor to better understand the performance of anticancer drugs.
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Linear Dimensions to Offer Joint Analog Solution For Fast-Growing Wearables and MEMs Sensors Markets

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES, a leading provider of advanced semiconductor manufacturing technology, and Linear Dimensions Semiconductor Inc., a semiconductor company specializing in low power analog and mixed sig...
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Iranian Researchers Prolong Life of Steel Armatures in Concrete Structures

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Tehran used nanocomposite coatings to increase the strength and life of concrete structures.
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Iranian, Argentine Scientists Produce Biosensor from Graphene

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers in cooperation with their Argentinean counterparts succeeded in the production of a biosensor by using graphene sheets.
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Toward quantum chips: Packing single-photon detectors on an optical chip is a crucial step toward quantum-computational circuits

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
A team of researchers has built an array of light detectors sensitive enough to register the arrival of individual light particles, or photons, and mounted them on a silicon optical chip. Such arrays...
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Eulitha delivers PhableR 100 photolithography system to China production company

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
The revolutionary PHABLE photolithograhy technology for low-cost printing of photonic patterns is continuing to attract interest from the industry and research fields. The latest example is a China ba...
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RISE Microscopy reaches the winner’s podium in the Analytical Scientist Innovation Awards (TASIAs) 2014

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
The Analytical Scientist Innovation Awards (TASIAs) recognize top innovations in the field of analytical chemistry. A jury of three independent experts and The Analytical Scientist editorial team chos...
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Aspen Aerogels, Inc. to Present at the Needham Growth Conference

Nanotech-Now - January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") today announced that it will present at the Needham Growth Conference being held at the New York Palace Hotel.
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Compact batteries enhanced by spontaneous silver matrix formations: Scientists use x-rays to map internal atomic transformations and advance promising lithium-based batteries

Nanotech-Now - January 10, 2015 - 7:45am
In a promising lithium-based battery, the formation of a highly conductive silver matrix transforms a material otherwise plagued by low conductivity. To optimize these multi-metallic batteries-and enh...
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Blend Therapeutics Appoints Distinguished Physician Scientist, Dennis Ausiello, MD, to Board of Directors

Nanotech-Now - January 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Blend Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company discovering new classes of medicines to treat cancer, announced today that it has appointed Dennis A. Ausiello, MD, to the company's Board of Dire...
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Blend Therapeutics Secures $21 Million Financing and Unveils Novel Pentarin™ Platform for Cancer Therapeutics: Company’s Technology and Expertise in Cancer R&D Evolve to Create New Class of Miniaturized Biologic Drug Conjugates (mBDCs) Encapsulated in Nan

Nanotech-Now - January 10, 2015 - 7:45am
Blend Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company discovering new classes of medicines to treat cancer, announced today that it has secured $21 million in new funding. The new financing includes...
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CQD solar cells go hierarchical

Nanotechweb - January 9, 2015 - 8:41am
Devices with pyramid-shaped electrodes absorb much more incoming sunlight.
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'Delta doped' NV centre couples to PC cavity

Nanotechweb - January 9, 2015 - 5:15am
Researchers make major strides in positioning diamond defect with nanoscale accuracy.
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"Global Leadership and Service Award" of the International Union of Materials ...

National Nanomanufacturing Network - January 9, 2015 - 4:32am
The IUMRS Global Leadership and Service Award for 2015 will be awarded to Dr. Mihail Roco, Mr. Christos Tokamanis, and Dr. Paul Siffert at a ceremony to be held at the European Parliament on Monday, 23rd February 2015 For 2015, the Award honors very distinguished individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership through services having measurable impact in the fields of Nanotechnology and materials for the global community: Professor Doctor Mihail Roco, the founding Chair of the National Science and Technology Council's subcommittee on Nanoscale Science, Engineering and Technology of USA National Science Foundation, for his extra-ordinary services in the area of Nanotechnology with significant impact in the USA and around the world. Mr. Christos Tokamanis, head of Unit "Advanced Materials and Nano Technologies" - Directorate "Key Enabling Technologies, Research Innovation", European Commission, for the outstanding services to the European Union community in supporting an effective and efficient nanotechnology policy integrating the needs of innovation with societal impact and responsible governance. Professor Doctor Paul Siffert, founder and First President of the "European Materials Research, Society" (E-MRS); General Secretary of the "European Materials Forum" (EMF) and of the "European Materials Research Society" (E-MRS), Czochralski Gold Medal, and for 30 years of dedicated services to European and Global Materials Community. The IUMRS has a mission of supporting excellence in materials research and education, and development of future leaders to work together for a world that has critical needs in order to sustain itself. Accordingly, to promote this mission, IUMRS announced the Global Leadership and Service Award. This Award will be given to individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership through service having measurable impact to the global community, relating to materials research and education. Source: IUMRS (http://www.iumrshq.org/attachments/197_Poster_Global_Awards_%281%29-final2-.pdf)