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Device contact: more than just a phase

Nanotechweb - August 31, 2014 - 12:17pm
Manipulating the phase of MoS2 at contact points provides excellent low-resistance junctions for ultrathin transistors.
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Novel 'butterfly' molecule could build new sensors, photoenergy conversion devices

Nanotech-Now - August 31, 2014 - 7:45am
Exciting new work by a Florida State University research team has led to a novel molecular system that can take your temperature, emit white light, and convert photon energy directly to mechanical mot...
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Ligands can make for patchy nanocrystal surface

Nanotechweb - August 29, 2014 - 8:06am
Surprisingly, capping ligands only offer sparse covering say US researchers.
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New technique uses fraction of measurements to efficiently find quantum wave functions

Nanotech-Now - August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
The result of every possible measurement on a quantum system is coded in its wave function, which until recently could be found only by taking many different measurements of a system and estimating a...
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Measure Both Elastic and Viscous Properties with AFM Using Asylum Research’s Exclusive AM-FM Viscoelastic Mapping Mode

Nanotech-Now - August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research announces the availability of its powerful new nanomechanical imaging technique, AM-FM Viscoelastic Mapping Mode, for its entire line of Cypher™ and MFP-3D™ atomic f...
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PetLife Comments on CNN Story on Scorpion Venom Health Benefits

Nanotech-Now - August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
PetLife Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EVGI) (PINKSHEETS: EVGID) today reported that CNN News has published a story, dated August 12, titled, "Bee, Scorpion and Snake Venom May Hold Cancer Cure."
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Nanodiamonds Are Forever: A UCSB professor’s research examines 13,000-year-old nanodiamonds from multiple locations across three continents

Nanotech-Now - August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Most of North America's megafauna — mastodons, short-faced bears, giant ground sloths, saber-toothed cats and American camels and horses — disappeared close to 13,000 years ago at the end of the Pleis...
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Aspen Aerogels, Inc. to Present at Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference

Nanotech-Now - August 29, 2014 - 7:45am
Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") today announced that it will present at the Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference being held at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, New York, NY....
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Nanotubular coating improves vascular stents

Nanotechweb - August 28, 2014 - 7:29am
Nickel-titanium based medical implants are better when coated with tube-like structures.
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