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Drug-device combination opens potential new path to treat stroke:

Nanotech-Now - October 29, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University developing novel nanotherapeutics for clearing obstructed blood vessels have teamed up with researchers at...

China to Host Iran National Day of Nanotechnology Next Week

Nanotech-Now - October 29, 2015 - 7:45am
Secretary of Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC) Dr. Saeed Sarkar announced that Iran’s National Day of Nanotechnology will be held in China next week.

Protein nanoreactor performs single-molecule chemistry

Nanotechweb - October 29, 2015 - 3:54am
Researchers can use it to follow a wide range of chemical reactions relevant to biology.

Unraveling the complex, intertwined electron phases in a superconductor: Scientists may have discovered a link between key components of the 'electron density wave' state and the pseudogap phase in a high-temperature superconductor

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
A team led by researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory and Cornell University has characterized a key arrangement of electrons in a high-temperature superconduct...

Caltech physicists uncover novel phase of matter: Finding could have implications for high-temperature superconductivity

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
A team of physicists led by Caltech's David Hsieh has discovered an unusual form of matter--not a conventional metal, insulator, or magnet, for example, but something entirely different. This phase, c...

Nanoquakes probe new 2-dimensional material: Collaborative research between UC Riverside and the University of Augsburg, Germany, opens up new ways of understanding monolayer films for (opto-)electronic applications

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
In a step towards a post-graphene era of new materials for electronic applications, an international team of researchers, including scientists at the University of California, Riverside, has found a n...

Snake venom helps hydrogels stop the bleeding: Rice University lab employs clotting powers of viper-derived drug, even in presence of anti-coagulants

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
A nanofiber hydrogel infused with snake venom may be the best material to stop bleeding quickly, according to Rice University scientists.

Halloysite: Finally a promising natural nanomaterial? A research group of scientists from Kazan Federal University and Beijing University of Chemical Technology have recently presented a broad overview of halloysite clay tubes

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Yuri Lvov and Rawil Fakhrullin of Bionanotechnology Lab, Kazan Federal University, in cooperation with Wencai Wang and Liqun Zhang of State Key Laboratory of Organic-Inorganic Composites, Beijing Univ...

Production of Special Coating to Increase Efficiency of Solar Cells in Iran

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Abar Nanofanavar Pishgam Sharif Company used titanium dioxide nanoparticles to design and test a special coating to increase efficiency of dye-sensitized solar cells.

Upgrading the quantum computer: New quantum computer architecture

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Within the last several years, considerable progress has been made in developing a quantum computer, which holds the promise of solving problems a lot more efficiently than a classical computer. Physi...

Biosensors; New Option to Diagnose Leukemia

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Application of gold bar-like nanostructures with perfect optical properties has attracted attentions to diagnose and treat disease.

Capacitor breakthrough: Nanotechnology offers new approach to increasing storage ability of dielectric capacitors

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Oct. 21, 2015, was the day that Doc Brown and Marty McFly landed in the future in their DeLorean, with time travel made possible by a "flux capacitor."

Manipulating wrinkles could lead to graphene semiconductors

Nanotech-Now - October 27, 2015 - 7:45am
Graphene has generally been described as a two-dimensional structure--a single sheet of carbon atoms arranged in a regular structure--but the reality is not so simple. In reality, graphene can form wr...

Cornell NanoScale Facility Selected for National Network - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun (blog)

InterNano Industry News - October 27, 2015 - 3:45am
Penn: Office of University CommunicationsCornell NanoScale Facility Selected for National NetworkCornell University The Cornell Daily Sun (blog)... center's resources for the future,” Buhrman said in a statement. NNCI said they plan to make “rapid, affordable, hands-on access to advanced nanofabrication tools” accessible to hundreds of scientists and engineers across the country through this ...Cornell nanotech facility receives $8M NSF grantCornell ChronicleNanotech expertise earns Virginia Tech a spot in National Science Foundation ...EurekAlert (press release)all 18 news articles »
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Nanotech expertise earns Virginia Tech a spot in National Science Foundation network: New center's focus will be on earth, environmental nanotechnology

