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Electrochemical etching down to one-monolayer towards high-Tc superconductivity: A new route for exploration of nontrivial physical phenomena at two-dimensional materials

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Iron selenide (FeSe) is an attracting superconducting material since the superconducting transition temperature (Tc) is enhanced from 8 K in bulk form toward 65 K in one-monolayer form.

Graphene could take night-vision technology beyond 'Predator'

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Movies such as 1987's "Predator," in which an alien who sees in the infrared hunts down Arnold Schwarzenegger and his team, introduced a generation of sci-fi fans to thermal imaging. Since then, heat-...

Iranian Technologists Participate in CHInano 2015

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
CHInano 2015 was held in Suzhou, China, on 28-30 October 2015, with the participation of 230 enterprises active in the field of nanotechnology, including nine Iranian companies.

The complexity of modeling

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
In recent years, advances in materials synthesis techniques have enabled scientists to produce increasingly complex functional materials with enhanced or novel macroscopic properties. For example, ult...

Winners of the UK ICT Pioneers 2015 announced

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Jonathan Roberts from Lancaster University is the overall winner of the 2015 UK ICT Pioneers competition for his research Nano-Identification: Fingerprints of the Future.

Screen Printable Functionalised Graphene Ink

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Haydale reports how its proprietary HDPlas® technology has been used to create functionalised Graphene Nanoplatelets (GNPs) that have been incorporated into a functional graphene ink, which has been d...

Hygienic Nano Floor Coverings with Application in Production Lines, Therapeutic Centers Head to Market

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Basparsazan Iranian Company succeeded in the industrial production of polymeric floor coverings with modified properties under the trademark of Basapolymer by using nanotechnology.

Haydale Announce Year End Results

Nanotech-Now - November 5, 2015 - 7:45am
Haydale Graphene Industries plc (AIM: HAYD),a leader in the development and commercialisation of enhanced graphene and nanoparticulate materials, has announced its preliminary results for the year en...

Vanadium dioxide boosts transistors

Nanotechweb - November 5, 2015 - 5:03am
Pennsylvania State University researchers have produced nearly ideal VO2 thin films on sapphire wafer.

Making mini-makers - Nanowerk

InterNano Industry News - November 5, 2015 - 4:45am
Making mini-makersNanowerkA co-op partnership with Korea's National Research Foundation will give the students a chance to apply their talents in the nanofabrication center frequented by companies like Samsung and Hyundai, using the latest nanomaterials developed by Drexel's ...and more »
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NSF Awards UNF $250,000 Grant to Develop New Nanomanufacturing Techniques

InterNano Industry News - November 5, 2015 - 4:45am
Researchers in the departments of Chemistry and Physics at the University of North Florida were recently awarded a three-year research grant totaling $250,000 by the National Science Foundation (NSF)...
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NSF Grants Penn’s Singh Center $5 Million to Establish Mid-Atlantic Nanotechnology Hub

InterNano Industry News - November 5, 2015 - 4:45am
The National Science Foundation awarded the University of Pennsylvania’s Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology a five-year, $5 Million grant to establish the Mid-Atlantic Nanotechnology Hub...
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$81 million to support new National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure

InterNano Industry News - November 5, 2015 - 4:45am
To advance research in nanoscale science, engineering and technology, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will provide a total of $81 million over five years to support 16 sites and a coordinating office as part of a new National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI). The NNCI sites will provide researchers from academia, government, and companies large and small with access to ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=136211&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF News item.
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NSF-funded network set to help businesses, educators pursue nanotechnology ... - Nanowerk

InterNano Industry News - November 5, 2015 - 4:45am
NanowerkNSF-funded network set to help businesses, educators pursue nanotechnology ...Nanowerk... also be valuable to outside groups. These facilities have capacities including nanofabrication of electronics, textiles fabrication and characterization, sophisticated materials characterization, and labs that evaluate interactions between ...
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Bosch highlights new MEMS sensors and innovative sensor-enabled applications: Easy to program for application requirements

Nanotech-Now - November 3, 2015 - 7:45am
At the upcoming MEMS Executive Congress, Bosch, the world’s leading supplier of MEMS sensors, will be showing how customers benefit when a group of companies, all under one umbrella, share their deep...

CRAIC Technologies Kicks Off Holiday Season With Discounted Refresher Training Packages

Nanotech-Now - November 3, 2015 - 7:45am
In response to a recent uptick in customer inquiries concerning additional training and user certifications, CRAIC Technologies is excited to bring on the holiday spirit early this year by offering fo...

FEI Partners with Australian Microscopy & Microanalysis Research Facility to Develop Online Microscopy Education & Outreach: MyScope will enable people to discover the unseen world through microscopy

Nanotech-Now - November 3, 2015 - 7:45am
FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) and the Australian Microscopy & Microanalysis Research Facility (AMMRF) have joined forces to bring the joy of microscopy to the general public through MyScope™ Outreach.

Researchers show how new hydrogel can facilitate microsurgery

Nanotech-Now - November 3, 2015 - 7:45am
Skillful surgeons can do amazing things in extremely small places, but finding better ways to suture tiny blood vessels has been an ongoing challenge for even the best.

Sugar-coated nanoworms not for breakfast in the human immune system: University of Colorado Cancer Center study unravels mystery

Nanotech-Now - November 3, 2015 - 7:45am
Iron nanoparticles injected before magnetic resonance imaging can make tissues more visible and the same nanoparticles may allow doctors to precisely target tumors with new medicines. However, among t...

Engineers design magnetic cell sensors: New protein nanoparticles allow scientists to track cells and interactions within them

Nanotech-Now - November 3, 2015 - 7:45am
MIT engineers have designed magnetic protein nanoparticles that can be used to track cells or to monitor interactions within cells. The particles, described today in Nature Communications, are an enha...