Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors

Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button

Home > Current Month's Press Releases (News)

Nanotechnology News - Current Month's Press Releases

Below you will find press releases for nanotech companies for the current month. If you would like us to post your press release (nanotech-related only), please submit it to us and it will be added.

Archive: Old Company Press  2004  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  Current Month

Below each headline are the categories into which the article was posted. This is intended to help you decide whether or not to read further.

March 2017

50 press releases posted this month

March 25th, 2017

Cryo-electron microscopy achieves unprecedented resolution using new computational methods (BERKELEY, CA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Tools, Nanobiotechnology, Research partnerships, News and information, Imaging, Laboratories

March 24th, 2017

Argon is not the 'dope' for metallic hydrogen (WASHINGTON, DC)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Research partnerships, News and information

Promising results obtained with a new electrocatalyst that reduces the need for platinum: Researchers from Aalto University have succeeded in manufacturing electrocatalysts used for storing electric energy with one-hundredth of the amount of platinum that is usually needed (AALTO, FINLAND)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Automotive/Transportation, Fuel Cells, Chemistry, News and information

March 23rd, 2017

Nanobiotix: The Independent Data Monitoring Committee Recommends the Continuation of the Ongoing Phase II/III Trial of NBTXR3 in Soft Tissue Sarcoma (PARIS, FRANCE AND CAMBRIDGE, MA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Nanomedicine, Announcements, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Cancer

Leti Presents Advances in Propagation Modeling and Antenna Design for mmWave Spectrum: Paper Is One of 15 that Leti Presented at European Conference on Antennas and Propagation March 19-24 (GRENOBLE, FRANCE)
Announcements, Events/Classes, News and information, Wireless/telecommunications/RF/Antennas/Microwaves

Rice U. refines filters for greener natural gas: New study defines best materials for carbon capture, methane selectivity (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Environment, Energy, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Research partnerships, News and information

Artificial photosynthesis steps into the light: Rice University lab turns transition metals into practical catalyst for solar, other applications (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Research partnerships, Solar/Photovoltaic, News and information

Scientists discover new 'boat' form of promising semiconductor: GeSe Uncommon form attenuates semiconductor's band gap size (PRINCETON, NJ)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Nanoelectronics, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, News and information, 2 Dimensional Materials

March 22nd, 2017

Caught on camera -- chemical reactions 'filmed' at the single-molecule level (UNIVERSITY PARK, UK)
Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, VC/Funding/Angel financing/Loans/Leases/Crowdfunding, News and information, Imaging

Rare-earths become water-repellent only as they age (BASEL, SWITZERLAND)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Water, Industrial, News and information

March 21st, 2017

Pulverizing e-waste is green, clean -- and cold: Rice, Indian Institute researchers use cryo-mill to turn circuit boards into separated powders (HOUSTON, TX)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Environment, Research partnerships, News and information

CRMGroup in Belgium uses a Deben three point bending stage in the development of new steel & coated steel products for automotive and other industrial applications (WOOLPIT, UK)
Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Tools, Automotive/Transportation, Industrial, News and information

March 20th, 2017

Electro-optical switch transmits data at record-low temperatures: Operating at temperatures near absolute zero, switch could enable significantly faster data processing with lower power consumption (WASHINGTON, DC)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Superconductivity

Nanoparticle paves the way for new triple negative breast cancer drug (BRADFORD, UK)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, Research partnerships, News and information, Cancer

March 18th, 2017

Next-gen steel under the microscope (BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, Events/Classes, Research partnerships, Construction, News and information, Imaging

March 17th, 2017

Block copolymer micellization as a protection strategy for DNA origami (DRESDEN, GERMANY)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, Research partnerships, News and information

UC researchers use gold coating to control luminescence of nanowires: University of Cincinnati physicists manipulate nanowire semiconductors in pursuit of making electronics smaller, faster and cheaper (CINCINNATI, OH)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Nanoelectronics, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, Events/Classes, Display technology/LEDs/SS Lighting/OLEDs, News and information, Plasmonics

