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Marrying superconductors, lasers, and Bose-Einstein condensates: Chapman University Institute for Quantum Studies (IQS) member Yutaka Shikano, Ph.D., recently had research published in Scientific Reports

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
Chapman University Institute for Quantum Studies (IQS) member Yutaka Shikano, Ph.D., recently had research published in Scientific Reports. Superconductors are one of the most remarkable phenomena in...

Dealing with the end life of nanowaste – news from Nanotech France 2016

Nanotechweb - June 22, 2016 - 4:50am
Unravelling the impact of environmental exposure to nanomaterials can be complicated by the difference between the materials produced for applications and those released into the environment.

Carbice Nanotechnologies seeks to scale heat dissipation and management technology - Georgia Tech News Center (press release)

InterNano Industry News - June 22, 2016 - 3:45am
Georgia Tech News Center (press release)Carbice Nanotechnologies seeks to scale heat dissipation and management technologyGeorgia Tech News Center (press release)Baratunde Cola, an associate professor at Georgia Tech's George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, founded Carbice Nanotechnologies, which is focused on finiding ways to keep electronics and their components cool to meet durability and ...
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Non-animal approach to predict impact of nanomaterials on human lung published Archives of Toxicology publishes workshop recommendations

InterNano Industry News - June 22, 2016 - 3:45am
A compilation of recommendations from a 2015 workshop organized by the PETA International Science Consortium Ltd. appears in a report in Archives of Toxicology.
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AgBiS2 nanocrystals make 'green' solar cells

Nanotechweb - June 22, 2016 - 2:52am
New, efficient, devices are environmentally friendly and can be produced at low temperatures.

Radiotherapy enhancer brings back mass medicine

Nanotechweb - June 21, 2016 - 12:01pm
(with movie - French) A high x-ray absorbing nanoparticle could boost radiotherapy treatment while helping the immune system fight all types of non-local cancers in metastasis.

Nanostraw microdevices deliver drugs

Nanotechweb - June 21, 2016 - 11:09am
Oral drug delivery could benefit.

European Conference Industrial Technologies 2016

InterNano - Upcoming Events - June 20, 2016 - 3:35pm
ConferenceWednesday, June 22, 2016 (All day) to Friday, June 24, 2016 (All day)Amsterdam, the Netherlands http://www.industrialtechnologies2016.eu/ Welcome to the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitalisation in Europe, with high level delegates. Industrial Technologies 2016 is a three days conference with a wide variety of plenary and interactive sessions, inspiring keynote speakers, case studies, eye-opening site visits and numerous opportunities to get in contact with new business partners. The conference that brings together research, industry, education, finance and policy from manufacturing and process industry and technology domains from all over Europe to identify priorities that are crucial to strengthen the European industrial innovation ecosystem. Industrial Technologies 2016 – Creating a Smart Europe is organized as an associated event of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union in the first half of 2016.

BioNanoNet Forschungsgesellschaft mbH

National Nanomanufacturing Network - June 20, 2016 - 1:30pm
Since its foundation in 2006, BioNanoNet has promoted innovative research by supporting cooperation, creating synergies in Austria and initiating national and international research projects in the fields of medical and pharmaceutical research, nanomedicine, nanotoxicology and sensor technology. The success of the BioNanoNet stems from the “network platform” and the coordination among leading key players from this platform, which is the engine that drives interdisciplinary and innovative processes in these research areas. Elisabethstraße 20/2 8010 Graz, Austria

Discovery of gold nanocluster 'double' hints at other shape-changing particles: New analysis approach brings two unique atomic structures into focus

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
Chemically the same, graphite and diamonds are as physically distinct as two minerals can be, one opaque and soft, the other translucent and hard. What makes them unique is their differing arrangement...

A new form of hybrid photodetectors with quantum dots and graphene

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
The development of photodetectors has been a matter of considerable interest in the past decades since their applications are essential to many different fields including cameras, medical devices, saf...

Multicolor super resolution imaging: A method to monitor dynamic protein binding at subsecond timescales

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers from the Mechanobiology Institute (MBI) at the National University of Singapore have developed a new method, using super-resolution microscopy, to determine the length of stretched protein...

Stanford researchers find new ways to make clean hydrogen and rechargable zinc batteries

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
A Stanford University research lab has developed new technologies to tackle two of the world's biggest energy challenges - clean fuel for transportation and grid-scale energy storage.

New imaging method reveals nanoscale details about DNA: Enhancement to super-resolution microscopy shows orientation of individual molecules, providing a new window into DNA's structure and dynamics

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers have developed a new enhanced DNA imaging technique that can probe the structure of individual DNA strands at the nanoscale. Since DNA is at the root of many disease processes, the techni...

Researchers refine method for detecting quantum entanglement

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
RMIT quantum computing researchers have developed and demonstrated a method capable of efficiently detecting high-dimensional entanglement.

Super-resolution microscopy reveals unprecedented detail of immune cells' surface

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
When the body is fighting an invading pathogen, white blood cells--including T cells--must respond. Now, Salk Institute researchers have imaged how vital receptors on the surface of T cells bundle tog...

Key compound for high-temperature superconductivity was found: Leading to the solution of environmental and energy problems with superconductivity

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
A research group in Japan found a new compound H5S2 that shows a new superconductivity phase on computer simulation. Further theoretical and experimental research based on H5S2 predicted by this group...

New approach to microlasers: Technique for 'phase locking' arrays of tiny lasers could lead to terahertz security scanners

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
Terahertz radiation -- the band of electromagnetic radiation between microwaves and visible light -- has promising applications in security and medical diagnostics, but such devices will require the d...

Yale scientists amplify light using sound on a silicon chip

Nanotech-Now - June 20, 2016 - 7:45am
Yale scientists have found a way to greatly boost the intensity of light waves on a silicon microchip using the power of sound.