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Gold nanoclusters make good antimicrobial agents

Nanotechweb - June 14, 2017 - 7:09am
Particles smaller than 2 nm in size can kill both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.

Carbodeon Demonstrates NanoDiamond Nickel Coatings with Enhanced Tribological Properties

National Nanomanufacturing Network - June 12, 2017 - 1:58pm
Nanodiamond material specialist Carbodeon of Finland has worked with metal finishing specialist CCT Plating of Germany, to develop a new NanoDiamond enhanced Camille Closs, Watch PR New generation NanoDiamond coatings can reduce sliding parts wear by as much as 85 percent

Nature three-dimensionally prints coral skeletons

Nanotechweb - June 12, 2017 - 8:54am
(with movie) Researchers confirm that growth mechanism is “spherulitic”.

Raman probe analyses MoTe2 crystal structure

Nanotechweb - June 12, 2017 - 8:25am
A new non-destructive and convenient way to study 2D materials.

Making vessels leaky on demand could aid drug delivery:Rice University scientists use magnets and nanoparticles to open, close gaps in blood vessels

Nanotech-Now - June 12, 2017 - 7:45am
The endothelial cells that line blood vessels are packed tightly to keep blood inside and flowing, but scientists at Rice University and their colleagues have discovered it may be possible to selectiv...

X-ray Study Reveals Way to Control Molecular Vibrations that Transmit Heat: Findings open new pathway for "tuning" materials to ease or insulate against the flow of heat, sound, and other forms of energy

Nanotech-Now - June 12, 2017 - 7:45am
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed a new way to track dynamic molecular features in soft materials, including the high-frequency molecula...

Carbodeon demonstrates NanoDiamond nickel coatings with enhanced tribological properties

Nanotech-Now - June 12, 2017 - 7:45am
New generation of affordable NanoDiamond coatings can reduce wear rate by as much as 85 percent, with Vickers hardness of as much as 1030 Hv after annealing, without increasing surface friction.

Seeing the invisible with a graphene-CMOS integrated device

Nanotech-Now - June 12, 2017 - 7:45am
Silicon based CMOS (Complementary metal-oxide semiconductors) technology has truly shaped our world. It enables most of the electronics that we rely on today including computers, smartphones and digit...

Electrocatalyst nanostructures key to improved fuel cells, electrolyzers

Nanotech-Now - June 12, 2017 - 7:45am
Stabilization of ultrathin (hydroxy)oxide films on transition metal substrates for electrochemical energy conversion Zhenhua Zeng1, Kee-Chul Chang2, Joseph Kubal1, Nenad M. Markovic2 and Jeffrey Gree...

Park Systems Introduces Park NX12 for Unsurpassed Affordable High Resolution NanoScale Imaging Required for Advanced Analytical Chemistry, Materials Research, and Multi-User Facility

Nanotech-Now - June 12, 2017 - 7:45am
Park Systems, world-leading manufacturer of Atomic Force Microscopes (AFM), just announced new Park NX12, an affordable versatile platform for analytical chemistry and electrochemistry researchers and...

Nanobiotix's promising data from Phase I/II head and neck cancer trial presented at ASCO

Nanotech-Now - June 10, 2017 - 7:45am
· Very good safety profile with no AEs and SAEs in stage III/IV in frail patients older than 70 years old · 7 out 9 patients had Complete Reponse at 10% dose level or more ·...

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

InterNano Industry News - June 10, 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...
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Engineers develop novel lens for super-resolution imaging

InterNano Industry News - June 10, 2017 - 3:45am
Discovery breaks resolution limitations in microscopy; Potential applications in high precision failure inspection and biological research.
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Carbon nanotubes self-assemble into tiny transistors

InterNano Industry News - June 10, 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.
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A better understanding of nanomaterials

InterNano Industry News - June 10, 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.
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Flash Nano: No compromise – hexagonal boron nitride production scales up

InterNano Industry News - June 10, 2017 - 3:45am
Large quantities of high-quality 2D hexagonal boron nitride can be produced by diffusion and segregation of chemical vapour deposits.
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New Layered Material Could Help Develop Reduced Graphene Oxide-Based Transistors

InterNano Industry News - June 10, 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....
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New ultrafast flexible and transparent memory devices could herald new era of electronics

InterNano Industry News - June 10, 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.
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Superfluid light seen at room temperature

Nanotechweb - June 9, 2017 - 4:26am
Results bode well for photonic circuits that exploit light rather than electricity.