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WSe2 shines bright at room temperature

Nanotechweb - November 23, 2015 - 5:09am
Light-emitting tungsten selenide device could find applications in flexible optoelectronics such as LEDs, lasers and photodetectors.

'Intelligent' quantum sensor detects weak magnetic fields

Nanotechweb - November 23, 2015 - 3:45am
Device can make measurements at the very limits allowed by quantum physics.

A new symmetry underlies the search for new materials

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
A new symmetry operation developed by Penn State researchers has the potential to speed up the search for new advanced materials that range from tougher steels to new types of electronic, magnetic, an...

Researchers create cheaper, high performing LED

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
A team of Florida State University materials researchers has developed a new type of light-emitting diode, or LED, using an organic-inorganic hybrid that could lead to cheaper, brighter and mass produ...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Receives Quality Award from INOVA Semiconductors GmbH

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced it has been presented with an Award of Excellence from INOVA Semiconductors GmbH, a specialist in the development of state-of-the-art products for Gigabit/s serial data...

SUNY Poly Welcomes DPS as the Global Engineering Firm Opens Its U.S. Advanced Technology Group Headquarters at Cutting-Edge ZEN Building

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Ribbon cutting ceremony marks move that will create 56 new jobs under STARTUP-NY initiative and spur more than $40M in investments across New York State over 5 years.

Oxford Instruments announces winner of the 2015 Sir Martin Wood Prize for leading young Japanese researchers

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments is delighted to announce Dr Takuya Satoh, Associate Professor, Faculty of Science of Kyushu University as the winner of the 2015 Sir Martin Wood Prize. Dr Satoh was awarded the priz...

EuroCPS, a Horizon 2020 Project, Announces Next Round Of Support for Innovative Companies and their CPS projects

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
The Innovative-company-support Project Started in February 2015. 15 EuroCPS Members from Nine Countries Are Now Supporting Nine Projects out of the First Call. The Second Call for Industrial Proje...

Iranian Scientists Present Graphic Model for Interaction of Anti-HIV Drug, HIV Virus

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers presented a graphic model to demonstrate the interaction between anti-HIV drug and HIV virus with high accuracy.

Increasing Impact Resistance of Polypropylene by Nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Sahand University of Technology in Tabriz produced polymer samples with higher impact resistance thanks to the presence of nanoparticles in their structure.

From nanocrystals to earthquakes, solid materials share similar failure characteristics

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
Apparently, size doesn't always matter. An extensive study by an interdisciplinary research group suggests that the deformation properties of nanocrystals are not much different from those of the Eart...

Nanotech-based sensor developed to measure microRNAs in blood, speed cancer detection

Nanotech-Now - November 21, 2015 - 7:45am
A simple, ultrasensitive microRNA sensor developed and tested by researchers from the schools of science and medicine at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and the Indiana University Me...

Small businesses invited to participate in DOE national lab vouchers pilot

InterNano Industry News - November 21, 2015 - 4:45am
(Oak Ridge Today) Small businesses in the clean energy sector are invited to apply for assistance from the U.S. Department of Energy's national laboratories through the department's new Small Business Vouchers Pilot...9/30
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Wearable electronic health patches may now be cheaper and easier to make

InterNano Industry News - November 21, 2015 - 4:45am
A team of researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has invented a method for producing inexpensive and high-performing wearable patches that can continuou...
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Nanocrystal Ink Deposition Enables Progress Towards DIY Spray-on Solar Cells

InterNano Industry News - November 21, 2015 - 4:45am
A new study out of St. Mary’s College of Maryland puts us closer to do-it-yourself spray-on solar cell technology—promising third-generation solar cells utilizing a nanocrystal ink...
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Global Nanomedicine Company, Precision NanoSystems , Completes $13.4 Million Private Series A Financing

InterNano Industry News - November 21, 2015 - 4:45am
Precision NanoSystems, Inc. (PNI), a global nanomedicine company, has announced the completion of a $13.4 million private Series A financing. The investment was led by 5AM Ventures and Telegraph Hill...
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Cornell and MSKCC to Open New $10 Million Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence

InterNano Industry News - November 21, 2015 - 4:45am
Cornell University, in partnership with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), is opening a new $10 million Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence that brings together scientists,...
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Nanobiosym Announces Commitment to Deploy Gene-RADAR in Africa to Stop Ebola

InterNano Industry News - November 21, 2015 - 4:45am
Today at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting’s “Looking to the Next Frontier” Plenary Session with Sir Richard Branson and Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Dr. Anita Goel announced Nanobiosym’s...
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MOF Technologies Receives €1.2M Funding to Scale up Production of Metal-Organic Frameworks

InterNano Industry News - November 21, 2015 - 4:45am
MOF Technologies today announces the receipt of €1.2M funding to expand their UK manufacturing base and scale up production of their novel clean technology-enabling nanomaterials –...
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Researchers Develop Flexo-Electric Nanomaterial

National Nanomanufacturing Network - November 20, 2015 - 3:53pm
Joost Bruysters - University of Twente NewsResearchers at the University of Twente's MESA+ research institute, together with researchers from several other knowledge institutions, have developed a ‘flexo-electric’ nanomaterial.