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UW receives $37M for nanofabrication lab expansion - The Seattle Times

InterNano Industry News - September 1, 2015 - 3:45am
The Seattle TimesUW receives $37M for nanofabrication lab expansionThe Seattle TimesThe Washington Nanofabrication Facility, taken over by UW in 2011, is home to more than 140 scientists and engineers every month and is used by researchers and businesses alike. It is the closest and most affordable facility for dozens of startups in ...
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Proving nanoparticles in sunscreen products

InterNano Industry News - September 1, 2015 - 3:45am
Loads of cosmetics like sunscreen lotions contain titanium dioxide. These nanoparticles are contentious. But it is difficult to prove that the particles are in the lotions. Using a newly developed method, the particles can now be calculated.
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European Technology Platform for Nanomedicine and ENATRANS European Consortium Launch the 2nd edition of the Nanomedicine Award: The Award to be presented at BIO-Europe conference in Munich, November 2015

InterNano Industry News - September 1, 2015 - 3:45am
The European Technology Platform for Nanomedicine (ETPN) and the EU-funded consortium, ENATRANS, have launched the second edition of the Nanomedicine Award to honor the best international nanomedicine...
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Gold-diamond nanodevice for hyperlocalised cancer therapy

InterNano Industry News - September 1, 2015 - 3:45am
Gold nanorods can be used as remote controlled nanoheaters delivering the right amount of thermal treatment to cancer cells, thanks to diamond nanocrystals used as temperature sensors.
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Nanofilm Introduces Clarity AR Lens Cleaner for Anti-Reflective Superhydrophobic Lenses

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 31, 2015 - 2:42pm
Lynn Lilly, Director of Communication, PEN Inc.The popularity of anti-reflective superhydrophobic lenses has shown significant growth in recent years because of the many benefits to wearers.

Carnegie Mellon Spinoff nanoGriptech Is First Mass Manufacturer of a Strong and Sensitive Gecko-Inspired Adhesive

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 31, 2015 - 1:56pm
Sherry Stokes, Carnegie Mellon UniversityCarnegie Mellon University spinoff nanoGriptech has announced the launch of Setex™, the first commercially available gecko-inspired adhesive.

Bioelectronics Pioneer John Rogers to Join Northwestern

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 31, 2015 - 1:41pm
Megan Fellman, Northwestern University NewsJohn A.

Dimer structure hangs off graphene edge

Nanotechweb - August 31, 2015 - 6:53am
Observations of “Klein Edge Doublet” could help engineer better nanodevices made from the carbon sheet.

Nanotubes energize laser-accelerated ions

Nanotechweb - August 31, 2015 - 5:31am
A layer of carbon nanotubes can triple the energy of laser-accelerated carbon ions.

'Decorated' graphene is a superconductor

Nanotechweb - August 31, 2015 - 4:32am
Depositing lithium on 2D material generates Cooper pairs.

A new technique to make drugs more soluble

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
Before Ibuprofen can relieve your headache, it has to dissolve in your bloodstream. The problem is Ibuprofen, in its native form, isn’t particularly soluble. Its rigid, crystalline structures — the m...

Nanocatalysts improve processes for the petrochemical industry

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
By using supercomputers the team creates virtual atomic models that interact under different conditions before being taken to the real world, allowing savings in time and money.

CWRU researchers efficiently charge a lithium-ion battery with solar cell: Coupling with perovskite solar cell holds potential for cleaner cars and more

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
Consumers aren't embracing electric cars and trucks, partly due to the dearth of charging stations required to keep them moving. Even the conservation-minded are hesitant to go electric in some states...

Successful boron-doping of graphene nanoribbon

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
Physicists at the University of Basel succeed in synthesizing boron-doped graphene nanoribbons and characterizing their structural, electronic and chemical properties. The modified material could pote...

Nanolab Technologies LEAPS Forward with High-Performance Analysis Services to the World: Nanolab Orders Advanced Local Electrode Atom Probe (LEAP®) Microscope from CAMECA Unit of AMETEK Materials Analysis Division

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanolab Technologies Inc., a Silicon Valley-based analytical services lab, has purchased a new Local Electrode Atom Probe from CAMECA Instruments Inc. The high-performance atom probe from CAMECA, a un...

National Space Society Welcomes Janet Ivey As New NSS Governor: Janet Ivey of Janet's Planet is NOW IN ORBIT as a member of the Board of Governors of the National Space Society

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
Janet Ivey, a 12-time Emmy and 5-time Gracie Award winning educational TV host and founder of Janet's Planet, seen on more than 140 PBS stations across the USA and on multiple online sites like Batter...

National Space Society Welcomes Geoff Notkin As New NSS Governor

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
Geoff Notkin, host of Meteorite Men, was recently named to the National Space Society's Board of Governors. "NSS is proud to have Geoff on our board to help promote our vision of a spacefaring civiliz...

Nanometrics to Participate in the Citi 2015 Global Technology Conference

Nanotech-Now - August 30, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announced the company's participation in the Citi 2015 Global Technology Conference.