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A proposed superconductivity theory receives exclusive experimental confirmation: UC Riverside physicist Chandra Varma proposed the theory

Nanotech-Now - March 10, 2016 - 7:45am
Superconductivity - a quantum phenomenon in which metals below a certain temperature develop flow of current with no loss or resistance - is one of the most exciting problems in physics, which has res...

Oxford Instruments unveils new generation 2016 Triton Cryofree dilution refrigerator: High power and enhanced sensitivity in quantum technologies and ultra low temperature physics

Nanotech-Now - March 10, 2016 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments is unveiling its 2016 new generation Triton Cryofree® dilution refrigerator at a series of high-profile physics conferences this month. With over 220 systems installed worldwide, Tr...

Renishaw launches the new inVia Qontor confocal Raman microscope

Nanotech-Now - March 10, 2016 - 7:45am
The new inVia™ Qontor™ is Renishaw’s most advanced Raman microscope. Building on the market-leading inVia Reflex, the inVia Qontor adds a new dimension to the performance and ease of use for which inV...

Space Solar Power Team Breaks Through At D3 Innovation Summit

Nanotech-Now - March 10, 2016 - 7:45am
The National Space Society congratulates the Space Solar Power D3 (SSPD3) team on sweeping the awards in a March 2 multi-departmental competition to find promising new technology ideas that could simu...

Atomic layer lithography makes ultrasmall apertures

Nanotechweb - March 9, 2016 - 3:35am
Coaxial nanostructures could find use in applications such as nonlinear optics, optical trapping and surface-enhanced spectroscopy.

Arrowhead Presents Promising New Preclinical Data on ARC-F12 at AAAAI 2016

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today presented additional preclinical data suggesting that ARC-F12, an RNAi therapeut...

Harris & Harris Group to Host Conference Call on 2015 Financial Results and a Presentation by Its Portfoio Company, Adesto Technologies Corporation, on March 16, 2016

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
The management of Harris & Harris Group, Inc., (NASDAQ:TINY), will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's financial results for 2015, to update shareholders and analysts on our business and t...

Irregular silicon wafer breakage studied in real-time by direct and diffraction X-ray imaging

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Fracture and breakage of single crystals, particularly of silicon wafers, are multi-scale problems: the crack tip starts propagating on an atomic scale with the breaking of chemical bonds, forms crack...

NIST invents fleet and fast test for nanomanufacturing quality control

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Manufacturers may soon have a speedy and nondestructive way to test a wide array of materials under real-world conditions, thanks to an advance that researchers at the National Institute of Standards...

Iowa State engineers develop flexible skin that traps radar waves, cloaks objects

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Iowa State University engineers have developed a new flexible, stretchable and tunable "meta-skin" that uses rows of small, liquid-metal devices to cloak an object from the sharp eyes of radar.

Scrutinizing the tip of molecular probes: Nature of interaction of probe molecules on the surface of oxide particles elucidated

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Studies of molecules confined to nano- or micropores are of considerable interest to physicists. That's because they can manipulate or stabilise molecules in unstable states or obtain new materials wi...

The secret to 3-D graphene? Just freeze it: New study shows how researchers tame the notoriously fickle supermaterial in aerogel form with 3-D printer and ice

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Graphene is a wonder material saddled with great expectations. Discovered in 2004, it is 1 million times thinner than a human hair, 300 times stronger than steel and it's the best known conductor o...

Nanoscale rotor and gripper push DNA origami to new limits: Dietz lab's latest DNA nanomachines demonstrate dynamics and precision

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Scientists at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have built two new nanoscale machines with moving parts, using DNA as a programmable, self-assembling construction material. In the journal Scien...

Graphene slides smoothly across gold: Professor Xinliang Feng co-authors publication in Science journal

Nanotech-Now - March 8, 2016 - 7:45am
Since it produces almost no friction at all, it could drastically reduce energy loss in machines when used as a coating, as the researchers report in the journal Science.

Nanofabrication of a silicon chip with all quantum info processor - Next Big Future

InterNano Industry News - March 8, 2016 - 4:45am
Next Big FutureNanofabrication of a silicon chip with all quantum info processorNext Big Future"We can make a lot of these nanodevices easily by copying our design hundreds or thousands of times, without much additional effort or cost," said Carsten Schuck, post-doctoral researcher and lead author of the paper. "It's similar to what people in ...New chip unlocks computer potentialYale Daily News (blog)all 2 news articles »
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International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials AEM2016

InterNano - Upcoming Events - March 7, 2016 - 4:43pm
ConferenceMonday, September 12, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, September 14, 2016 (All day)University of Surrey, England http://www.aem2016.com/ AEM2016 (www.aem2016.com) is a premier conference series on energy materials that will be held from September 12-14, 2016 at the University of Surrey, England (close to London) focusing on the following events: 1st International conference on Advanced Energy Materials 2nd International conference on Hydrogen Energy 8th International conference on Advanced Nanomaterials In addition to the above three symposia, AEM conference will also host dedicated sessions on Solar Energy Materials and Graphene Materials. These international symposia, which will be hosted simultaneously as parallel sessions will promote the gathering of scientists, students and industry experts to exchange and enhance their knowledge and vanguard ideas for future energy applications.. The topics explored will include and are not limited to: Energy materials Hydrogen energy Hydrogen production Fuel cells Biofuels Solar energy Alternative energy Photocatalysis Supercapacitors Photovoltaics Nanomaterials Nanoenergy Graphenematerials Mathematical modeling

Eurosensors XXX

InterNano - Upcoming Events - March 7, 2016 - 4:40pm
ConferenceSunday, September 4, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, September 7, 2016 (All day)Budapest, Hungary http://eurosensors2016.eu/ Eurosensors conference will present latest results on solid state based sensors, actuators, micro and nanosystems as well as the emerging and related technology and application areas. Oral and poster presentations have to show innovative ideas, scientific and technological advancement, new developments and emerging technologies. Special session I: sensors for automotive applications Special session II: sensors for healthcare Theory, modelling and design and testing Nano- and micromaterials and processes Physical sensors Chemical and biochemical sensors Optical and RF sensors Micro-fluidic and micro-analytical devices and systems Actuators Packaging, interface and system integration Powering, signal processing and communication and embedded systems Accuracy, reliability and lifetime issues

IEEE NANO 2016

InterNano - Upcoming Events - March 7, 2016 - 4:35pm
ConferenceMonday, August 22, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, August 25, 2016 (All day)Sendai, Japan http://ieeenano2016.org/index.html IEEE Nano is one of the largest nanotechnology conferences in the world, directly hosted by the IEEE Nanotechnology Council. It is a must for students, educators, researchers, scientists and engineers engaged in a wide range of nanotechnology fields and related applications, including electronic materials, photonics, biotechnology, medicine, alternative energy, environment and electronic devices. Since its first round on Maui Island, Hawaii, in 2001, IEEE Nano has been held annually in rotation between North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region. This is the 16th edition of the flagship annual event to be held in Sendai, and the second in Japan some 11 years since it first took place in Nagoya in 2005.