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The University of Applied Sciences in Upper Austria uses Deben tensile stages as an integral part of their computed tomography research and testing facility

Nanotech-Now - October 20, 2016 - 7:45am
Deben, a leading provider of in-situ testing stages together with innovative accessories and components for electron microscopy, reports on the application of their in situ tensile stages for micro X-...

Crystal clear imaging: Infrared brings to light nanoscale molecular arrangement: Berkeley Lab and University of Colorado-Boulder team develop new way to reveal crystal features in functional materials

Nanotech-Now - October 20, 2016 - 7:45am
Detailing the molecular makeup of materials -- from solar cells to organic light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and transistors, and medically important proteins -- is not always a crystal-clear process.

Collagenous tissue stiffens on the nanoscale

Nanotechweb - October 20, 2016 - 3:35am
Findings from XRD measurements on echinoderms could help in the development of new types of biomaterials for applications in biosensing and soft robotics.

Silicon colour centre could be used for information processing

Nanotechweb - October 19, 2016 - 5:30am
Entangled photons and silicon vacancies in a nanophotonic device make building blocks for quantum optical networks.

Scientists develop a semiconductor nanocomposite material that moves in response to light

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
In a paper in Scientific Reports, a research team at Worcester Polytechnic Institute describes a novel light-activated phenomenon that could become the basis for applications as diverse as microscopic...

Highly conductive and pure gold nanostructures grown by electron beam induced deposition

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
Recently, researchers from Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) have discovered a novel way to fabricate pure gold nanostructures by the additive direct-write lithography called FEBID. This work...

Nanowires as sensors in new type of atomic force microscope

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
A new type of atomic force microscope (AFM) uses nanowires as tiny sensors. Unlike standard AFM, the device with a nanowire sensor enables measurements of both the size and direction of forces. Physic...

Bendable electronic paper displays whole color range

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
Less than a micrometre thin, bendable and giving all the colours that a regular LED display does, it still needs ten times less energy than a Kindle tablet. Researchers at Chalmers University of Techn...

Study finds surface texture of gallium nitride affects cell behavior

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
“Nanoscale topography, semiconductor polarity and surface functionalization: additive and cooperative effects on PC12 cell behavior” Authors: Patrick J. Snyder, Ramon Collazo and Albena Ivanisevic,...

A new spin on superconductivity: Harvard physicists pass spin information through a superconductor

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have made a discovery that could lay the foundation for quantum superconducting devices. Their breakthrou...

2D-nanocellulose: piezoelectric driven by a hydrogen bonds pattern

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers from ICN2 Phononic and Photonic Nanostructures Group publish in Scientific Reports findings providing the basis for new electromechanical designs using 2D-nanocellulose. In a longer-term p...

Diamonds aren't forever: Sandia, Harvard team create first quantum computer bridge

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
By forcefully embedding two silicon atoms in a diamond matrix, Sandia researchers have demonstrated for the first time on a single chip all the components needed to create a quantum bridge to link qua...

Pokhara (Nepal) all set to host KaSAM-2016: An International Scientific Meeting on Advanced Materials

Nanotech-Now - October 18, 2016 - 7:45am
Pokhara, a famous touristic city in Western Nepal, is finally set to host its first ever international meeting on Advanced Materials next week. The meeting named as “Kathmandu Symposia on Advanced Mat...

Mask Maker Worries Grow - SemiEngineering

InterNano Industry News - October 18, 2016 - 3:45am
Mask Maker Worries GrowSemiEngineeringFor example, Intel recently acquired IMS Nanofabrication, a developer of multi-beam mask writers. Defect-free EUV mask blanks. On the technology side, meanwhile, mask makers want a number of new technologies. One technology, defect-free EUV mask ...
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