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X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy under real ambient pressure conditions

Nanotech-Now - July 4, 2017 - 7:45am
Researchers at Institute for Molecular Science (IMS), Innovation Research Center for Fuel Cells, University of Electro-Communications, Research Center for Materials Science, Nagoya University, and JAS...

Physicists make quantum leap in understanding life's nanoscale machinery

Nanotech-Now - July 4, 2017 - 7:45am
A diagnostic technique that can detect tiny molecules signalling the presence of cancer could be on the horizon.

Bosch announces high-performance MEMS acceleration sensors for wearables

Nanotech-Now - July 4, 2017 - 7:45am
Step counting and gesture recognition in tiny packages •Step counter optimized for wearable devices, integrated directly in the sensor •No external microcontroller necessary to enable step counti...

Cheap electrocatalysts convert CO2 to CO using solar cells

Nanotechweb - July 4, 2017 - 7:15am
The new electrode coating will reduce reliance on precious-metal catalysts.

Programmable nanophotonic processor studies quantum transport

Nanotechweb - July 3, 2017 - 3:22am
The new device is the largest ever of its kind.

Nanostructured pyrochlore reveals unexpected order

Nanotechweb - July 3, 2017 - 3:13am
New experiments shed more light on this defect fluorite, which is used in nuclear waste immobilization matrices and fuel cells.

Flash Nano: How to make topological plasmons in graphene

Nanotechweb - July 3, 2017 - 1:58am
Magnetic field constrains plasmons to the edge of the sheet.

Nanometrics to Participate in the 9th Annual CEO Investor Summit 2017: Accredited investor and publishing research analyst event held concurrently with SEMICON West and Intersolar 2017 in San Francisco

Nanotech-Now - July 2, 2017 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announced that company management will participate in the 9th Annual CEO Investor Summit 2017, tak...

NMRC, University of Nottingham chooses the Quorum Q150 coater for its reliable and reproducible film thickness when coating samples with iridium

Nanotech-Now - July 2, 2017 - 7:45am
Quorum Technologies, market and technology leaders in electron microscopy coating and cryogenic preparation products, report on the reliability and repeatability of metal film deposition thickness ach...

Synthetic “Melanin” Could Act as a Natural Sunscreen: The pigmentlike nanoparticles could protect cells from the sun’s damaging rays

Nanotech-Now - July 1, 2017 - 11:04pm
As summers grow steadily hotter, many people feel a need to slather on ever more sunscreen—or wear more clothes—to prevent the sun’s ultraviolet radiation from crisping their skin and increasing the o...

Picosun’s ALD solutions enable novel high-speed memories

Nanotech-Now - June 30, 2017 - 7:45am
Picosun Oy, leading supplier of high quality Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) thin film coating solutions, reports of breakthrough results achieved with its ALD technology in development of novel high-sp...

New TriboLab CMP Provides Cost-Effective Characterization of Chemical Mechanical Wafer Polishing Processes: Bruker Updates Industry-Standard CP-4 Platform for Most Flexible and Reliable Testing

Nanotech-Now - June 30, 2017 - 7:45am
Bruker’s Nano Surfaces Division today announced the introduction of the TriboLab CMP Process and Material Characterization System, which provides a unique characterization capability for the developme...

Atomic imperfections move quantum communication network closer to reality

Nanotech-Now - June 30, 2017 - 7:45am
An international team led by the University of Chicago's Institute for Molecular Engineering has discovered how to manipulate a weird quantum interface between light and matter in silicon carbide alon...

Flexible, organic and biodegradable - a new wave of electronics

InterNano Industry News - June 30, 2017 - 3:45am
A new semiconductor is as flexible as skin and easily degradable. It could have diverse medical and environmental applications, without adding to the mounting pile of global electronic waste.
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Nano-notch sends self-assembling polymers into a spiral

InterNano Industry News - June 30, 2017 - 3:45am
Template modification could speed up the fabrication of sensing substrates and other novel structures.
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Freezing lithium batteries may make them safer and bendable

InterNano Industry News - June 30, 2017 - 3:45am
Engineers use ice-templating to control electrolyte structure in lithium batteries; solid-state is non-flammable, non-toxic and flexible with longer battery life.
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Magnetic brightening technique brings dark excitons into view

Nanotechweb - June 30, 2017 - 2:33am
New work might help in the development of optically-controlled information processing devices made from 2D materials.

Current State of Fabricating Molecular Electronics

National Nanomanufacturing Network - June 29, 2017 - 11:39am
Since the genesis of the research field of molecular electronics, which is generally considered to have begun in 1974 with Aviram's and Ratner's early theoretical research (" Michael Berger, Nanowerk Approaches for high-yield solid-state-based ensemble molecular junctions; conducting interlayer-based junctions. A) Conducting polymer PEDOT:PSS (© Nature). B) Conducting polymer Aedotron P (© ACS). C) Graphene (© Wiley). D) Reduced graphene oxide (© Wiley). E) Electron beam deposited carbon (© ACS).

Nanofabrication Process Engineer

National Nanomanufacturing Network - June 29, 2017 - 11:14am
The Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology (CNST) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, MD is seeking expressions of interest for a Nanofabrication Proc Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology

Electrodeposition on silicon produces novel nanowire architectures

Nanotechweb - June 29, 2017 - 8:47am
Complex structures could find use in a wide range of technology applications.