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Transferring trapped photons between nanocavities

Nanotechweb - May 23, 2016 - 7:41am
New on-a-chip device could be important for future optical processing systems and quantum computing applications.

Carnegie Mellon develops bio-mimicry method for preparing and labeling stem cells: Method allows researchers to prepare mesenchymal stem cells and monitor them using MRI

Nanotech-Now - May 21, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers led by Carnegie Mellon University Professor of Biological Sciences Chien Ho have developed a new method for preparing mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) that not only leads to the production of...

Novel gene therapy shows potential for lung repair in asthma

Nanotech-Now - May 21, 2016 - 7:45am
Abstract 7875 Thymulin Gene Therapy Delivered by a New Biodegradable DNA Nanoparticle in Experimental Chronic Allergic Asthma A.L. Da Silva1, G.P. Oliveira1, J.Z. Kitoko1, N.G. Blanco1, J.S. Suk2,...

Technique improves the efficacy of fuel cells: Research demonstrates a new phase transition from metal to ionic conductor

Nanotech-Now - May 21, 2016 - 7:45am
Fuel cells, which generate electricity from chemical reactions without harmful emissions, have the potential to power everything from cars to portable electronics, and could be cleaner and more effici...

Drexel researchers roll out new method for making the invisible brushes that repel dirt: Polymer crystal 'turf' improves nanobrush-making process

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2016 - 3:45am
You might not be aware of it, but invisible carpets of polymers are keeping things from being sticky right now. The lenses of your glasses might be coated with them to stave off smudges. They're keepi...
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Newly discovered organic nanowires leave manmade technologies in their dust

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2016 - 3:45am
A microbial protein fiber discovered by a Michigan State University scientist transports charges at rates high enough to be applied in manmade nanotechnologies.
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Bath semiconductor research boosted by new nano-scale patterning equipment - EurekAlert (press release)

InterNano Industry News - May 21, 2016 - 3:45am
EurekAlert (press release)Bath semiconductor research boosted by new nano-scale patterning equipmentEurekAlert (press release)Head of the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Dr Adrian Evans added: "The installation of this system will produce a step change in the Department's advanced nano-manufacturing techniques. It is significant that this is the only ...University of Bath installs PHABLE Photolithography system from Eulitha to lead the way in the development of ...Optics.orgUniversity of Bath installs Eulitha's Phable lithography system to develop nano-engineered semiconductor ...Semiconductor Todayall 6 news articles »
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National Nanomanufacturing Network - May 20, 2016 - 9:39am
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Physics Professor Klaus Sattler publishes Carbon Nanomaterials Sourcebook

National Nanomanufacturing Network - May 20, 2016 - 9:17am
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa NewsKlaus Sattler, a professor at UH Mānoa's Department of Physics and Astronomy, has ed

Theorists smooth the way to modeling quantum friction: New paradigm offers a strategy for solving one of quantum mechanics' oldest problems

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
Theoretical chemists at Princeton University have pioneered a strategy for modeling quantum friction, or how a particle's environment drags on it, a vexing problem in quantum mechanics since the birth...

We’ll Leave the Lights On For You: Photonics advances allow us to be seen across the universe, with major implications for the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, says UC Santa Barbara physicist Philip Lubin - See more at: http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
Looking up at the night sky — expansive and seemingly endless, stars and constellations blinking and glimmering like jewels just out of reach — it’s impossible not to wonder: Are we alone?

The CEA Announces Expanded Collaboration with Intel to Advance Cutting-edge Research and Innovation in Key Digital Areas

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
The CEA (Atomic Energy Commission) and Intel are boosting their collaboration through a new R & D agreement signed in Paris on Thursday 12 May. This collaboration, extended to several key areas in dig...

Self-healing, flexible electronic material restores functions after many breaks

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
Electronic materials have been a major stumbling block for the advance of flexible electronics because existing materials do not function well after breaking and healing. A new electronic material cre...

Scientists create novel 'liquid wire' material inspired by spiders' capture silk: Secret of always-taut spider threads inspires new material

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
Why doesn't a spider's web sag in the wind or catapult flies back out like a trampoline? The answer, according to new research by an international team of scientists, lies in the physics behind a 'hyb...

Unveiling the electron's motion in a carbon nanocoil: Development of a precise resistivity measurement system for quasi-one-dimensional nanomaterials using a focused ion beam

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
Carbon nanocoils (CNCs) are an exotic class of low-dimensional nanocarbons whose helical shape may make them suitable for applications such as microwave absorbers and various mechanical components suc...

This 'nanocavity' may improve ultrathin solar panels, video cameras and more

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
The future of movies and manufacturing may be in 3-D, but electronics and photonics are going 2-D; specifically, two-dimensional semiconducting materials.

UW researchers unleash graphene 'tiger' for more efficient optoelectronics

Nanotech-Now - May 19, 2016 - 7:45am
In the quest to harvest light for electronics, the focal point is the moment when photons -- light particles -- encounter electrons, those negatively-charged subatomic particles that form the basis of...

AFM helps identify patients at risk for cardiovascular disease

Nanotechweb - May 19, 2016 - 1:52am
Atomic force microscopy measurements show that the interactions between a protein known as fibrinogen and erythrocytes are modified in people with chronic heart failure.

Perovskite solar cells heal in the dark

Nanotechweb - May 19, 2016 - 1:35am
New result could help in the future commercialization of these devices.