- Education & Outreach
- Advanced Print and Roll to Roll Manufacturing Facility
- Nanoimprint Lithography & Hybrid Coating R2R Coaters
- Conte Nanotechnology Cleanroom Lab
- Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility
- UMass-Amherst Mass Spectrometry Center
- W.M. Keck Center for Electron Microscopy
- W.M. Keck Nanostructures Laboratory
- Hysitron Triboindenter
- Nanonex Nanoimprinter
December 7, 2015 - With a history stretching back over 60 years, the IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) is the worlds pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs in the areas of semiconductor and electronic device technology, design, manufacturing, physics, and modeling. IEDM is the flagship conference for nanometer-scale CMOS transistor technology, advanced memory, displays, sensors, MEMS devices, novel quantum and nano-scale devices and phenomenology, optoelectronics, devices for power and energy harvesting, high-speed devices, as well as process technology and device modeling and simulation. The conference scope not only encompasses devices in silicon, compound and organic semiconductors, but also in emerging material systems. IEDM is truly an international conference, with strong representation from speakers from around the globe.
December 15, 2015 - The Nepalese Forum for Medical Microbiology (NFMM) and Nepal Polymer Institute (NPI) jointly with CAS-TWAS Centre of Excellence for Biotechnology (CoEBio), Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, with support from American Society for Microbiology (ASM) and the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID), is pleased to announce the 2nd International Conference on Infectious Diseases and Nanomedicine-2015 (ICIDN-2015) from December 15-18, 2015 in Kathmandu, NEPAL. The first edition of this tri-annual series of ICIDN held in Kathmandu in December 2012 was highly successful in bringing together more than 180 participants from 21 countries across the globe. ICIDN-2015 has the motto: Interdisciplinary Collaborative Education for Research & Innovation in Biomedical Sciences. The primary objective of this meeting is to provide the unique global platform for presentation and rigorous discussion on recent trends, challenges and solutions path in various aspects of infectious diseases and nanomedicine. It equally aims at strengthening an intensive scientific ties and network of biomedical scientists from Asian region to the rest of the world in support of systematic understanding of infectious diseases and applications of nanomedicine to disease for the benefit of humankind. ICIDN-2015 will particularly focus on the Molecular microbiology of infectious diseases and potential applications of nanotechnology for their diagnosis and treatments. This in turn will provide the unique opportunity for presentation and sharing of innovations of microbiologists, immunologists, molecular biologists, epidemiologists, pathologists, chemists, pharmacists, polymer/biomedical engineers, material scientists, biotechnologists, nanotechnologists, clinicians, public health experts, and other biomedical scientists from both the academia and industries. Emerging infectious diseases, antimicrobial resistance, drug design, and drug delivery will form an integral part of the ICIDN-2015 endeavors. A pre-conference workshop arranged on the related topic will also provide first-hand information to the students and early career scientists. The conference and accompanying workshop are hoped to be a milestone in promoting interdisciplinary education and researches in the field of microbiology, material sciences and nanotechnology in Nepal and the region.
August 3, 2015 - WELCOME to the International Nano-Optoelectronics Workshop 2015, organized jointly by The University of Tokyo and Tokyo Institute of Technology. The physics of nanoscale materials and their devices is a blossoming area of research and development in both academic and industrial laboratories around the world, and the iNOW 2015 workshop will be an unmissable opportunity for young reserchers in the field to engage in discussions and share their own ideas on state-of-the-art nanoscale semiconductor processing and synthesis, the new physics behind controlling the optical and electrical properties of materials, cutting edge characterization techniques, and new devices with novel functionalities. As with previous iNOWs, the workshop will feature tutorial-style talks given by leaders of research fields, poster sessions for student presentations, rump sessions, and ample time to enjoy the city of Tokyo: The ultra-modern capital city of the land of the rising sun! There will also be a special guest lecture from Prof. Hiroshi Amano, Nobel Laureate in Physics (2014). iNOW 2015 will be held in three locations within the centre of the city: Tokyo University\'s Komaba Research Campus and Hongo Campus, and Tokyo Institute of Technology\'s Ookayama campus. There will also be several social events such as the banquet (where you can try delicious Japanese cuisine), and a tour of the city. The workshop promises ample opportunities for interaction with peers, inspiring presentations, exciting discussions, and invigorating debates. We hope your experiences here will stimulate future collaborations and spark future breakthroughs. We sincerely look forward to welcoming you to Tokyo for iNOW 2015.
August 9, 2015 - Plan to attend NanoScience + Engineering, one of the largest nanotechnology conferences of its kind and includes metamaterials, nanophotonic materials, plasmonics, CNTs, graphene, optical trapping, thin films, spintronics, nanostructured devices, nanoengineering, nanoimaging, nanospectroscopy, 2D and low-dimensional materials, and standards. Nanotechnology holds the key to solving many global issues, especially in energy and medicine. It\'s your research that enables important progress towards solutions. With more than 1000 technical presentations learn the latest from noted plenary speakers; attend specially designed courses for those working in the field; visit exhibiting companies that are taking the science of nanotechnology to applications. NanoScience + Engineering will provide the networking opportunities you need to stay current and the information you need to advance understanding of the field. Don\'t miss the NanoScience + Engineering plenary and technical events. Don\'t miss the NanoScience + Engineering plenary and technical events.
