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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.

Scientists engineer tunable DNA for electronics applications

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
DNA may be the blueprint of life, but it's also a molecule made from just a few simple chemical building blocks. Among its properties is the ability to conduct an electrical charge, making one of the...

New nanoparticle technology developed to treat aggressive thyroid cancer: Platform designed to deliver nanotherapy effective in preclinical models of metastatic anaplastic thyroid cancer

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
Anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC), the most aggressive form of thyroid cancer, has a mortality rate of nearly 100 percent and a median survival time of three to five months. One promising strategy for t...

French Research Team Helps Extend MRI Detection of Diseases & Lower Health-Care Costs: CEA, INSERM and G2ELab Brings Grenoble Region’s Expertise In Advanced Medicine & Magnetism Applications to H2020 IDentIFY Project

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
Three Grenoble-based research and medical partners have been selected to join the European Union-funded IDentIFY project to significantly extend the capability of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in...

Artificial synapse rivals biological ones in energy consumption

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
POSTECH researchers develop an organic nanofiber based artificial synapse that emulates both important functions and energy consumption of biological ones: Implication of potential use in artificial i...

CWRU physicists deploy magnetic vortex to control electron spin: Potential technology for quantum computing, keener sensors

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have developed a way to swiftly and precisely control electron spins at room temperature.

JPK’s NanoWizard® AFM and ForceRobot® systems are being used in the field of medical diagnostics in the Supersensitive Molecular Layer Laboratory of POSTECH in Korea

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard® AFM and ForceRobot® systems at the...

Weizmann Institute of Science Presents: Weizmann Wonder Wander - 4G - is Online

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
Want to know what scientists are doing in their labs at this moment? How the effort to expand human knowledge is progressing? The Weizmann Institute of Science's popular science site, Weizmann Wonder...

Droplets finally all the same size -- in a nanodroplet library

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
A single drop with the volume of a millionth of a litre is really not very large and certainly does not look like something you can do a lot with. However, a simple device, constructed at the Institut...

New generation of high-efficiency solar thermal absorbers developed

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Exeter are one step closer to developing a new generation of low-cost, high-efficiency solar cells. The structure is one of the world's first examples...

Marrying superconductors, lasers, and Bose-Einstein condensates: Chapman University Institute for Quantum Studies (IQS) member Yutaka Shikano, Ph.D., recently had research published in Scientific Reports

Nanotech-Now - June 22, 2016 - 7:45am
Chapman University Institute for Quantum Studies (IQS) member Yutaka Shikano, Ph.D., recently had research published in Scientific Reports. Superconductors are one of the most remarkable phenomena in...

Dealing with the end life of nanowaste – news from Nanotech France 2016

Nanotechweb - June 22, 2016 - 4:50am
Unravelling the impact of environmental exposure to nanomaterials can be complicated by the difference between the materials produced for applications and those released into the environment.

Carbice Nanotechnologies seeks to scale heat dissipation and management technology - Georgia Tech News Center (press release)

InterNano Industry News - June 22, 2016 - 3:45am
Georgia Tech News Center (press release)Carbice Nanotechnologies seeks to scale heat dissipation and management technologyGeorgia Tech News Center (press release)Baratunde Cola, an associate professor at Georgia Tech's George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, founded Carbice Nanotechnologies, which is focused on finiding ways to keep electronics and their components cool to meet durability and ...
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Non-animal approach to predict impact of nanomaterials on human lung published Archives of Toxicology publishes workshop recommendations

InterNano Industry News - June 22, 2016 - 3:45am
A compilation of recommendations from a 2015 workshop organized by the PETA International Science Consortium Ltd. appears in a report in Archives of Toxicology.
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