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January 2017

45 press releases posted this month

January 21st, 2017

A big nano boost for solar cells: Kyoto University and Osaka Gas effort doubles current efficiencies (KYOTO, JAPAN)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Research partnerships, Solar/Photovoltaic, News and information

January 20th, 2017

A toolkit for transformable materials: How to design materials with reprogrammable shape and function (CAMBRIDGE, MA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Videos/Movies, 3D printing/Additive-manufacturing, News and information

Explaining how 2-D materials break at the atomic level (DAEJEON, KOREA)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, News and information, 2 Dimensional Materials

New research helps to meet the challenges of nanotechnology: Research helps to make the most of nanoscale catalytic effects for nanotechnology (SWANSEA, UK)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Lab-on-a-chip

Ultra-precise chip-scale sensor detects unprecedentedly small changes at the nanoscale (JERUSALEM, ISRAEL)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, News and information, Hardware, Lab-on-a-chip

January 19th, 2017

Chemists Cook up New Nanomaterial and Imaging Method: Nanomaterials can store all kinds of things, including energy, drugs and other cargo (EVANSTON, IL)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, Sensors, Energy, Home, Industrial, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, Nanobiotechnology, Research partnerships, Solar/Photovoltaic, News and information, Imaging

National Space Society Congratulates SpaceX on the Falcon 9's Return to Flight (WASHINGTON, DC)
Possible Futures, Announcements, Aerospace/Space, News and information

Eric Berger Wins the National Space Society's 2017 Space Pioneer Award for Mass Media (WASHINGTON, DC)
Announcements, Aerospace/Space, Grants/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, News and information

Nanometrics to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results on February 7, 2017 (MILPITAS, CA)
Chip Technology, Announcements, Tools, Financial Reports, Events/Classes, News and information

'5-D protein fingerprinting' could give insights into Alzheimer's, Parkinson's (ANN ARBOR, MI)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Grants/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

January 18th, 2017

Strength of hair inspires new materials for body armor (SAN DIEGO, CA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Law enforcement/Anti-Counterfeiting/Security/Loss prevention, News and information

Self-assembling particles brighten future of LED lighting (PRINCETON, NJ)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Self Assembly, Military, Display technology/LEDs/SS Lighting/OLEDs, News and information, Perovskites

January 17th, 2017

Dressing a metal in various colors: DGIST research developed a technology to coat metal with several nanometers of semiconducting materials (DAEGU, KOREA)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Energy, Solar/Photovoltaic, Display technology/LEDs/SS Lighting/OLEDs, Law enforcement/Anti-Counterfeiting/Security/Loss prevention, News and information, Flexible Electronics, Wearable electronics

Nanoparticle exposure can awaken dormant viruses in the lungs (MüNCHEN, GERMANY)
Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Safety-Nanoparticles/Risk management, News and information

January 16th, 2017

Nanoscale view of energy storage (STANFORD, CA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Automotive/Transportation, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, Grants/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, News and information, Laboratories

Seeing the quantum future... literally: What if big data could help you see the future and prevent your mobile phone from breaking before it happened? (SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Quantum Computing, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, News and information, Physics, Quantum Physics

January 14th, 2017

NUS researchers achieve major breakthrough in flexible electronics: New classes of printable electrically conducting polymer materials make better electrodes for plastic electronics and advanced semiconductor devices (SINGAPORE)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Printing/Lithography/Inkjet/Inks/Bio-printing, 3D printing/Additive-manufacturing, News and information, Flexible Electronics, Organic Electronics

January 13th, 2017

Manchester scientists tie the tightest knot ever achieved (MANCHESTER, UK)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Self Assembly, Military, Law enforcement/Anti-Counterfeiting/Security/Loss prevention, Videos/Movies, News and information

Nanoscale Modifications can be used to Engineer Electrical Contacts for Nanodevices (SWANSEA, UK)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

Chemistry on the edge: Experiments at Berkeley Lab confirm that structural defects at the periphery are key in catalyst function (BERKELEY, CA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Research partnerships, Chemistry, News and information, Laboratories

January 12th, 2017

Recreating conditions inside stars with compact lasers: Scientists offer a new path to creating the extreme conditions found in stars, using ultra-short laser pulses irradiating nanowires (FT. COLLINS, CO)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Research partnerships, News and information, Laboratories

Deciphering the beetle exoskeleton with nanomechanics: Understanding exoskeletons could lead to new, improved artificial materials (EVANSTON, IL)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, News and information

New laser based on unusual physics phenomenon could improve telecommunications, computing (SAN DIEGO, CA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Industrial, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Wireless/telecommunications/RF/Antennas/Microwaves

NIST physicists 'squeeze' light to cool microscopic drum below quantum limit (GAITHERSBURG, MD)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Chip Technology, Quantum Computing, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, News and information, Physics, Laboratories

