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Diagnostic tool for therapeutic plasma medicine

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
The potential for deployment of cold plasma sources in medical and biological applications continues to increase in areas such as dentistry, surgery, wound sterilisation and general surface decontami...
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Indium/Copper Sulfide Compound Semi-Conductor Synthesized through New Method

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used a new inorganic pre-cursor in the presence of microwave and succeeded in presenting a novel method for the synthesis of a semi-conductor which can be used in solar cells.
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DELMIC and Phenom-World announce Delphi, the world’s first fully integrated tabletop fluorescence and electron microscope

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
DELMIC develops and manufactures products which are focused on high performance, user friendly, integrated microscopy solutions. In a collaborative development with electron microscope provider Phenom...
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Light detector to revolutionise night vision technology

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
Researchers have developed a light detector that could revolutionise chemical sensing and night vision technology.
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SUNY CNSE/SUNYIT Professor Awarded National Grant to Pursue Innovative Cancer Studies: $1.65 Million To Fund Research On Environmentally Influenced Cancers

Nanotech-Now - September 10, 2014 - 7:45am
The newly merged SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE)/SUNY Institute of Technology (SUNYIT) institution today announced the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences has...
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Tunnelling electrons make new type of transistor

Nanotechweb - September 10, 2014 - 6:18am
Device consists of an ultrathin barrier of hexagonal boron nitride sandwiched between two graphene electrodes.
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Aerotech piezo nanopositioning stages for high precision laboratory and industrial applications: New Aerotech QNP-L stages available in travel ranges from 100 µm to 600 µm

Nanotech-Now - September 9, 2014 - 9:27pm
A series of piezo nanopositioning stages that offer sub-nanometer-level performance in compact, high-stiffness packages has been introduced by Aerotech (www.aerotech.com). The new QNP-L stages are off...
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Ultra-thin Detector Captures Unprecedented Range of Light

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
New research at the University of Maryland could lead to a generation of light detectors that can see below the surface of bodies, walls, and other objects. Using the special properties of graphene, a...
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Nanoscale Characterization for Oil & Gas Industry in Houston TX on Oct 27 & 28 - Park Systems

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Park Systems, a leading manufacturer of atomic force microscopy (AFM) products just announced they are sponsoring a complimentary Oil and Gas Industry AFM Imaging and Characterization Workshop that wi...
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New piezoelectrical positioning system for microscope revolver MIPOS R120

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
With the new MIPOS R120, piezosystem jena GmbH enhances the MIPOS series with a solution for the positioning of the complete microscope revolver.
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Banked blood grows stiffer with age, study finds

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
It may look like fresh blood and flow like fresh blood, but the longer blood is stored, the less it can carry oxygen into the tiny microcapillaries of the body, says a new study from University of Il...
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Newly-Developed Nanosensor Controls Amount of Edible Dyes in Foodstuff Products

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Tabriz University succeeded in the production of a nanosensor that is capable of measuring edible dyes sensitively, selectively and simultaneously.
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Ultrasensitive Biosensor from Molybdenite Semiconductor Outshines Graphene

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
UC Santa Barbara researchers demonstrate atomically thin, ultrasensitive and scalable molybdenum disulfide field-effect transistor based biosensors and establish their potential for single-molecule de...
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Magnetic nanocubes self-assemble into helical superstructures

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Materials made from nanoparticles hold promise for myriad applications, from improved solar energy production to perfect touch screens. The challenge in creating these wonder-materials is organizing t...
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Jeff Andreson to Join Nanometrics as Chief Financial Officer

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control metrology and inspection systems, today announced that Jeffrey S. Andreson will join Nanometrics as its Chief Fin...
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Atomically thin material opens door for integrated nanophotonic circuits

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
A new combination of materials can efficiently guide electricity and light along the same tiny wire, a finding that could be a step towards building computer chips capable of transporting digital info...
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Nano-pea pod model widens electronics applications: A new theoretical model explains how a nanostructure, such as the nano-pea pod, can exhibit localised electrons

Nanotech-Now - September 8, 2014 - 7:45am
Periodic chain-like nanostructures are widely used in nanoelectronics. Typically, chain elements include the likes of quantum rings, quantum dots, or quantum graphs. Such a structure enables electrons...
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CdTe ink makes high-efficiency solar cell

Nanotechweb - September 8, 2014 - 4:46am
Devices made using cadmium telluride layers have a sunlight-to-power conversion of efficiency of more than 10%.
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Fullerex: Talga Resources Joins INSCX™ Exchange

Nanotech-Now - September 6, 2014 - 7:45am
Talga Resources Ltd. (ASX:TLG), the West Australian based resource and development company confirms its registration today as a principal producer (commercial user) on INSCX™ exchange, the world marke...
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Graphene drum could make good motion sensor and memory chip

Nanotechweb - September 5, 2014 - 5:02am
Kavli researchers couple carbon resonator to a superconducting microwave cavity for the first time.
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