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Cea-Leti and imec Launch Strategic Partnership to Develop AI and Quantum Computing

Nanotech-Now - November 29, 2018 - 7:45am
During the state visit of His Excellency Emmanuel Macron President of the French Republic, the Belgian research center imec and the French research institute CEA-Leti, two world-leading research and i...

DNA Origami full of potent anticancer agents: A tailored DNA nanoplatform carries chemotherapeutic drugs and RNA interference toward multidrug-resistant tumors

Nanotech-Now - November 29, 2018 - 7:45am
One of the most successful techniques to combat multidrug resistance in cancer cells is the downregulation of those genes responsible for drug resistance. Chinese scientists have now developed a nanop...

Bending light around tight corners without backscattering losses: New photonic crystal waveguide based on topological insulators paves the way to build futuristic light-based computers

Nanotech-Now - November 27, 2018 - 7:45am
Engineers at Duke University have demonstrated a device that can direct photons of light around sharp corners with virtually no losses due to backscattering, a key property that will be needed if elec...

Park Systems Announces Grand Opening Ceremony for Their New Office in Beijing China

Nanotech-Now - November 27, 2018 - 7:45am
Park Systems, world leader in Atomic Force Microscopes (AFM) announces the opening of its Beijing Office in China. With the increasingly growing demand for AFM technology in China, Park Systems has de...

Scientists produce 3D chemical maps of single bacteria: Researchers at NSLS-II used ultrabright x-rays to generate 3-D nanoscale maps of a single bacteria's chemical composition with unparalleled spatial resolution

Nanotech-Now - November 27, 2018 - 7:45am
Scientists at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II)--a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science User Facility at DOE's Brookhaven National Laboratory--have used ultrabright x-ray...

Bosch provides customized IoT and Industry 4.0 solutions: Bosch Mondeville and Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions collaborate to meet a wide variety of customer requirements

Nanotech-Now - November 25, 2018 - 7:45am
„ Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions provides IoT sensor expertise for customized designs „ Bosch Mondeville adds manufacturing capacity and expertise for higher volume projects „ Bosch at...

GaN Rising: UC Santa Barbara electrical and computer engineering professor Umesh Mishra to deliver 63rd Annual Faculty Research Lecture

Nanotech-Now - November 25, 2018 - 7:45am
The proliferation of electronic devices and the growing need to process large amounts of data are among the reasons why the world needs to marshal its energy resources wisely. Add to that the obsolesc...

Nanometrics Completes Acquisition of 4D Technology Corporation: The addition of Dynamic Interferometry® expands process control technology solutions

Nanotech-Now - November 23, 2018 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq: NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of 4D Technology Corporation. 4D Technology’s Dy...

'Smart skin' simplifies spotting strain in structures: Rice U. invention can use fluorescing carbon nanotubes to reveal stress in aircraft, structures

Nanotech-Now - November 23, 2018 - 7:45am
Thanks to one peculiar characteristic of carbon nanotubes, engineers will soon be able to measure the accumulated strain in an airplane, a bridge or a pipeline - or just about anything - over the enti...

Epoxy compound gets a graphene bump: Rice scientists combine graphene foam, epoxy into tough, conductive composite

Nanotech-Now - November 23, 2018 - 7:45am
Rice University scientists have built a better epoxy for electronic applications.

Optimization of alloy materials: Diffusion processes in nano particles decoded

Nanotech-Now - November 23, 2018 - 7:45am
Aluminium alloys have unique material properties and are indispensable materials in aircraft manufacturing and space technology. With the help of high-resolution electron tomography, researchers at TU...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES, indie Semiconductor Deliver Performance-Enhanced Microcontrollers for Automotive Applications: 55nm LPx platform, with SST’s highly reliable embedded SuperFlash®, increases performance and energy efficiency for automotive applications

Nanotech-Now - November 20, 2018 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES and indie Semiconductor today announced the release of a new generation of customized microcontrollers on GF’s 55nm Low Power Extended (55LPx) automotive-qualified platform, which incl...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES, indie Semiconductor Deliver Performance-Enhanced Microcontrollers for Automotive Applications: 55nm LPx platform, with SST’s highly reliable embedded SuperFlash®, increases performance and energy efficiency for automotive applications

Nanotech-Now - November 18, 2018 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES and indie Semiconductor today announced the release of a new generation of customized microcontrollers on GF’s 55nm Low Power Extended (55LPx) automotive-qualified platform, which incl...

European Commission Project Creates Pilot Line for Companies to Develop Mid-Infrared Devices: Companies Can Submit Proposals for Possible Matching Funds To Help Develop Prototypes

Nanotech-Now - November 18, 2018 - 7:45am
MIRPHAB, a European Commission project to create a pilot line to fabricate mid-infrared (MIR) sensors by 2020, is accepting proposals from companies that want to develop and prototype new MIR devices...

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Presents Late-Breaking Clinical Data on ARO-AAT at Liver Meeting® 2018

Nanotech-Now - November 16, 2018 - 7:45am
PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2018-- Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) today announced clinical data from a Phase 1 study of ARO-AAT, the company’s second generation subcuta...

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Presents Late-Breaking Preliminary Clinical Data on ARO-HBV at Liver Meeting® 2018

Nanotech-Now - November 16, 2018 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) today announced preliminary clinical data from a Phase 1/2 study (AROHBV1001) of ARO-HBV, a third-generation subcutaneously administered RNA interference...

Unlocking the Secrets of Metal-Insulator Transitions: X-ray photon correlation spectroscopy at NSLS-II's CSX beamline used to understand electrical conductivity transitions in magnetite

Nanotech-Now - November 16, 2018 - 7:45am
By using an x-ray technique available at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II), scientists found that the metal-insulator transition in the correlated material magnetite is a two-step pro...

WSU researchers develop new technique to understand biology at the nanoscale

Nanotech-Now - November 16, 2018 - 7:45am
Washington State University researchers for the first time have shown that they can use electrical fields to gain valuable information about the tiny, floating vesicles that move around in animals and...

The National Graphene Association Is Excited To Announce A New Affiliate Partnership With Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC)

Nanotech-Now - November 14, 2018 - 7:45am
The National Graphene Association (NGA), the main organization and body in the US advocating and promoting the commercialization of graphene, has joined the Graphene Engineering and Innovation Centre...

IEDM - CEA-Leti Will Present 11 Papers and Host Workshop on Disruptive Technologies for Data Management

Nanotech-Now - November 14, 2018 - 7:45am
Leti, a technology research institute of CEA Tech, will present 11 papers at IEDM 2018 in San Francisco, Dec. 3-5, including one invited paper on scalable silicon quantum computing. It also will host...