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'Green' electronic materials produced with synthetic biology

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Scientists at UMass Amherst report in the current issue of Small that they have genetically designed a new strain of bacteria that spins out extremely thin and highly conductive wires made up solely o...
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Nano Dimension Files Patent Application for Innovative Nanometric Conductive Ink

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Recently, Nano Dimension Technologies filed a patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to develop a new nanometric conductive ink based on a unique synthesis. The company is a...
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Nanomaterials and lithium rechargeable batteries

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
(TechXplore) In a review article in Nature Energy, Yongming Sun, Nian Liu, and Yi Cui from Stanford University survey how nanomaterials have advanced the field of lithium rechargeable batteries and what obstacles still need to be overcome to make high-capacity rechargeable lithium batteries a practical energy source...7/13
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Fabrication of carbon nanotube reinforced A356 nanocomposites

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Research ArticlesHong Yan, Hongxu Qiu Journal of Materials Research,FirstView Article(s), 7 pagesAbstract
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Metalized carbon nanotubes as a conductive material for energy storage devices

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Research ArticlesFeryan Ahmed, Eric Eisenbraun, Sarah Ashmeg Journal of Materials Research,FirstView Article(s), 7 pagesAbstract
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Berkeley Lab scientists grow atomically thin transistors and circuits

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
In an advance that helps pave the way for next-generation electronics and computing technologies--and possibly paper-thin gadgets --scientists with the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley Na...
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Researchers develop faster, precise silica coating process for quantum dot nanorods

InterNano Industry News - August 27, 2016 - 3:45am
Materials researchers at North Carolina State University have fine-tuned a technique that enables them to apply precisely controlled silica coatings to quantum dot nanorods in a day - up to 21 times f...
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National Institute for Materials Science

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 26, 2016 - 9:38am
NIMS is Japan's sole National Research and Development Agency specializing in materials science. NIMS is charged with basic research and development of materials science, and to advance the level of expertise in the field. 1-2-1 Sengen, Tsukuba-city Ibaraki 305-0047 JAPAN

Development of Chemical Sensing Material that Enables Smartphones to Detect Toxic Gases

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 26, 2016 - 8:55am
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) News OfficeA joint research group including senior researcher Shinsuke Ishihara at the Frontier Molecules Group, International Cente

Stretchy supercapacitors power wearable electronics

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Title Flexible Micro-supercapacitors based on graphene Abstract Micro-supercapacitors with unique two-dimensional (2D) structures are gaining attention due to their small size, high energy de...

AIM Photonics Announces Release of Process Design Kit (PDK) for Integrated Silicon Photonics Design

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
AIM Photonics today announced the integrated silicon photonics Process Design Kit (PDK) is now available to all those organizations that have executed membership agreements. The achievement of this i...

Semblant to Present at China Mobile Manufacturing Forum 2016

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Semblant, the market leader in protective nanocoatings and liquid damage protection for electronic devices, today announced that Abe Ghanbari, Chief Solutions Officer, will present at China Mobile Man...

Johns Hopkins scientists track metabolic pathways to find drug combination for pancreatic cancer

Nanotech-Now - August 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Cancer researchers have long observed the value of treating patients with combinations of anti-cancer drugs that work better than single drug treatments. Now, in a new study using laboratory-grown cel...

Sodium-ion device could compete with lithium-ion batteries

Nanotechweb - August 26, 2016 - 2:27am
New battery is made from nanostructured layered sodium titanate and vanadyl phosphate.

Semisynthetic nanoreactor can follow reversible reactions

Nanotechweb - August 26, 2016 - 1:52am
New and improved nanostructure can be used to follow many aqueous chemical reactions in real time and might even help in the development of novel biotherapeutic agents.

MoS2 nanofilms disinfect dirty water using sunlight

Nanotechweb - August 24, 2016 - 9:04am
When combined with a 5 nm-thick copper film, the device can inactivate more than 99.999% of bacteria in just 20 minutes.