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Undergraduate Delves into Nanotechnology Research at UC’s Nanoworld Lab

Undergraduate Delves into Nanotechnology Research at UC’s Nanoworld Lab

A summer of research certainly paid off for Christian Lipa, a sophomore in mechanical engineering, who decided to take a step outside his comfort zone and delve into the world of nanotechnology (the study of tiny particles) in the University of Cincinnati Nanoworld Lab. [More]
Global Consumption of Nanocomposites Forecast to Grow at 21.1% CAGR

Global Consumption of Nanocomposites Forecast to Grow at 21.1% CAGR

Global consumption of nanocomposites is expected to grow in unit terms from nearly 225,060 metric tons in 2014 to nearly 584,984 metric tons in 2019, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 21.1% for the period of 2014 to 2019. [More]
Danish Customer Places $200,000 Order for LiqTech’s Silicon Carbide Membrane System

Danish Customer Places $200,000 Order for LiqTech’s Silicon Carbide Membrane System

LiqTech International, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Company received a $200,000 SiC membrane system order from a Danish customer to be delivered this year. [More]
Global Market for Metamaterials Expected to Grow to About $1.2 Billion by 2019

Global Market for Metamaterials Expected to Grow to About $1.2 Billion by 2019

BCC Research projects that the total global market for metamaterials is expected to grow from $289.2 million in 2013 to about $1.2 billion by 2019 and nearly $3.0 billion by 2024, registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.5% between 2019 and 2024. [More]
Lappeenranta University of Technology Develops Electrical Motor Using Carbon Nanotube Yarn

Lappeenranta University of Technology Develops Electrical Motor Using Carbon Nanotube Yarn

Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) introduces the first electrical motor applying carbon nanotube yarn. The material replaces copper wires in windings. The motor is a step towards lightweight, efficient electric drives. Its output power is 40 W and rotation speed 15000 rpm. [More]
Nobel Prize Winner Endorses Aledia’s Nanowire LED Technology

Nobel Prize Winner Endorses Aledia’s Nanowire LED Technology

Prof. Hiroshi Amano, a member of Aledia’s Scientific Advisory Board, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics, alongside Shuji Nakamura and Isamu Akasaki for their roles in inventing the blue light emitting diode (LED), that has revolutionized the lighting and display worlds. [More]
Submersible Thin Film Protective Technology Company, HZO, Enters Partnership with Perfect Solutions

Submersible Thin Film Protective Technology Company, HZO, Enters Partnership with Perfect Solutions

HZO, Inc., the total solutions leader in submersible thin film protective technology for any kind of electronic assembly, device, component or sensor, has broadened its production capabilities in Asia through a strategic partnership with Perfect Solutions, Inc. [More]
MOF Slurry-Based Process May Revolutionize Carbon Capture

MOF Slurry-Based Process May Revolutionize Carbon Capture

Scientists from EPFL, UC Berkley and Beijing have developed a slurry-based process that can revolutionize carbon capture. The slurry, consisting of a porous powder suspended in glycol, offers the efficient large-scale implementation of a liquid while maintaining the lower costs and energy efficiency of solid carbon-capturing materials. [More]
NYSERDA Renews Award for CNSE’s Clean Energy-Focused Incubator

NYSERDA Renews Award for CNSE’s Clean Energy-Focused Incubator

In further support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s vision for expanding the state’s high-tech corridor and creating ‘green’ jobs, the Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) at SUNY Polytechnic Institute announced today the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) award for CNSE’s clean energy-focused incubator has been officially renewed, with $1.2 million further supporting the entrepreneurial and commercialization-based opportunities for energy-centered enterprises that are enabled by Incubators for Collaborating & Leveraging Energy and Nanotechnology (iCLEAN). [More]
Scientists Identify Key Characteristics That Enhance Nanoparticle’s Ability to Penetrate Skin

Scientists Identify Key Characteristics That Enhance Nanoparticle’s Ability to Penetrate Skin

Scientists at the University of Southampton have identified key characteristics that enhance a nanoparticle's ability to penetrate skin, in a milestone study which could have major implications for the delivery of drugs. [More]