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Nanoscale Electronic "Elevators" Connect Logic and Memory

Nanoscale Electronic "Elevators" Connect Logic and Memory

For decades, the mantra of electronics has been smaller, faster, cheaper. Today, Stanford engineers add a fourth word – taller. [More]
Nanoparticles Target Hard-to-Reach Cancers Without Causing Damaging Side Effects

Nanoparticles Target Hard-to-Reach Cancers Without Causing Damaging Side Effects

Scientists at Brunel University London have found a way of targeting hard-to-reach cancers and degenerative diseases using nanoparticles, but without causing the damaging side effects the treatment normally brings. [More]
OCSiAl Announces Launch of Online Store for Nanoadditives

OCSiAl Announces Launch of Online Store for Nanoadditives

OCSiAl's nanoadditives are now available online. A few clicks and a credit card is all a researcher needs to get high purity single wall carbon nanotubes to be delivered within days from OCSiAl's online store. It will have dedicated versions for Europe and North America. Sales of nanoadditives in Asia will continue to be covered by OCSiAl's partnership programme. [More]
Project to Develop Electrically Conductive Carbon Nanotube Composite Membrane Receives BIRD Energy Grant

Project to Develop Electrically Conductive Carbon Nanotube Composite Membrane Receives BIRD Energy Grant

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel's Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources (MIEW) have selected five projects to receive $4 million under the 2014 Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Energy program. [More]
Global Market for Nanotechnology Products Expected to Reach About $64.2 Billion by 2019

Global Market for Nanotechnology Products Expected to Reach About $64.2 Billion by 2019

The global market for nanotechnology products was valued at $22.9 billion in 2013 and increased to about $26 billion in 2014. This market is expected to reach about $64.2 billion by 2019, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.8% from 2014 to 2019. [More]
Nanotube Device Could Potentially Replace Damaged Retina

Nanotube Device Could Potentially Replace Damaged Retina

The aging process affects everything from cardiovascular function to memory to sexuality. Most worrisome for many, however, is the potential loss of eyesight due to retinal degeneration. [More]
OCSiAl TUBALL™ Carbon Nanotube Products Win Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation

OCSiAl TUBALL™ Carbon Nanotube Products Win Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation

Based on its recent analysis of the carbon nanotubes market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes OCSiAl Group with the 2014 North American Award for Technology Innovation for its OCSiAl TUBALL™ products. The high purity and large-scale production of the OCSiAl TUBALL™ products are potential game changers as commercialization of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) has been a challenge. [More]
Scientists Capture High Resolution Pictures of Nascent Nanotubes

Scientists Capture High Resolution Pictures of Nascent Nanotubes

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), along with Texas A&M and the University of Maryland, have successfully taken the first pictures of baby nanotubes when they were just a few atoms old. This collaborative study was carried out to better understand the factors that affect the formation of nanotubes. The results of the study have been published online in Nano Letters. [More]
Scientists Create Graphene/Nanotube Hybrid Cathode for Cheap, Flexible, Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

Scientists Create Graphene/Nanotube Hybrid Cathode for Cheap, Flexible, Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

Rice University scientists have invented a novel cathode that may make cheap, flexible dye-sensitized solar cells practical. [More]
Researchers Create Light-Sensitive Film Using Semiconductor Nanorods and Carbon Nanotubes

Researchers Create Light-Sensitive Film Using Semiconductor Nanorods and Carbon Nanotubes

The loss of eyesight, often caused by retinal degeneration, is a life-altering health issue for many people, especially as they age. But a new development toward a prosthetic retina could help counter conditions that result from problems with this crucial part of the eye. Scientists published their research on a new device, which they tested on tissue from laboratory animals, in the ACS journal Nano Letters. [More]