Novel nozzle saves crystals: Double flow concept widens spectrum for protein crystallography (HAMBURG, GERMANY)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Tools, Research partnerships, News and information, Imaging, Crystallography

March 16th, 2017

AIM Photonics Welcomes Coventor as Newest Member: US-Backed Initiative Taps Process Modeling Specialist to Enable Manufacturing of High-Yield, High-Performance Integrated Photonic Designs (ROCHESTER, NY AND CARY, NC)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Chip Technology, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Announcements, Academic/Education, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Alliances/Trade associations/Partnerships/Distributorships, News and information

Nanocages for gold particles: what is happening inside? (TOKYO, JAPAN)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Self Assembly, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Crystallography

March 15th, 2017

Researchers develop groundbreaking process for creating ultra-selective separation membranes: Discovery could greatly improve energy-efficiency of separation and purification processes in the chemical and petrochemical industries (MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Research partnerships, Videos/Movies, Chemistry, News and information, Laboratories, Plasmonics

Harris & Harris Group Issues Its Financial Statements as of December 31, 2016, Posts Its Annual Shareholder Letter, And Will Host a Conference Call for Shareholders on Friday, March 17, 2017 (NEW YORK, NY)
Possible Futures, Investments/IPO's/Splits, Quantum Computing, Announcements, Tools, Patents/IP/Tech Transfer/Licensing, Financial Reports, Events/Classes, VC/Funding/Angel financing/Loans/Leases/Crowdfunding, News and information

Intertronics introduce new nanoparticle deagglomeration technology (KIDLINGTON, UK)
Nanotubes/Buckyballs/Fullerenes, Announcements, Tools, Patents/IP/Tech Transfer/Licensing, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite, 2 Dimensional Materials

Nanogate Expands Sustainability Management: Nanogate publishes a statement of compliance with the German Sustainability Code for the first time (GöTTELBORN, GERMANY)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Announcements, Environment, News and information

Optical fingerprint can reveal pollutants in the air: Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have proposed a new, sophisticated method of detecting molecules with sensors based on ultra-thin nanomaterials (GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, Environment, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Chemistry, News and information

March 14th, 2017

Rice's Tour to testify before Congress Wednesday (HOUSTON, TX)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Announcements, Events/Classes, News and information

Leti to Release Versatile SensiNact IoT Platform for Open-Source Development: Middleware Collects, Aggregates and Secures Scripting of Data From Multiple Devices via Virtually Any IoT Communication Protocol (NUREMBERG, GERMANY)
Possible Futures, Announcements, News and information, Software, Internet-of-Things

New nanofiber marks important step in next generation battery development (ATLANTA, GA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Automotive/Transportation, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, Solar/Photovoltaic, News and information, Perovskites

March 13th, 2017

Discovery in new material raises questions about theoretical models of superconductivity (AMES, IA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, News and information, Laboratories, Superconductivity

TriboTEX Uses Nanotechnology to Improve the Efficiency of Old Vehicles (SEATTLE, WA)
Announcements, Automotive/Transportation, VC/Funding/Angel financing/Loans/Leases/Crowdfunding, News and information

March 10th, 2017

MIPT physicists predict the existence of unusual optical composites (MOSCOW, RUSSIA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information

Perovskite edges can be tuned for optoelectronic performance: Layered 2D material improves efficiency for solar cells and LEDs (LOS ALAMOS, NM)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Research partnerships, Solar/Photovoltaic, Display technology/LEDs/SS Lighting/OLEDs, News and information, Laboratories, 2 Dimensional Materials, Perovskites

March 9th, 2017

Imaging the inner workings of a sodium-metal sulfide battery for first time: Understanding how the structural and chemical makeup of the material changes during the charge/discharge process could help scientists advance battery design for future energy storage needs (UPTON, NY)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Industrial, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, News and information, Laboratories

March 8th, 2017

Rice lab expands palette for color-changing glass: Nanophotonics team creates low-voltage, multicolor, electrochromic glass (HOUSTON, TX)
Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Home, Industrial, Grants/Sponsored Research/Awards/Scholarships/Gifts/Contests/Honors/Records, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Videos/Movies, News and information

