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Innovnano announces its certification to ISO 9001 standard: Dedicated to the development of nanostructured materials and advanced ceramics

Nanotech-Now - February 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Innovnano (www.innovnano-materials.com), an expert manufacturer of high performance ceramic powders, today announces its certification by Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) to ISO 9001 standard...
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Graphene senses DNA hybridization and kills bacteria

Nanotech-Now - February 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Graphene, among the many interesting predicted applications, is an excellent material for biosensing and medical purposes. Graphenea's scientific team collaborated with researchers from France's CNRS...
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Turing also present at the nanoscale

Nanotech-Now - February 8, 2015 - 7:45am
In the world of single atoms and molecules governed by chaotic fluctuations, is the spontaneous formation of Turing patterns possible - the same ones that are responsible for the irregular yet periodi...
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The power of light-matter coupling: A theoretical study shows that strong ties between light and organic matter at the nanoscale open the door to modifying these coupled systems' optical, electronic or chemical properties

Nanotech-Now - February 8, 2015 - 7:45am
Light and matter can be so strongly linked that their characteristics become indistinguishable. These light-matter couplings are referred to as polaritons. Their energy oscillates continuously between...
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New understanding of electron behavior at tips of carbon nanocones could help provide candidates

Nanotech-Now - February 6, 2015 - 7:45am
One of the ways of improving electrons manipulation is though better control over one of their inner characteristics, called spin. This approach is the object of an entire field of study, known as spi...
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STMicroelectronics Leads European Research Project to Develop Next-Generation Optical MEMS: Extension to a project launched in 2013 builds on current efforts to enable technologies for next-generation applications

Nanotech-Now - February 6, 2015 - 7:45am
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has revealed its leadership of Lab4MEMS II, an extension that builds on...
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FEI and the National Center for Protein Sciences Beijing Launch Training & Research Facility for Cryo-Electron Microscopy

Nanotech-Now - February 6, 2015 - 7:45am
The Tsinghua Branch of National Center for Protein Sciences Beijing will be a focal point in Asia for research with the first complete cryo-electron microscopy workflow for structural biology.
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DELSEY by Philippe Starck DELSEY Launches New Collection by Philippe Starck

Nanotech-Now - February 6, 2015 - 7:45am
In association with Philippe Starck, renowned French creator, designer and architect, DELSEY is reinventing the world of travel with the launch of STARCKTRIP, a new collection of luggage conceived on...
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“Nanorama Laboratory“: Free Tool on Safe Handling of Nanomaterials Now Available in English!

Nanotech-Now - February 6, 2015 - 7:45am
The "Nanorama Laboratory", an interactive online tool on the safe handling of nanomaterials, is now available in English on nano.dguv.de/nanorama/bgrci/en/. The tool, developed in close collaboration...
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Review highlights the potential for graphene and other 2D crystals in the energy sector

Nanotech-Now - February 6, 2015 - 7:45am
Graphene has many potential applications, among them energy generation, conversion and storage. Graphene - a single layer of carbon atoms - and related two-dimensional crystals combine high electrical...
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