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NSF hosts 26 hands-on exhibits at largest U.S. science and engineering festival

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
Augmented reality sandboxes, mammoth robotic sculptures, the science of guitars, and actor Wil Wheaton's crowning of winners from the National Science Foundation (NSF) competition, Generation Nano: Small Science, Superheroes, are just a few NSF activities that visitors can experience at the fourth USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C., April 15-17, the nation's largest science and engineering festival. The free event aims to inspire next-generation ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=138292&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF News item.
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Sticky gecko-inspired material conducts electricity

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
Flexible adhesive patch could lead to better electrodes for heart monitors and fitness sensors
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Catalyst could make production of key chemical more eco-friendly

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
The world has more carbon dioxide than it needs, and a team of Brown University chemists has come up with a potential way to put some of it to good use.
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Unraveling truly one-dimensional carbon solids: Direct proof of stable ultra-long 1-D carbon chains as a route to carbyne

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
Even in its elemental form, the high bond versatility of carbon allows for many different well-known materials, including diamond and graphite. A single layer of graphite, termed graphene, can then be...
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Model aids efforts to reduce cost of carbon nanostructures for industry, research

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
Analysis of Hydrogen Plasma in a Microwave Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition Reactor G. Shivkumar,1 S. S. Tholeti,1 M. A. Alrefae,2 T. S. Fisher,2 and A. A. Alexeenko1,a 1School of Aeronautics a...
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Ev Group Scales-Up Nanoimprint Lithography for Display Manufacturing

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
New EVG®7200 LA SmartNIL™ system brings high-resolution and low cost-of-ownership advantages to high-end displays, photonics, optics and biotechnology applications EV Group (EVG), a leading...
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Drexel researchers roll out new method for making the invisible brushes that repel dirt: Polymer crystal 'turf' improves nanobrush-making process

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
You might not be aware of it, but invisible carpets of polymers are keeping things from being sticky right now. The lenses of your glasses might be coated with them to stave off smudges. They're keepi...
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Newly discovered organic nanowires leave manmade technologies in their dust

InterNano Industry News - April 29, 2016 - 3:45am
A microbial protein fiber discovered by a Michigan State University scientist transports charges at rates high enough to be applied in manmade nanotechnologies.
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