August 9, 2015 - Optics and photonics are enabling technologies that are part of our daily livesfrom energy efficiency to healthcare. Advancements in these areas will help us to better respond to social and environmental challenges of our future. Its these advancements that will be highlighted at the SPIE Optics + Photonics conference this August in San Diego, California. Long a core optical engineering meeting, SPIE Optics + Photonics is quickly growing in the areas of clean-energy and nanotechnology research. With more than 3,200 technical presentations, 35 courses, 4,500 attendees, and 180 exhibiting companies, SPIE Optics + Photonics offers you both classic and cutting-edge optics and photonics research, training, and product information. Join your peers at SPIE Optics + Photonics 2015 and get the kind of technical information, professional training, hardware and market intelligence that is key to success in today\'s changing job and technology landscape. SPIE Optics + Photonics is the largest international, multidisciplinary optical sciences and technology meeting in North America. With four symposia, find the latest research in these four areas: NanoScience + Engineering, Optics + Photonics for Sustainable Energy, Organic Photonics + Electronics, and Optical Engineering + Applications.
August 10, 2015 - The ICANM2015 organizing committee warmly invite you to attend the ICANM 2015 conference. ICANM2015 takes place in Ottawa, Canada. Nestled on the banks of the majestic Ottawa, Rideau and Gatineau Rivers, Ottawa is one of the most beautiful G8 capitals in the world. Ottawa is also rich in culture and heritage with its many national institutions, parklands, waterways and historic architecture. It provides a spectacular environment for meeting and networking. The objective of the conference is to explore the innovations and latest accomplishments in the areas of Advanced & Nano Materials. The conference will also focus on the latest developments in processing of different advanced and nano materials. ICANM 2015 is an opportunity to network with some of the worlds leading scientists, and to experience the vibrant culture and to explore the natural wonders of Ottawa.
August 23, 2015 - Advanced Materials World Congress (AMWC) is a four-day international event organised by International Association of Advanced Materials, Linkping University and VBRI Press during 23-26 August 2015 on the Baltic Sea from Stockholm-Helsinki-Stockholm by the Viking Line Cruise Mariella. The goal of congress is to provide a global platform for researchers and engineers coming from academia and industry to present their research results and activities in the field of fundamental and interdisciplinary research of materials science and technology.
September 4, 2015 - The fourth edition of the GraphX conference series, once again \"GraphITA\", will take place in Bologna (September 14-18 2015). GraphITA 2015 will follow three previous successful events: GRAPHEsp2014 (Lanzarote Spain), GrapHEL 2012 (Mikonos Greece), and GraphITA 2011 (L\'Aquila, Italy). Since the seminal event of GraphITA 2011, graphene based research has witnessed an incredible expansion, which, for example, in Europe has culminated with the launch of the Graphene Flagship, one of the largest ever financed research initiative of the old continent. In particular, in the very last years, not only graphene but a wide class of 2D materials beyond graphene (Silicene, BN, MoS2) were attracting the interest of both research institutions and private stakeholders. GraphITA2015 aims at keeping the spirit of the previous editions, bringing together scientists and engineers working on different technological uses not only of graphene, but also of 2D materials beyond graphene, in a multidisciplinary and multisectorial (academia/industry) environment. As in the previous editions, participation of early stage researchers, PhD students and post-docs is strongly encouraged, with a particular care to all the emerging countries, south and east Europe.
September 13, 2015 - NANOSMAT is a premier conference in the field of materials related Nanoscience, Engineering and Nanotechnology. Since 2005, it has been very successfully organised in several European countries, including Portugal, Spain, Italy, France, Poland, Czech Republic and Ireland. The conference fosters the gathering of talented and truly international people to exchange novel ideas, share new knowledge and technical know-how in the broad fields of nanoscience and technology. SYMPOSIA: - Nanomaterials- Surface, Science, Engineering and Technology- Nanotechnology for Energy- Nano-Medicine and Nano-Biotechnology- Carbon Nanotechnology
September 24, 2015 - BIT\'s 5th Annual World Congress of Nano Science and Technology-2015 (Nano S&T-2015) aims to bringtogether more than 300 worldwide leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Nanoscience and Technology. It will provide an international forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, developments, concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Nanoscience and Technology. Nano S&T-2015 will also provide participants the opportunity to network with each other and share their knowledge and experience to build a better world that would far more better than the where we are living today. The Nano S&T-2015 will be full with honored speakers from around the world, and will take place during September 24-26, 2015 in Xian, China.
