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Oxford Instruments systems now facilitate water purification technology

Nanotech-Now - October 2, 2016 - 7:45am
As key providers of leading edge process technology equipment for HBLED manufacture, Oxford Instruments has been a major part of the HBLED industry since its very beginning. Now the company’s systems...

Dr Barbara Armbruster promoted to Worldwide Sales and Marketing Director for XEI Scientific

Nanotech-Now - October 2, 2016 - 7:45am
XEI Scientific, the leading supplier of Evactron® remote RF plasma de-contaminators for electron microscopes, announced the promotion of Dr Barbara Armbruster to the position of Worldwide Sales and Ma...

Transforming Nanomanufacturing - NSF Progresses Fundamental Science to Impact Future Manufacturing

National Nanomanufacturing Network - September 30, 2016 - 9:30am
The emerging capabilities in nanomanufacturing for systematic control and manufacturing across multiple length scales are evolving into the next generations of nanotechnology-enabled products. Jeff Morse, Ph.D.

Stacked Perovskite/CIGS Solar Module Achieves Unprecedented Efficiency at 17.8 Percent

National Nanomanufacturing Network - September 30, 2016 - 9:08am
Scientists from imec (partner in Solliance and EnergyVille), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), and Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg (Centre for Solar En

Fighting cancer with sticky nanoparticles

Nanotech-Now - September 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Sticky nanoparticles that deliver drugs precisely to their targets — and then stay there — could play a crucial role in fighting ovarian and uterine cancers.

Gold nanoparticles conjugated quercetin inhibits epithelial-mesenchymal transition, angiogenesis and invasiveness via EGFR/VEGFR-2 mediated pathway in breast cancer

Nanotech-Now - September 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Epidermal growth factor plays a critical role in breast malignancies by enhancing cell proliferation, invasion, angiogenesis and metastasis. Epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) is a crucial proces...

UNAM develops successful nano edible coating which increases life food

Nanotech-Now - September 30, 2016 - 7:45am
In order to extend the life of fruits and vegetables and preserve them for longer refrigeration, UNAM researchers developed an edible coating with added functional ingredients applied to freshly cut f...

Silica nanoparticles suppress tumour growth

Nanotechweb - September 30, 2016 - 4:56am
Particles less than 10 nm in diameter induce ferroptosis on their own, without the need for any conjugated cytotoxic molecules.

NSF awards $94 million to create four new Science and Technology Centers

National Nanomanufacturing Network - September 29, 2016 - 11:12am
Ambitious, complex research that leads to breakthrough discoveries requires large-scale, long-term investments. Robert J. Margetta, NSF

Livermore scientists Purify Copper Nanowires

National Nanomanufacturing Network - September 29, 2016 - 10:32am
Cell phones and Apple watches could last a little longer due to a new method to create copper nanowires. Anne M Stark, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory News

Memristor behaves like a synapse

Nanotechweb - September 29, 2016 - 6:56am
New device could be used as a key element in integrated circuits and next-generation computers that mimic how the human brain works.

Martin Schmidt named Ray and Maria Stata Professor - MIT News

InterNano Industry News - September 28, 2016 - 3:45am
MIT NewsMartin Schmidt named Ray and Maria Stata ProfessorMIT NewsIn addition to research, Schmidt has taught courses in micro/nanofabrication and MEMS, as well as core undergraduate subjects in EECS. His teaching has been recognized with the Ruth and Joel Spira Teaching Award and the Eta Kappa Nu Teaching ...
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Flexible wearable electronic skin patch offers new way to monitor alcohol levels

InterNano Industry News - September 28, 2016 - 3:45am
Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a flexible wearable sensor that can accurately measure a person's blood alcohol level from sweat and transmit the data wirelessly to...
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