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Various Types of Air Nanofilters Commercialized in Iran

Nanotech-Now - October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
Behran Filter Industrial Manufacturing Company is one of the Iranian companies that are active in the field of production of various types of filters for vehicles, industries and power plants.

Quantum coherent-like state observed in a biological protein for the first time: So-called Fröhlich condensation, a state in which protein molecules' vibrational modes coalesce at the lowest frequency, was first predicted almost 5 decades ago, but never e

Nanotech-Now - October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
If you take certain atoms and make them almost as cold as they possibly can be, the atoms will fuse into a collective low-energy quantum state called a Bose-Einstein condensate. In 1968 physicist Herb...

Researchers take first steps to create biodegradable displays for electronics

Nanotech-Now - October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
Americans, on average, replace their mobile phones every 22 months, junking more than 150 million phones a year in the process. When it comes to recycling and processing all of this electronic waste,...

Quantum physics meets genetic engineering: Researchers use engineered viruses to provide quantum-based enhancement of energy transport

Nanotech-Now - October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
Nature has had billions of years to perfect photosynthesis, which directly or indirectly supports virtually all life on Earth. In that time, the process has achieved almost 100 percent efficiency in t...

Mini DNA sequencer tests true: The performance of the MinION™ miniature DNA sequencing device has been evaluated by an open, international consortium, and the resulting recommendations and protocols published before peer-review on the F1000Research platfo

Nanotech-Now - October 19, 2015 - 7:45am
Summary: Public access to Oxford Nanopore's MinION™ miniature sensing device enabled an international consortium to evaluate the technology and provide a standard protocol for its use; Preliminary...

Zinc oxide goes graphene-like

Nanotechweb - October 19, 2015 - 6:04am
First free-standing ZnO membranes could find use in a variety of electronics applications.

Patterning oxide nanopillars at the atomic scale by phase transformation

Nanotech-Now - October 17, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at Tohoku University's Advanced Institute for Materials Research (AIMR) have carried out a collaborative study aimed at precisely controlling phase transformations with high spatial precis...

Hot stuff: Magnetic domain walls - First measurement of the thermoelectric properties of a single magnetic domain wall

Nanotech-Now - October 17, 2015 - 7:45am
Magnetic nanostructures - or rather: the interaction between charge, spin and current flow as a function of a temperature gradient in such structures - this is what the fast growing research area name...

MSS Alliance Launched to Set De Facto Standard for Odor-Sensing Systems

Nanotech-Now - October 17, 2015 - 7:45am
Six organizations including NIMS, Kyocera, Osaka University, NEC, Sumitomo Seika and NanoWorld jointly launched the MSS Alliance on September 25, 2015, with the purpose of establishing a de facto stan...

Silver: The promising electrode winner for low-cost perovskite solar cells

Nanotech-Now - October 17, 2015 - 7:45am
Perovskite solar cells are the rising star in photovoltaics. They absorb light across almost all visible wavelengths, they have exceptional power conversion efficiencies exceeding 20% in the lab, and...

Nanoelectronics researchers employ Titan for an electrifying simulation speedup: Team greatly improves system size and time-to-solution for nanoelectronics models

Nanotech-Now - October 17, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers at ETH Zurich are using America's fastest supercomputer to make huge gains in understanding the smallest electronic devices.

New research could revolutionize flexible electronics, solar cells

Nanotech-Now - October 17, 2015 - 7:45am
Binghamton University researchers have demonstrated an eco-friendly process that enables unprecedented spatial control over the electrical properties of graphene oxide. This two-dimensional nanomateri...

Turning clothing into information displays

InterNano Industry News - October 17, 2015 - 3:45am
Researchers have demonstrated the world?s first stretchable and conformable thin-film transistor (TFT) driven LED display laminated into textiles.
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Nanosheet flow meters find sensor stability

Nanotechweb - October 16, 2015 - 5:28am
A quick and simple synthesis approach yields nanosheets with high stability under air flow sensor conditions.