InterNano Industry News - October 27, 2015 - 3:45am
Virginia Tech has won a spot in the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI), a National Science Foundation network of universities with exceptional strengths in nanoscience.
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Mask Supply Chain Preps For 10nm - SemiEngineering

InterNano Industry News - October 27, 2015 - 3:45am
Mask Supply Chain Preps For 10nmSemiEngineeringMulti-beam tools promising dramatic improvements in write times are being developed by IMS Nanofabrication in conjunction with JEOL and by NuFlare. But those tools are not expected to be available in time for the 10nm logic node. (A beta version of the ...
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Can you combine Nanotechnology and the Internet of Things ?

InterNano Industry News - October 27, 2015 - 3:45am
The World Nano Foundation is challenging the nanotechnology community to collaborate in order to create an innovation that combines nanotechnology and the internet of things, which can disrupt current technology, have a global impact and feed data that can provide global realtime information relating to the innovation. The winners of the prize will have access to help from The World Nano Foundation to commercialise any innovations created from the challenge, and help finding investment to aid the technology getting to market. Read More...
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Inexpensive new carbon-based catalysts can be fine-tuned

InterNano Industry News - October 27, 2015 - 3:45am
Material could replace precious metals and produce precisely controlled electrochemical reactivity.
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Second International Congress of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

InterNano - Upcoming Events - October 26, 2015 - 4:01pm
ConferenceThursday, November 19, 2015 (All day) to Friday, November 20, 2015 (All day) http://nanotecnologia.espe-innovativa-ep.com/ Marco Cremona - Phosphorescent and rare earth based OLEDs: dopant concentration determination, new materials and advanc Andrea Carreiro - High resolution Electron Microscopy Srinivasa R. Raghavan - The Central Role of Self-Assembly in Bionanotechnology: Applications to Cancer Treatment and Dongye (Don) Zhao - Application of Stabilized Nanoparticles for In Situ Destruction of Pharmaceuticals and for Alberto Katsumiti - Application of alternative methods as a complementary tool to the Environmental Risk Assessment... Rafael Luque - Innovative benign by design methodologies for the synthesis of advanced nanomaterials Paola Ayala - Is dreaming about all-carbon nanoelectronics realistic? Rubén Álvarez - ALKYLS POLYCYANOACRYLATES AS NANOPARTICULES AND NANOFIBERS José Vega - Iberoamerican Nanotechnology Red and state of the art of Nanotechnology in Central and South America Brajesh Kumar, Ph.D - An Ecofriendly Approach - Phytochemical adaptable Metal Nanoparticles Luis Cumbal - Multicomponent nanoparticles used for heavy metals immobilization on artificial water and liquid... Arup SenGupta - Hybrid Anion Exchanger with Dispersed Zirconium Oxide Nanoparticles Carlos Arroyo - Molecular scale electronics

Crossing Biological Barriers - Advances in Nanocarrier Design for Targeted Delivery

InterNano - Upcoming Events - October 26, 2015 - 3:11pm
ConferenceMonday, November 9, 2015 (All day) to Tuesday, November 10, 2015 (All day) http://ec.europa.eu/research/index.cfm?pg=events&eventcode=9D4D1F8C-A9D2-D06C-2B60AA77AF593EB3 The international conference will address the latest developments in nanocarrier-based targeted drug delivery systems, specifically designed to overcome biological barriers. The event will connect academic and industrial players, creating synergies between different disciplines. This innovative event is jointly organised by the European Projects TRANS-INT, COMPACT and ALEXANDER, all three dealing with cutting-edge nanomedicine drug delivery topics. Be part of this conference and submit your contribution now! Topics: Overcoming Biological Barriers Targeted Drug Delivery Systems (Oral, Ocular, Pulmonary Dermal, BBB Crossing Delivery Biodistribution and In Vivo Imaging of Nanoparticles Scale-up, Translational and Regulatory Issues of Drug Delivery Systems