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Using Molecular Seeds To Synthesize Pure Carbon Nanotubes

Using Molecular Seeds To Synthesize Pure Carbon Nanotubes

Single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) are typically 1nm in diameter and exhibit drastic changes in their electronic properties even if their structure undergoes the slightest change. Hence, making structurally homogeneous SWCNTs is the subject of intense research. [More]
Lasers and Carbon Nanotubes Help Look at Blood Flowing Through Living Brain

Lasers and Carbon Nanotubes Help Look at Blood Flowing Through Living Brain

A team of Stanford scientists has developed an entirely non-invasive technique that provides a view of blood flow in the brain. The tool could provide powerful insights into strokes and possibly Alzheimer's disease. [More]
New Report on Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and 2-D Nanomaterials Market

New Report on Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and 2-D Nanomaterials Market

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Global Market For Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene And Other 2-D Nanomaterials" report to their offering. [More]
F Cubed Receives Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation Leadership

F Cubed Receives Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation Leadership

Based on its recent analysis of the methillicin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) screening market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes F Cubed, LLC. with the 2014 North America Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation Leadership. F Cubed's portable device, the NESDEP IU, can rapidly and cost-effectively screen patients suspected of having contracted MRSA. [More]
Teenage Girls Get Introduced to Nanotechnology and Carbon Nanotubes at UT Dallas

Teenage Girls Get Introduced to Nanotechnology and Carbon Nanotubes at UT Dallas

Twenty Dallas-area teenage girls recently got hands-on experience with nanotechnology, robots, virtual reality, forensics and space science when they visited UT Dallas for a weeklong summer camp. [More]
Carbon Nanotube-Based Transparent Conductors Making a Quiet Comeback in Asia

Carbon Nanotube-Based Transparent Conductors Making a Quiet Comeback in Asia

Industry analyst firm NanoMarkets today announced the addition of a new report to its schedule titled, "Transparent Conductor Markets 2014-2021" that will ship during the current Q3 period. [More]
Mechanical Forces Direct Nanostructures to Form Complex 3D Microstructures

Mechanical Forces Direct Nanostructures to Form Complex 3D Microstructures

A team of researchers has created a new way of manufacturing microstructured surfaces that have novel three-dimensional textures. These surfaces, made by self-assembly of carbon nanotubes, could exhibit a variety of useful properties — including controllable mechanical stiffness and strength, or the ability to repel water in a certain direction. [More]
DNA-Wrapped Carbon Nanotube Can Detect Cancers Before Metastasization

DNA-Wrapped Carbon Nanotube Can Detect Cancers Before Metastasization

Since they were first developed a quarter-century ago, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have impressed scientists with their mechanical strength and stiffness, their optical performance, and their ability to conduct heat and electricity. [More]
New 'Super Black' Material

New 'Super Black' Material

The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and Enersys' ABSL Space Products division have worked alongside Surrey NanoSystems to help them develop a new 'super black' material, Vantablack®. [More]
Researchers Employ Magnetized Carbon Nanotubes to Extract Biomolecules from Live Cells

Researchers Employ Magnetized Carbon Nanotubes to Extract Biomolecules from Live Cells

University of Houston researchers have devised a new method for extracting molecules from live cells without disrupting cell development, work that could provide new avenues for the diagnosis of cancer and other diseases. [More]