November 16, 2015 - It gives us immense delight to welcome you to join us at the 5th International Conference on Nanotek and Expo during November 16-18, 2015 at San Antonio, USA. Join us to share the advancements in the field of Nanomaterials and technology at Nanotek-2014 where we can extend your opportunities by providing interdisciplinary research to industrial and commercial breakthroughs. The meeting will address, identify and focus Nanobiotechnology, Biomedical engineering, Applications of Nanotechnology etc and showcase of current research in Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites. The gathering will highlight the challenges and opportunities in both medical and commercial usage of nanotubes and fibers. The meeting will be an evidence of success stories in nanotechnology and developments of existed approaches in nanostructures. In the other hand, the meeting focus on the dark side of the technology and discuss nanotoxicology, and personalised medicine, which are not fully understood yet. For emerging researchers and industries, development of ecofriendly pharmaceutical products and host friendly drug delivery systems are major provocations. Hopefully, this expert gathering of academicians, public and private agencies will provide spotlight and new insights on these critical areas. Since the meeting aimed to cover multiple applications of nanostructures such Nanoplasmonics, Carbon Nanotubes, Nanoelectronics, Quantum dots etc, the participating agencies will accelerate the advancements of nanoscience and technology. The conversations, talks and presentations of young and expert researchers will enhance the understanding of nanoparticles and improve the characterizations, clinical, medical, physical and chemical properties as well. The meeting ensures that sharing the ideas and visions will empowers and establishes you by satisfy the theme \"Challenging Aspects and Frontiers in Nanoscience & Nanotechnology\". Presently the 4th International Conference on Nanotek and Expo is going to be held at San Francisco, USA that provides a perfect symposium for scientists, engineers, directors of companies and students in the field of Nanotechnology to meet and share their knowledge. The scientific program paves a way to gather visionaries through the research talks and presentations and put forward many thought provoking strategies. The previous three conferences on Nanotechnology which were held at USA have gained interest from eminent scientists all over the world in Nanotechnology R&D. Now it is the time for Nanotek-2015 to share novel approaches in all those research areas where Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. These conferences were marked with the presence of renowned scientists, talented young researchers, students and business delegates representing more than 30 different countries ultimately driving the events into the path of success.
November 24, 2015 - NetComposites presentsINC 2015 (Industrial Nanocomposites Conference), an international conference taking place 24th 25th November 2015 at SpOrt Stuttgart, Germany. The conference that will explore the current and future uses of nanocomposites in a variety of applications; defining the challenges being faced in mass production, use, and future innovations. Presentations will includea market overview, nano additive manufacturing, upscaled production, material formats, health and safety and standardisation, and delegates will attend from awide range of industries including research, manufacturing, plus end users with representation confirmed from the aerospace, automotive, space and consumer goods sectors.Confirmed speakers include: Brunetto Martorana, Fiat.Gerry Boyce, Haydale Composite Solutions.Gordon Fern, Institute of Occupational Medicine.Daniel Vlasveld, Promoulding.Andrea Ferrari, DAppolonia. Professor Ton Peijs, Queen Mary University of London. This conference is designed to introduce and educate visitors on the both the current and potential use of nanocomposites.
January 27, 2016 - East Exhibition Hall 4, 5, 6 & Conference Tower, Tokyo Big Sight, Japan
January 28, 2016 - Tokyo Big Sight East Exhibition Hall 1-6 & Conference Tower
March 19, 2016 - The 6th edition of Graphene Conference series, the largest European Event in Graphene and 2D Materials, will be organized in Genoa (Italy) from the 19th until the 22th of April 2016.Over the past 5 editions, the Graphene Conference strengthened its position as the main meeting point of the Graphene community Worldwide. Graphene 2016 will feature: - A plenary session with internationally renowned speakers. - An industrial forum with focus on Graphene Commercialization - Extensive thematic workshops in parallel (Standardization, health and medical applications, theory & simulation, energy, production of 2D materials & electronics and worldwide initiatives & priorities) - An important exhibition carried out with the latest Graphene trends. - Brokerage event
April 4, 2016 - Photonics Europe is the foremost European photonics R&D event, connecting photonics industry innovators with leading researchers in the conference rooms and on the exhibition floor.SPIE Europe Photonics Europe 2016 will feature the highest quality conferences in these commercially important areas: Nanophotonics Metamaterials Graphene and 2D materials Photonic crystal materials, devices, and fibres Organic, Bio-, and Neurophotonics Quantum optics, micro-optics Silicon photonics and photonic integrated circuits Photonics for solar energy systems Optical micro- and nanometrology High-power lasers, semiconductor lasers, and laser dynamics Multimedia applications, image, and video processing Optical sensing and detection, modeling, and design Nonlinear optics and applicationsThe 2016 programme continues its focus on giving attendees access to developers and visionaries from universities and institutes. This is a great meeting to team with others interested in developing prototypes and commercializing technology.
April 17, 2016 - SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing, the worlds leading technical conferences and exhibition on sensors, optics, imaging, lasers, and related areas for defense, security, industry, and the environment. Held annually in Baltimore, where 5,000 scientists, researchers, program managers, engineers, and business people gather to discover, learn, and do business. Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
(with audio) First definition of figures of merit for piezoelectric nanomaterials enables comparison between different studies.
A light-triggered cleanable, recyclable chip makes fabrication feasible for all.
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By Stuart Milne A research group at North Carolina State University has developed a novel, eco-friendly method to fight bacteria by developing lignin nanoparticles infused with silver ions and coated...
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