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Electronic Circuits Printed at 1 Micron Resolution

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 31, 2016 - 9:32am
A research team consisting of MANA Independent Scientist Takeo Minari, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA), NIMS National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to fund a new Center on Nano-safety Research at T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 31, 2016 - 9:12am
National Institutes of Health (NIH) and its National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) just announced the funding of a new interdisciplinary Nano-safety Center at the T. H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health News

Nano Dimension Files Patent Application for Innovative Nanometric Conductive Ink

InterNano Industry News - August 31, 2016 - 3:45am
Recently, Nano Dimension Technologies filed a patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to develop a new nanometric conductive ink based on a unique synthesis. The company is a...
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Meteorite impact on a nano scale

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
A meteorite impacting the earth under a grazing angle of incidence can do a lot of damage; it may travel a long way, carving a trench into the ground until it finally penetrates the surface. The impac...

Designing ultrasound tools with Lego-like proteins

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Ultrasound imaging is used around the world to help visualize developing babies and diagnose diseases. Sound waves bounce off the tissues, revealing their different densities and shapes. The next step...

A nanoscale wireless communication system via plasmonic antennas: Greater control affords 'in-plane' transmission of waves at or near visible light

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
The pursuit of next-generation technologies places a premium on producing increased speed and efficiency with components built at scales small enough to function on a computer chip.

Forces of nature: Interview with microscopy innovators Gerd Binnig and Christoph Gerber

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
The inventors of one of the most versatile tools in modern science - the atomic force microscope, or AFM - tell their story in an interview published online this week. The AFM was invented in the mid...

A promising route to the scalable production of highly crystalline graphene films

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers discovered a procedure to restore defective graphene oxide structures that cause the material to display low carrier mobility. By applying a high-temperature reduction treatment in an etha...

Graphene under pressure

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Small balloons made from one-atom-thick material graphene can withstand enormous pressures, much higher than those at the bottom of the deepest ocean, scientists at the University of Manchester report...

Analog DNA circuit does math in a test tube: DNA computers could one day be programmed to diagnose and treat disease

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Often described as the blueprint of life, DNA contains the instructions for making every living thing from a human to a house fly. But in recent decades, some researchers have been putting the lett...

Silicon nanoparticles trained to juggle light: Research findings prove the capabilities of silicon nanoparticles for flexible data processing in optical communication systems

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
A team of physicists from ITMO University (Saint Petersburg) and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) has demonstrated the potential of silicon nanoparticles for effective non-linear ligh...

New approach to determining how atoms are arranged in materials

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2016 - 7:45am
“Use of Bayesian Inference in Crystallographic Structure Refinement via Full Diffraction Profile Analysis” Authors: Chris M. Fancher, Zhen Han, Brian J. Reich, Ralph C. Smith, Alyson G. Wilson and...

pH-responsive DNA capsules release QD loads

Nanotechweb - August 29, 2016 - 7:29am
Nanostructures might be used as chemotherapeutic drug carriers to treat cancer cells.

Nanofiber scaffolds demonstrate new features in the behavior of stem and cancer cells

Nanotech-Now - August 28, 2016 - 7:45am
A discovery in the field of biomaterials may open new frontiers in stem and cancer cell manipulation and associated advanced therapy development. Novel scaffolds are shown enabling cells to behave in...

Nanofur for oil spill cleanup: Materials researchers learn from aquatic ferns: Hairy plant leaves are highly oil-absorbing / publication in bioinspiration & biomimetics / video on absorption capacity

Nanotech-Now - August 28, 2016 - 7:45am
Some water ferns can absorb large volumes of oil within a short time, because their leaves are strongly water-repellent and, at the same time, highly oil-absorbing. Researchers of KIT, together with c...

Unraveling the crystal structure of a -70° Celsius superconductor, a world first: Significant advancement in the realization of room-temperature superconductors

Nanotech-Now - August 28, 2016 - 7:45am
For the first time in the world, a research group led by Osaka University, Japan, clarified the crystal structure of hydrogen sulfide in its superconducting phase at the high temperature of -70°C. Thi...

Nanomaterials and lithium rechargeable batteries

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
(TechXplore) In a review article in Nature Energy, Yongming Sun, Nian Liu, and Yi Cui from Stanford University survey how nanomaterials have advanced the field of lithium rechargeable batteries and what obstacles still need to be overcome to make high-capacity rechargeable lithium batteries a practical energy source...7/13
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