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STMicroelectronics’ Semiconductor Chips Contribute to Connected Toothbrush from Oral-B That Sees What You Don’t: Microcontroller and Accelerometer help brushers clean their teeth more effectively

Nanotech-Now - October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today revealed its contributions to an intelligent toothbrush system fr...

Leti to Tackle Tomorrow's Research Strategies with Stanford University’s SystemX Alliance: French R&D Center Is the First Research Institute to Join the Collaboration and Provides Bridges Between Academia and Industry, Leveraging Alliance’s Potential

Nanotech-Now - October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Leti, an institute of CEA Tech, announced today it has joined the Stanford SystemX Alliance, a network of 100 renowned Stanford University professors and 27 world-class companies, joining forces in a...

Water vapor sets some oxides aflutter: Newly discovered phenomenon could affect materials in batteries and water-splitting devices

Nanotech-Now - October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
When one type of an oxide structure called perovskite is exposed to both water vapor and streams of electrons, it exhibits behavior that researchers had never anticipated: The material gives off oxyge...

UTI testing technology cuts screening time to four hours

Nanotech-Now - October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers using DNA sequencing to profile antibiotic resistance in infection have achieved a turnaround time from 'sample to answer' of less than four hours for urinary tract infections (UTIs).

Harris & Harris Group Notes Announcements by Its Portfolio Companies During the Third Quarter of 2016

Nanotech-Now - October 6, 2016 - 7:45am
Current and prospective shareholders of Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TINY) may be interested in a number of announcements by some of our portfolio companies during the third quarter of 2016. T...

Graphene coating improves electron microscopy images

Nanotechweb - October 6, 2016 - 3:38am
Atomically thin coating of carbon dissipates charge build-up on the surface of non-conductive samples.

AsiaNANO 2016

InterNano - Upcoming Events - October 5, 2016 - 9:54am
ConferenceMonday, October 10, 2016 to Thursday, October 13, 2016Sapporo, Japan http://www.asianano2016.org/wp/conference AsiaNANO 2016 is the 8th in the series of Asian Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2002 Japan, 2004 China, 2006 Korea, 2008 Singapore, 2010 Japan, 2012 China, and 2014 Korea) and will be held in Sapporo, Japan. From the second turn of the series, the conferences are devoted to new challenges and innovations in nanochemistry and nanomaterials, especially to encourage and promote collaborations in the Asian Research Network on Fusion Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. AsiaNANO 2016 will primarily focus on revolutionary approaches and results developed newly in nanochemistry and nanomaterials for the last two years. The conference will include recent hot topics on chemical and physical aspects of nanostructures as well as their fabrication and characterization technologies, those are of strong current interest in nanoscience and nanotechnology, and industrial inventions and products. Fusion nanoscience and nanotechnology fields including bio-nano and info-nano researches will be highlighted, together with post nanoscience and nanotechnology fields in which emergence of novel concepts and approaches toward next generation are expected. The conference will consist of keynote lectures, plenary talks, invited and contributed oral presentations, and poster sessions, which will be organized to address the current research status from Asian Pacific countries to all over the world.

Nanotech Dubai 2016

InterNano - Upcoming Events - October 5, 2016 - 9:45am
ConferenceMonday, December 5, 2016 to Wednesday, December 7, 2016Dubai, United Arab Emirates http://www.setcor.org/conferences/Nanotech-Dubai-2016 The 3rd Edition Nanotech Dubai 2016 brings together leading scientists, researchers, engineers, practitioners, technology developers and policy makers in nanotechnology to exchange information on their latest research progress, innovation and business opportunities. It's among the most important events in terms of international regulatory policies and it's opened to the participation of private companies. It's unique venue for companies to promote equipment and technology. The conference covers all frontier topics in nanotechnology. The conference includes plenary lectures and invited talks by eminent personalities from around the world in addition to contributed papers both oral and poster presentations. The 3rd Edition Nanotech Dubai 2016 conference organizing committee is looking forward to welcoming you in Dubai. The conference will be held in the prestigious Highest Hotel in the World, JW Marriot Marquis Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay, Dubai.

Nanotech Dubai 2016

National Nanomanufacturing Network - October 5, 2016 - 9:45am
ConferenceMonday, December 5, 2016 to Wednesday, December 7, 2016Dubai, United Arab Emirates http://www.setcor.org/conferences/Nanotech-Dubai-2016 The 3rd Edition Nanotech Dubai 2016 brings together leading scientists, researchers, engineers, practitioners, technology developers and policy makers in nanotechnology to exchange information on their latest research progress, innovation and business opportunities. It's among the most important events in terms of international regulatory policies and it's opened to the participation of private companies. It's unique venue for companies to promote equipment and technology. The conference covers all frontier topics in nanotechnology. The conference includes plenary lectures and invited talks by eminent personalities from around the world in addition to contributed papers both oral and poster presentations. The 3rd Edition Nanotech Dubai 2016 conference organizing committee is looking forward to welcoming you in Dubai. The conference will be held in the prestigious Highest Hotel in the World, JW Marriot Marquis Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay, Dubai.

Negative refraction of electrons spotted in graphene

Nanotechweb - October 5, 2016 - 2:39am
Sought-after effect could be used to create low-power electronic devices.

David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz win 2016 Nobel Prize for Physics

Nanotechweb - October 4, 2016 - 1:20pm
The Nobel Prize for Physics 2016 has been divided, one half awarded to David J Thouless, the other half jointly to F Duncan M Haldane and J Michael Kosterlitz "for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter".

INVECAS to Enable ASIC Designs for Tomorrow’s Intelligent Systems on GLOBALFOUNDRIES' FDX™ Technology: INVECAS to Collaborate with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Provide IP and End-to-End ASIC Design Services on 22FDX® and 12FDX™ Technologies

Nanotech-Now - October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
INVECAS Inc. and GLOBALFOUNDRIES announced today that INVECAS will provide IP and end-to-end ASIC design services as a part of the foundry’s FDXcelerator™ Partner Program, an ecosystem designed to fac...

How to power up graphene implants without frying cells: New analysis finds way to safely conduct heat from graphene to biological tissues

Nanotech-Now - October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
In the future, our health may be monitored and maintained by tiny sensors and drug dispensers, deployed within the body and made from graphene — one of the strongest, lightest materials in the world....

Nanosensors could help determine tumors’ ability to remodel tissue: Measuring enzyme levels could help doctors select appropriate treatments

Nanotech-Now - October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
MIT researchers have designed nanosensors that can profile tumors and may yield insight into how they will respond to certain therapies. The system is based on levels of enzymes called proteases, whic...

Innovation in Nanotechnology is Focus of Symposium: Annual event brings international experts to Northwestern Oct. 6

Nanotech-Now - October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
•Latest understanding of how materials’ properties change when shrunk to nanoscale •Presenters to discuss advances, issues and applications of nanotechnology •Symposium is free and open to the publi...

Cambrios at CEATEC - Japan 2016

Nanotech-Now - October 4, 2016 - 7:45am
Cambrios Advanced Materials Corporation, which was formed to continue research, development and sales of silver nanowire inks based on Cambrios Technologies innovations in solution coated transparent...