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Scientists synthesize nanoparticles that can deliver tumor suppressors to damaged livers

Nanotech-Now - January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
UT Southwestern Medical Center chemists have successfully used synthetic nanoparticles to deliver tumor-suppressing therapies to diseased livers with cancer, an important hurdle scientists have been s...

QD Vision Named to the 2015 Global Cleantech 100 Under the Radar List: Quantum Dot Leader Recognized for Clean Technology Innovation

Nanotech-Now - January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
QD Vision, the global leader in quantum dot display technology, today announced it was named to the 2015 Global Cleantech 100 Under the Radar list, produced by Cleantech Group.

Digital Surf launches revolutionary SEM image colorization

Nanotech-Now - January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
The Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) is widely used in various fields of industry and science because it is one of the most versatile imaging and measurement instruments. SEMs allow users to see det...

Inspiring with Nano: NNCO Highlights a Suite of Education and Outreach Activities

Nanotech-Now - January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
As highlighted in the White House blog today, the National Science Foundation (NSF), in partnership with NBC Learn, has launched Nanotechnology: Super Small Science, a series of videos for middle and...

Skyrmions seen at room temperature

Nanotechweb - January 28, 2016 - 7:16am
New result opens the way to ultrahigh-density data-storage technologies and nanodigital electronic devices.

X-ray laser images nanoclusters on femtosecond timescale

Nanotechweb - January 28, 2016 - 7:12am
Technique offers high spatial and temporal resolution.

Stanford technology makes metal wires on solar cells nearly invisible to light

InterNano Industry News - January 28, 2016 - 4:45am
A solar cell is basically a semiconductor, which converts sunlight into electricity, sandwiched between metal contacts that carry the electrical current.
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Wet Method Grows Ultrathin Films

InterNano Industry News - January 28, 2016 - 4:45am
Catalysis: Electrochemical technique provides atom-efficient route to making iridium catalysts
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Coming to a monitor near you: A defect-free, molecule-thick film

InterNano Industry News - January 28, 2016 - 4:45am
An emerging class of atomically thin materials known as monolayer semiconductors has generated a great deal of buzz in the world of materials science. Monolayers hold promise in the development of tra...
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SUNY Poly Welcomes DPS as the Global Engineering Firm Opens Its U.S. Advanced Technology Group Headquarters at Cutting-Edge ZEN Building

InterNano Industry News - January 28, 2016 - 4:45am
Ribbon cutting ceremony marks move that will create 56 new jobs under STARTUP-NY initiative and spur more than $40M in investments across New York State over 5 years.
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Calling All Industries: Get Your Graphene By The Kiloton

InterNano Industry News - January 28, 2016 - 4:45am
Graphene has the potential to fully charge your phone in five minutes, clean up radioactive waste, create a super strong artificial limb or make ocean water drinkable. Until now large scale adoption o...
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NBC LEARN DEBUTS SIX-PART VIDEO SERIES, “NANOTECHNOLOGY: SUPER SMALL SCIENCE” Produced by NBC Learn in partnership with the National Science Foundation, and narrated by NBC News/MSNBC’s Kate Snow, series highlights leading research in nanotechnology

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
How can some things be so small, and yet so significant? A new video series produced by NBC Learn, the educational arm of the NBCUniversal News Group, in partnership with the National Science Foundat...

Leti to Host Workshop on New Photonics Applications During SPIE Photonics West: Researchers also Will Present Four Invited Papers At Feb. 13-18 Conference, 14 Papers, Overall

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Leti will host a workshop from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16, during SPIE Photonics West, focusing on some of its recent developments in photonics applications. Leti researchers also will present four...

FLEXcon shares insights on developments and safety guidelines in nanotechnology: FLEXcon hosted New England Nanotechnology Association event, discussing latest industry activities and innovations

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
FLEXcon, an innovator in adhesive coating and laminating, hosted a New England Nanotechnology Association (NENA) event to discuss the newest industry developments and to share information regarding sa...

Deep Space Industries teams with UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory to demonstrate autonomous spacecraft maneuvering: SFL and DSI demonstrate enabling technology for low-cost asteroid missions and constellations

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
The world’s first demonstration of autonomous spacecraft maneuvering was recently completed by Silicon Valley-based Deep Space Industries (DSI) and the Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) of Toronto, Canada...

Highly efficient heavy metal ions filter

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
In November 2015, Brazil experienced an unparalleled environmental disaster. When two dams broke at an iron ore mine, a poisonous cocktail of heavy metals was sent pouring into the Rio Doce, reaching...

Graphene composite may keep wings ice-free: Rice University develops conductive material to heat surfaces, simplify ice removal

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
A thin coating of graphene nanoribbons in epoxy developed at Rice University has proven effective at melting ice on a helicopter blade.

Flexible and transparent pressure sensor

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Healthcare practitioners may one day be able to physically screen for breast cancer using pressure-sensitive rubber gloves to detect tumors, owing to a transparent, bendable and sensitive pressure sen...

Application of Nanofibrous Scaffolds; Approach to Grow, Convert Stem Cells into Cells to Cure Diseases

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers produced laboratorial samples of scaffolds made of nanofibers which have been designed to produce effective cells from stem cells to cure diseases, including diabetes and liver dis...

A new quantum approach to big data

Nanotech-Now - January 26, 2016 - 7:45am
From gene mapping to space exploration, humanity continues to generate ever-larger sets of data -- far more information than people can actually process, manage, or understand.