January 11th, 2017

Zeroing in on the true nature of fluids within nanocapillaries: While exploring the behavior of fluids at the nanoscale, a group of researchers at the French National Center for Scientific Research discovered a peculiar state of fluid mixtures contained in microscopic channels (WASHINGTON, DC)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Research partnerships, News and information, Microfluidics/Nanofluidics

New active filaments mimic biology to transport nano-cargo: A new design for a fully biocompatible motility engine transports colloidal particles faster than diffusion with active filaments (WASHINGTON, DC)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, Research partnerships, News and information

Researchers create practical and versatile microscopic optomechanical device: Trapping light and mechanical waves within a tiny bullseye, design could enable more sensitive motion detection (WASHINGTON, DC)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, News and information

January 10th, 2017

Illinois team advances GaN-on-Silicon for scalable high electron mobility transistors (URBANA, IL)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Automotive/Transportation, News and information, Wireless/telecommunications/RF/Antennas/Microwaves, Internet-of-Things

Harris & Harris Group Issues Reminder for Shareholder Update Call on January 10, 2017 (NEW YORK, NY)
Investments/IPO's/Splits, Announcements, Events/Classes, VC/Funding/Angel financing/Loans/Leases/Crowdfunding, News and information

Keystone Nano Announces FDA Approval Of Investigational New Drug Application For Ceramide NanoLiposome For The Improved Treatment Of Cancer (STATE COLLEGE, PA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Nanomedicine, Announcements, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Cancer

January 9th, 2017

Investigating the impact of natural and manmade nanomaterials on living things: Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology develops tools to assess current and future risk (ARLINGTON, VA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Environment, Safety-Nanoparticles/Risk management, News and information

Captured on video: DNA nanotubes build a bridge between 2 molecular posts: Research may lead to new lines of direct communication with cells (BALTIMORE, MD)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Nanotubes/Buckyballs/Fullerenes, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Self Assembly, Molecular Nanotechnology, Grants/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Nanobiotechnology, Videos/Movies, News and information

January 7th, 2017

Arrowhead Provides Response to New Minority Shareholder Announcement (PASADENA. CA)
Investments/IPO's/Splits, Nanomedicine, Announcements, Nanobiotechnology, News and information

Researchers design one of the strongest, lightest materials known: Porous, 3-D forms of graphene developed at MIT can be 10 times as strong as steel but much lighter (CAMBRIDGE, MA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Military, Videos/Movies, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite, 2 Dimensional Materials

Manufacturing platform makes intricate biocompatible micromachines (NEW YORK, NY)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, MEMS, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, News and information, Robotics

January 6th, 2017

First experimental proof of a 70 year old physics theory: First observation of magnetic phase transition in 2-D materials, as predicted by the Nobel winner Onsager in 1943 (DAEJEON, KOREA)
Possible Futures, Spintronics, Chip Technology, Quantum Computing, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Quantum nanoscience, News and information, Physics, Magnetism, 2 Dimensional Materials

Researcher's discovery of new crystal structure holds promise for optoelectronic devices (TALLAHASSEE, FL)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Perovskites

Rice U probes ways to turn cement's weakness to strength: Rice University lab's calculations show new mechanisms to induce strength, ductility into concrete (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Construction, News and information

January 5th, 2017

The researchers created a tiny laser using nanoparticles (AALTO, FINLAND)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Videos/Movies, News and information, Wireless/telecommunications/RF/Antennas/Microwaves

January 4th, 2017

New technique uses immune cells to deliver anti-cancer drugs (UNIVERSITY PARK, PA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, Research partnerships, News and information, Cancer

Nano-chimneys can cool circuits: Rice University scientists calculate tweaks to graphene would form phonon-friendly cones (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Nanotubes/Buckyballs/Fullerenes, Nanoelectronics, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite

One step closer to reality: Devices that convert heat into electricity: Composite material yields 10 times -- or higher -- voltage output (COLUMBUS, OH)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Military, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, News and information, Hardware, Magnetism

Nanowire 'inks' enable paper-based printable electronics: Highly conductive films make functional circuits without adding high heat (DURHAM, NC)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, RFID, Printing/Lithography/Inkjet/Inks/Bio-printing, News and information

January 3rd, 2017

Quantum simulation technique yields topological soliton state in SSH model (URBANA, IL)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Quantum nanoscience, News and information

January 2nd, 2017

STMicroelectronics Peps Up Booming Social-Fitness Scene with Smart Motion Sensors for Better Accuracy, Longer Battery Life, and Faster Time to Market (SANTA CLARA, CA)
Products, Possible Futures, MEMS, Announcements, Sensors, Sports, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, News and information
































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