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Brazil joins race to commercialise graphene

InterNano Industry News - June 28, 2016 - 3:45am
A new graphene and nanomaterials research centre, known as MackGraphe, has officially opened in São Paulo
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Australia opens £80 million nanoscience hub

InterNano Industry News - June 28, 2016 - 3:45am
University of Sydney has unveiled the country’s first purpose-built nanoscience institute
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Creative Diagnostics

National Nanomanufacturing Network - June 27, 2016 - 3:16pm
Creative Diagnostics is a leading manufacturer and supplier of magnetic particles, antibody arrays, critical immunoassay kits and reagents. We are dedicated to providing the most comprehensive list of products and fit-for-purpose custom design services to academia as well as industrial researchers and assay developers all around the world. 45-1 Ramsey Road Shirley, NY 11967

'Mimosa' nanostructure spontaneously self-folds

Nanotechweb - June 27, 2016 - 4:18am
Technology could find use in a range of applications, such as wearable and portable sensors, paper-based microfluidic devices and micro-robotics.

Soft decoupling of organic molecules on metal

Nanotech-Now - June 26, 2016 - 7:45am
An international team has discovered an elegant way to decouple organic nanosheets grown on metal surfaces. After iodine intercalation, measurements at the synchrotron source BESSY II of Helmholtz-Zen...

Particle zoo in a quantum computer: First experimental quantum simulation of particle physics phenomena

Nanotech-Now - June 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Elementary particles are the fundamental buildings blocks of matter, and their properties are described by the Standard Model of particle physics. The discovery of the Higgs boson at the CERN in 2012...

Collaboration with Pharma Will Introduce Nanotechnologies in Early Stage Drug Development

National Nanomanufacturing Network - June 24, 2016 - 10:16am
Frank Blanchard, Staff Writer, Frederick National LabThe Frederick National Lab has begun to assist several major pharmaceutical companies in adopting nanotechnologies in early stage drug development, when the approach is most efficient and cost-effe

Nanometrics to Participate in the 8th Annual CEO Investor Summit: Investor Event Held Concurrently with SEMICON West 2016 in San Francisco

Nanotech-Now - June 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announces that company management is scheduled to participate in the 8th Annual CEO Summit, a pree...

FEI and University of Liverpool Announce QEMSCAN Research Initiative: University of Liverpool will utilize FEI’s QEMSCAN technology to gain a better insight into oil and gas reserves & potentially change the approach to evaluating them

Nanotech-Now - June 24, 2016 - 7:45am
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) and the University of Liverpool announced today that they have entered into an agreement to enable Liverpool to undertake novel research in the field of petroleum reservoir geoscien...

New electron microscope method detects atomic-scale magnetism

Nanotech-Now - June 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Scientists can now detect magnetic behavior at the atomic level with a new electron microscopy technique developed by a team from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Uppsala U...

Tailored DNA shifts electrons into the 'fast lane': DNA nanowire improved by altering sequences

Nanotech-Now - June 24, 2016 - 7:45am
DNA molecules don't just code our genetic instructions. They can also conduct electricity and self-assemble into well-defined shapes, making them potential candidates for building low-cost nanoelectro...

Quantum calculations broaden the understanding of crystal catalysts: Quantum mechanics and a supercomputer help scientists to identify the position of atoms on the surface of rutile

Nanotech-Now - June 24, 2016 - 7:45am
Using numerical modelling, researchers from Russia, the US, and China have discovered previously unknown features of rutile TiO2, which is a promising photocatalyst. The calculations were performed at...

Titan shines light on high-temperature superconductor pathway: Simulation demonstrates how superconductivity arises in cuprates' pseudogap phase

Nanotech-Now - June 24, 2016 - 7:45am
When physicists Georg Bednorz and K. Alex Muller discovered the first high-temperature superconductors in 1986, it didn't take much imagination to envision the potential technological benefits of harn...

Experiment is first to see kicking photons heat up nanoparticles

Nanotechweb - June 24, 2016 - 5:37am
Breakthrough could lead to measurements of quantum-state evolution due to gravity.