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Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference

InterNano - Upcoming Events - August 15, 2016 - 4:03pm
ConferenceWednesday, November 9, 2016 to Friday, November 11, 2016Barcelona http://premc.org/annic2016/ The Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference is an annual event that hosts high-profile plenary speakers, world class researchers, oral and poster presentations, workshops, sponsor exhibits and afterworks. It is a great opportunity to share your research findings with wide audience, promote knowledge exchange, and network.

NANOCON 2015

InterNano - Upcoming Events - August 15, 2016 - 3:58pm
ConferenceWednesday, October 19, 2016 to Friday, October 21, 2016Brno, Czech Republic http://www.nanocon.eu/en// NANOCON, international conference, organized together by the company TANGER Ltd. and Czech society for new materials and technologies is the first conference in the Czech Republic focusing only on nanomaterials, on their research, application and potential impact on the environment and human health.

Gigaom Change

InterNano - Upcoming Events - August 15, 2016 - 3:53pm
ConferenceWednesday, September 21, 2016 to Friday, September 23, 2016Austin, TX https://gigaom.com/change/ Over an immersive 2.5 days, we will explore the current state-of-the-art technologies, how these are transforming industry, and why this all matters. You’ll emerge with a greater understanding of the exponential technological changes occurring around us, and the confidence to accelerate tangible next steps. Gigaom Change is designed to empower businesses of today to thrive in a world of tomorrow.

Micro and Nano Engineering 2016

InterNano - Upcoming Events - August 15, 2016 - 12:39pm
ConferenceMonday, September 19, 2016 to Friday, September 23, 2016Vienna, Austria http://mne2016.org/ MNE 2016 is the 42nd international conference on micro- and nanofabrication and manufacturing using lithography and related techniques with around 800 participants. The conference brings together engineers and scientists from all over the world to discuss recent progress and future trends in the fabrication and application of micro- and nanostructures and devices. Applications in electronics, photonics, electromechanics, environment, life sciences and biology are also discussed.

Sub-20 nm nanowires the easy way

Nanotechweb - August 15, 2016 - 1:23am
Silver-based nanostructures could be ideal conductive elements for touch screens, solar cells and smart windows.

Making flexible memories at room temperature

Nanotechweb - August 15, 2016 - 1:14am
A new way to make RRAMs on polymer substrates.

Simplified approach to drug development with Upsalite

Nanotech-Now - August 13, 2016 - 7:45am
For the first time, researchers have revealed the nanostructure of the mesoporous magnesium carbonate Upsalite® and pore size control was achieved without organic templates or swelling agents. By cont...

Tailored probes for atomic force microscopes: 3-D laser lithography enhances microscope for studying nanostructures in biology and engineering/ publication in Applied Physics Letters

Nanotech-Now - August 13, 2016 - 7:45am
Atomic force microscopes make the nanostructure of surfaces visible. Their probes scan the investigation material with finest measurement needles. KIT has now succeeded in adapting these needles to th...

A spoonful of fat makes the medicine go down: By-passing the 'first past metabolism' barrier

Nanotech-Now - August 13, 2016 - 7:45am
For years scientists and dieticians have argued over the health benefits of dietary fat. Research published this week, however, shows that piggybacking onto natural fat absorption pathways can dramati...

To Infinity and Beyond with Nanosatellites

Nanotech-Now - August 13, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers at the University of Maryland and Michigan Technological University have operated a tiny proposed satellite ion rocket under a microscope to see how it works.

New 2D Materials Created by Graphene Hydraulic Nano-press

InterNano Industry News - August 13, 2016 - 3:45am
A graphene hydraulic ‘nano-press’ has proven its potential to develop 2D materials by applying pressure on the compounds that are trapped between graphene layers. The first-ever 2D...
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Smarter Self-assembly Opens New Pathways for Nanotechnology

National Nanomanufacturing Network - August 12, 2016 - 9:37am
Justin Eure, Brookhaven National LaboratoryTo continue advancing, next-generation electronic devices must fully exploit the nanoscale, where materials span just billionths of a meter.

Towards a better screen; New molecules promise cheaper, more efficient OLED displays

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2016 - 7:45am
Harvard University researchers have designed more than 1,000 new blue-light emitting molecules for organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) that could dramatically improve displays for televisions, phone...

Prototype chip could help make quantum computing practical: Built-in optics could enable chips that use trapped ions as quantum bits

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2016 - 7:45am
Quantum computers are largely hypothetical devices that could perform some calculations much more rapidly than conventional computers can. Instead of the bits of classical computation, which can repre...

Smarter self-assembly opens new pathways for nanotechnology: Brookhaven Lab scientists discover a way to create billionth-of-a-meter structures that snap together in complex patterns with unprecedented efficiency

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2016 - 7:45am
To continue advancing, next-generation electronic devices must fully exploit the nanoscale, where materials span just billionths of a meter. But balancing complexity, precision, and manufacturing scal...

Lithium-ion batteries: Capacity might be increased by 6 times

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2016 - 7:45am
The team was able to show through neutron measurements made at the Institut Laue-Langevin in Grenoble, France, that lithium ions do not penetrate deeply into the silicon. During the charge cycle, a 20...

Making a solar energy conversion breakthrough with help from a ferroelectrics pioneer: Philadelphia-based team shows how a ferroelectric insulator can surpass shockley-queisser limit

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2016 - 7:45am
Designers of solar cells may soon be setting their sights higher, as a discovery by a team of researchers has revealed a class of materials that could be better at converting sunlight into energy than...

Self-cleaning, anti-reflective, microorganism-resistant coatings: Researchers at the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country are modifying surface properties of materials to obtain specific properties at a lower cost

Nanotech-Now - August 11, 2016 - 7:45am
Coatings or paints are materials applied to different surfaces basically for decorative and protective purposes. Yet today the market for these materials is being subjected to increasingly tougher spe...