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Graphene 'copy machine' may produce cheap semiconductor wafers

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Engineers use graphene as a 'copy machine' to produce cheaper semiconductor wafers.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

NANOLEAP open call

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Get free access to the NANOLEAP Network of Pilot Lines for a 6 month research project on nanocomposites.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

New perovskite ink opens window for quality solar cells

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
A new perovskite ink with a long processing window allows the scalable production of perovskite thin films for high-efficiency solar cells.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Better living through pressure: functional nanomaterials made easy (w/video)

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Using pressure instead of chemicals, a team has fabricated nanoparticles into nanowire-array structures similar to those that underlie the surfaces of touch-screens for sensors, computers, phones and TVs.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Low haze structures for transparent flexible electrodes by electrospinning processes

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Electrospinning is a technique that produces ultra-fine fibers that are up to 100 times thinner than a human hair. These fibers are collected on glass or on foils in an unstructured, wide mesh net. When conductive materials are spun, flexible conductive transparent electrodes could be produced.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Silver circuits on foil allow curved touchscreens

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Until now, different conductive paths had to be manufactured in several steps in time-consuming processes. With photochemical metallization this is now possible in one single step on flexible substrates.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Self-assembling polymers provide thin nanowire template

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Researchers have developed a new way to create some of the world?s thinnest wires, using a process that could enable mass manufacturing with standard types of equipment.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

New nanocoating for space tech applications

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Experimental physicists have developed a thin nanomaterial with superconducting properties. Below about -200 C these materials conduct electricity without loss, levitate magnets and can screen magnetic fields.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Printed transistors consisting entirely of 2-D nanomaterials

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Leading innovation could transform everyday products (like your milk carton) into intelligent smart devices.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Researchers Use Flash Light Interactions to Improve Silver Nanowires for Flexible Transparent Conducting Electrodes

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Flexible transparent conducting electrodes (FTCEs) are an essential element of flexible optoelectronics for next-generation wearable displays, augmented reality (AR), and the Internet of Things...
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Engineers develop novel lens for super-resolution imaging

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Discovery breaks resolution limitations in microscopy; Potential applications in high precision failure inspection and biological research.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Carbon nanotubes self-assemble into tiny transistors

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Researchers have developed a method to select semiconducting nanotubes from a solution and make them self-assemble on a circuit of gold electrodes.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

A better understanding of nanomaterials

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
In the past six years, the project 'Opportunities and Risks of Nanomaterials' intensively studied the development, use, behaviour and degradation of engineered nanomaterials, including their impact on humans and on the environment.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Flash Nano: No compromise – hexagonal boron nitride production scales up

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Large quantities of high-quality 2D hexagonal boron nitride can be produced by diffusion and segregation of chemical vapour deposits.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

New Layered Material Could Help Develop Reduced Graphene Oxide-Based Transistors

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
A research team at North Carolina State University (NC State) has developed a new method for changing positively charged (p-type) reduced graphene oxide (rGO) into negatively charged (n-type) rGO....
Categories: Nanotechnology News

New ultrafast flexible and transparent memory devices could herald new era of electronics

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
An innovative new technique to produce the quickest, smallest, highest-capacity memories for flexible and transparent applications could pave the way for a future golden age of electronics.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Next generation perovskite solar cells with new world-record performance

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
A recent study has presented a new cost-efficient way to produce inorganic-organic hybrid perovskite solar cells which sets a new world-record efficiency performance, in particular photostability.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Graphene lid revitalizes imaging technique

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
By capping liquids with graphene, an ultrathin sheet of pure carbon, researchers have revitalized and extended a powerful technique to image surfaces.
Categories: Nanotechnology News

Fast and simple way to make highly ordered porous films

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2017 - 3:45am
Researchers have developed a new method to create films of porous metal-organic frameworks fully aligned on inorganic substrates. The method is simple, requiring only that the substrate and an organic linker are mixed under mild conditions, and fast, producing perfectly aligned films within minutes.
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