Leti Announces Backside Shield that Protects Microchips from Physical Attacks (GRENOBLE, FRANCE)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Discoveries, Announcements, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Law enforcement/Anti-Counterfeiting/Security/Loss prevention, News and information, Hardware

Biophysicists propose new approach for membrane protein crystallization (MOSCOW, RUSSIA)
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, Crystallography

March 7th, 2017

JPK’s NanoWizard® AFM systems are used at the University of Sheffield to understand soft matter and biological systems at the molecular scale (BERLIN, GERMANY)
Nanomedicine, Announcements, Tools, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Imaging

Space energy technology restored to make power stations more efficient: Scientists use graphene to reinvent abandoned heat energy converter technology (OXFORD, UK)
Possible Futures, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Aerospace/Space, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite

March 6th, 2017

Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks (SAN DIEGO, CA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Nanobiotechnology, Research partnerships, 3D printing/Additive-manufacturing, News and information

March 4th, 2017

A SOI wafer is a suitable substrate for gallium nitride crystals: Improved characteristics in power electronics and radio applications can be achieved by using a SOI wafer for gallium nitride growth (AALTO, FINLAND)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Nanoelectronics, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, News and information, Hardware

March 3rd, 2017

Graphene sheets capture cells efficiently: New method could enable pinpoint diagnostics on individual blood cells (CAMBRIDGE, MA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Military, Nanobiotechnology, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite, 2 Dimensional Materials

Applied Graphene Materials plc - Significant commercial progress in AGM’s three core sectors (CLEVELAND, UK)
Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Sports, Aerospace/Space, Industrial, Alliances/Trade associations/Partnerships/Distributorships, News and information, Graphene/ Graphite

New research could trigger revolution in computer electronics manufacturing (EXETER, UK)
Possible Futures, Chip Technology, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Announcements, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information, Hardware

New optical nanosensor improves brain mapping accuracy, opens way for more applications: Potassium-sensitive fluorescence-imaging method shines light on chemical activity within the brain (BELLINGHAM, WA AND CARDIFF, UK)
Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, Nanobiotechnology, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, News and information

March 2nd, 2017

Most Complex Nanoparticle Crystal Ever Made by Design: Possible applications include controlling light, capturing pollutants, delivering therapeutics (EVANSTON, IL)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Nanomedicine, Optical computing/Photonic computing, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Self Assembly, Environment, Nanobiotechnology, Photonics/Optics/Lasers, Research partnerships, News and information, Crystallography

Oxford Instruments NanoScience achieves the latest ISO9001:2015 certification (ABINGDON, UK)
Announcements, Tools, News and information, Standards

Water-Repellent Nanotextures Found to Have Excellent Anti-Fogging Abilities: Cone-shaped nanotextures could prevent fog condensation on surfaces in humid environments, including for power generation and transportation applications (UPTON, NY)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Discoveries, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Energy, Automotive/Transportation, Videos/Movies, News and information

Tweaking electrolyte makes better lithium-metal batteries: A pinch of electrolyte additive gives rechargeable battery stability, longer life (RICHLAND, WA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Possible Futures, Materials/Metamaterials, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, News and information, Laboratories

March 1st, 2017

Triboelectric Nanogenerators Boost Mass Spectrometry Performance (ATLANTA, GA)
Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Aerospace/Space, Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage, Videos/Movies, Chemistry, News and information

Smart multi-layered magnetic material acts as an electric switch: New study reveals characteristic of islands of magnetic metals between vacuum gaps, displaying tunnelling electric current (HEIDELBERG, GERMANY)
Possible Futures, MEMS, Spintronics, Chip Technology, Memory Technology, Nanoelectronics, Discoveries, Announcements, Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers, Sensors, News and information, Hardware, Magnetism


NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE



  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More











ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books

NNN
Barnes&Noble.com




National Space Society

Project Mind
The Hunger Project


blog~nano

Building Gods

Quantum leap

Inapplicable Intuitions