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UT Arlington nanoparticles could provide easier route for cell therapy

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
UT Arlington physics researchers may have developed a way to use laser technology to deliver drug and gene therapy at the cellular level without damaging surrounding tissue. The method eventually coul...
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Toyohashi Tech researchers have developed a simple, low-loss waveguide for Surface Plasmon Polaritons (SPPs) that is applicable to nanoscale photonic integrated circuits on silicon

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
Surface plasmon polaritons (SPPs) are waves that propagate along the surface of a conductor and collective oscillation of electrons coupled with the optical field at the nano-scale beyond the diffract...
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Singapore Researchers Use FEI Titan S/TEM to Link Plasmonics with Molecular Electronics: As described in the March 28 issue of Science, researchers discover quantum plasmonic tunneling – a phenomenon that may eventually lead to new, ultra-fast electrical

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) congratulates its customers, National University of Singapore, Singapore University of Technology and Design, and the A*STAR institutes: Institute of High Performance Computing and...
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Measuring the mass of 'massless' electrons: Taming graphene, Harvard-led researchers successfully measure collective mass of ‘massless’ electrons in motion

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
Individual electrons in graphene are massless, but when they move together, it's a different story. Graphene, a one-atom-thick carbon sheet, has taken the world of physics by storm—in part, because...
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University of Maastricht Adds Complete Correlative Workflow from FEI to its Institute of Nanoscopy

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
The University of Maastricht will use a Correlative Workflow from FEI to enable greater insight into the 3D form of cellular proteins, which may facilitate the development of more effective disease tr...
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FRITSCH Planetary Mills premium line – for grinding down to the nanometer range!

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
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Sharper imaging using X-rays: HZB team develops three-dimensional volume diffraction optics for X-rays

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
Physicists at HZB have developed a process to generate improved lenses for X-ray microscopy that provide both better resolution and higher throughput. To accomplish this, they fabricate three-dimensio...
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Unlocking milk's formula could save lives, say scientists

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
A new study on the digestion of milk could lead to the development of new formulas for premature babies, weight loss drinks and potentially new drug delivery systems.
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Researchers synthesize previously unknown form of magnesium carbide

Nanotech-Now - June 25, 2014 - 7:45am
An international team of researchers from the United States and France, along with the head of a state-funded "mega grant" laboratory based at MIPT, Artyom Oganov, has synthesized a previously unknown...
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Polymer coating technique improves cantilever sensing

Nanotechweb - June 25, 2014 - 4:17am
SI-ATRP overcomes the limitations of conventional top-down processes such as drop casting
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International Graphene Innovation Conference (GRAPCHINA 2014)

InterNano - Upcoming Events - June 24, 2014 - 1:32pm
September 1, 2014 - International Graphene Innovation Conference (GRAPCHINA 2014) is dedicated to the enhancement of Graphene based technology, innovation and research. The conference is organized by China Innovation Alliance of the Graphene Industry (CGIA) in Ningbo (China) from 1st to 3rd September this year. CGIA is the first national alliance ever, comprising dozens of top research institutions including Tsinghua University, Institute of Metal Research (Chinese Academy of Sciences) and other enterprises from China. CGIA is designed to provide opportunity to knowledge sharing and networking for those engaged in research and development, and deployment from Graphene based industries with investors across the globe.

Global Summit for Advanced Manufacturing 2014

InterNano - Upcoming Events - June 24, 2014 - 8:18am
July 9, 2014 - Plan now to attend GSAM 2014 and explore issues (the good, the bad AND the ugly) common in taking manufacturing to the next levels of miniaturization, integration, ruggedization, and automation. A wide variety of industry sectors - electronics, food, heavy equipment, technology and textiles - confront similar challenges with new materials, tools and processes, while ensuring speed to market. GSAM 2014 features high level speakers who have confronted these challenges and are willing to share their stories.

NASA selects Deep Space Industries for two asteroid contracts Company collaborates with Near Earth LLC and Cornell University

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
NASA today awarded two contracts to Deep Space Industries Inc. to accelerate the agency's plans to partner with private industry on asteroid prospecting and harvesting. One will analyze commercial a...
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One step to solar-cell efficiency: Rice University researchers’ chemical process may improve manufacturing

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Rice University scientists have created a one-step process for producing highly efficient materials that let the maximum amount of sunlight reach a solar cell.
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Changing Composition of Nanofibers Results in Treatment of Scars, Deep Wound

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology in association with researchers from Singapore National University produced nanofibers for the treatment of surface and deep wounds.
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Media Advisory: Minister Rempel to Announce Support for Alberta's Nanotechnology Sector

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
On Friday, June 20, 2014 the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, will make an announcement to support jobs and growth, while enhancing innovation and co...
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CSA Group Continues Contributions to Advanced Emerging Technologies With Canada's First Standard on Cellulosic Nanomaterials

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
CSA Group, a leading standards development, testing and certification organization, has released Canada's first national standard on cellulosic nanomaterials: CSA Z5100-14, Cellulosic nanomaterials -...
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Humboldt Awardee Victor Klimov as guest at cfaed of TU Dresden

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
From 22 June, Humboldt Awardee Victor Klimov of Los Alamos National Laboratory (US) will spend three weeks as a guest researcher at the Center for Advancing Electronics Dresden (cfaed) of Technische U...
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Acquisition of Corporate Scientific Claisse Inc.

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
Spectris plc (‘Spectris' or the ‘Company') (LSE: SXS), the productivity-enhancing instrumentation and controls company, today announces that it has acquired the business and assets of the Canadian com...
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Funding Renewed for Brookhaven's Center for Emergent Superconductivity, a DOE Energy Frontier Research Center

Nanotech-Now - June 23, 2014 - 7:45am
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced an extension of funding totaling $14 million over four years for an Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC) first established at DOE's Brookhaven Natio...
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