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January 2018

31 press releases posted this month

January 20th, 2018

Thanks for the memory: NIST takes a deep look at memristors (GAITHERSBURG, MD)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Chip Technology, Memory Technology, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, News and information, Laboratories, Memristors

January 18th, 2018

New Method Uses DNA, Nanoparticles and Top-Down Lithography to Make Optically Active Structures: Technique could lead to new classes of materials that can bend light, such as for those used in cloaking devices (EVANSTON, IL)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Military, Nanobiotechnology, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Nanofabrication

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Announces Pricing of Underwritten Public Offering of Common Stock (PASADENA, CA)
Possible Futures, Investments/IPO's/Splits, Nanomedicine, Announcements, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

Leti to Demo New Curving Technology at Photonics West that Improves Performance of Optical Components (GRENOBLE, FRANCE)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Nanomedicine, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Announcements, Tools, Sensors, Events/Classes, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Hardware, Imaging, Microfluidics/Nanofluidics, Wireless/telecommunications/RF/Antennas/Microwaves

January 17th, 2018

Nanowrinkles could save billions in shipping and aquaculture Surfaces inspired by carnivorous plants delay degradation by marine fouling (SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA )
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, Food/Agriculture/Supplements, Marine/Watercraft, Chemistry, News and information, Imaging

Ultrathin black phosphorus for solar-driven hydrogen economy: Osaka University researchers use sunlight to make hydrogen with a new nanostructured catalyst based on nanosheets of black phosphorus and bismuth vanadate (OSAKA, JAPAN)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Automotive/Transportation, News and information

Ultra-thin optical fibers offer new way to 3-D print microstructures: Novel approach lays groundwork for using 3-D printing to repair tissue in the body (WASHINGTON, DC)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Announces Proposed Underwritten Offering of Common Stock (PASADENA, CA)
Investments/IPO's/Splits, Nanomedicine, Announcements, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

Ultra-thin memory storage device paves way for more powerful computing (AUSTIN, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Memory Technology, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, Research partnerships, News and information, Hardware

January 16th, 2018

Scientists synthesize nanoparticle-antioxidants to treat strokes and spinal cord injuries (MOSCOW, RUSSIA)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

New catalyst for hydrogen production is a step toward clean fuel: Carbon-based nanocomposite with embedded metal ions yields impressive performance as catalyst for electrolysis of water to generate hydrogen (SANTA CRUZ, CA)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Automotive/Transportation, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Research partnerships, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite

'Gyroscope' molecules form crystal that's both solid and full of motion: New type of molecular machine designed by UCLA researchers could have wide-ranging applications in technology and science (LOS ANGELES, CA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Molecular Machines, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Molecular Nanotechnology, Chemistry, News and information, Magnetism

The nanoscopic structure that locks up our genes (OKINAWA, JAPAN)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Imaging

January 12th, 2018

New exotic phenomena seen in photonic crystals: Researchers observe, for the first time, topological effects unique to an open system (CAMBRIDGE, MA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Military, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Physics

January 11th, 2018

'Decorated' stem cells could offer targeted heart repair (RALEIGH, NC)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

Nanotube fibers in a jiffy: Rice University lab makes short nanotube samples by hand to dramatically cut production time (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanotubes/Buckyballs/Fullerenes/Nanorods, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Aerospace/Space, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Videos/Movies, News and information

IBM Breaks Records to Top U.S. Patent List for 25th Consecutive Year: IBM Inventors Receive Record 9,043 Patents in 2017 in Areas such as Artificial Intelligence, Cloud, Blockchain, Cybersecurity and Quantum Computing (ARMONK, NY)
Announcements, Patents/IP/Tech Transfer/Licensing, Artificial Intelligence, News and information

January 10th, 2018

New oxide and semiconductor combination builds new device potential: Researchers integrated oxide two-dimensional electron gases with gallium arsenide and paved the way toward new opto-electrical devices (WASHINGTON, DC)
Chip Technology, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Quantum nanoscience, News and information, Quantum Physics, 2 Dimensional Materials

January 9th, 2018

Laboratory Management Web Application Goes Nationwide (GAITHERSBURG, MD)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Announcements, News and information, Laboratories, Software

New era in high field superconducting magnets opening new frontiers in science, nanotechnology and materials discovery (ABINGDON, UK)
Announcements, Tools, Alliances/Trade associations/Partnerships/Distributorships, Research partnerships, News and information, Magnetism

Teachers in Space, Inc. wins Dream Project contest (MINDEN, NV)
Possible Futures, Announcements, Aerospace/Space, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, News and information

STMicroelectronics Selects GLOBALFOUNDRIES 22FDX to Extend Its FD-SOI Platform and Technology Leadership : GFs FDX technology will enable ST to deliver high-performance, low-power products for next-generation consumer and industrial applications (SANTA CLARA, CA AND GENEVA, SWITZERLAND)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Announcements, Automotive/Transportation, Industrial, Artificial Intelligence, New-Contracts/Sales/Customers, News and information

January 8th, 2018

Rice University lab modifies nanoscale virus to deliver peptide drugs to cells, tissues (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Cancer

January 6th, 2018

Study boosts hope for cheaper fuel cells: Rice University researchers show how to optimize nanomaterials for fuel-cell cathodes (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Automotive/Transportation, Fuel Cells, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite

January 5th, 2018

Ultrafine fibers have exceptional strength: New technique developed at MIT could produce strong, resilient nanofibers for many applications (CAMBRIDGE, MA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, News and information

Rice U.'s one-step catalyst turns nitrates into water and air: NSF-funded NEWT Center aims for catalytic converter for nitrate-polluted water (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Environment, Energy, Food/Agriculture/Supplements, Water, News and information

January 4th, 2018

NRL improves optical efficiency in nanophotonic devices (WASHINGTON, DC)
Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, Military, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Laboratories, 2 Dimensional Materials

Touchy nanotubes work better when clean: Rice, Swansea scientists show that decontaminating nanotubes can simplify nanoscale devices (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Nanotubes/Buckyballs/Fullerenes/Nanorods, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Research partnerships, News and information

January 3rd, 2018

Novel nanomedicine inhibits progression of pancreatic cancer in mice: Survival rates in pancreatic cancer linked to inverse correlation between specific oncogene and tumor suppressant, Tel Aviv University researchers say (NEW YORK, NY)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Cancer

January 2nd, 2018

Tweaking quantum dots powers-up double-pane solar windows: Engineered quantum dots could bring down the cost of solar electricity (LOS ALAMOS, NM)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Quantum Dots/Rods, Solar/Photovoltaic, News and information, Laboratories

Silver nanoparticles take spectroscopy to new dimension: A new way of organizing nanostructures has boosted Raman signals by a hundred thousand times to better identify and characterize different molecules (WASHINGTON, DC)
Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, News and information, Imaging


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