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Graphene Week 2015: Graphene and 2D Technologies Hold Biggest Promise for Industrial Applications

Graphene Week 2015: Graphene and 2D Technologies Hold Biggest Promise for Industrial Applications

Scientists must focus on graphene and 2D technologies that hold the biggest promise in terms of industrial applications, conference delegates told. [More]
New Method to See Inside Supercapacitors at the Atomic Level

New Method to See Inside Supercapacitors at the Atomic Level

Researchers from the University of Cambridge, together with French collaborators based in Toulouse, have developed a new method to see inside battery-like devices known as supercapacitors at the atomic level. The new method could be used in order to optimise and improve the devices for real-world applications, including electric cars, where they can be used alongside batteries to enhance a vehicle’s performance. [More]
Nano-Packaged Drug Can Halt and Reverse Progression of Atherosclerosis in Rodents

Nano-Packaged Drug Can Halt and Reverse Progression of Atherosclerosis in Rodents

In what may be a major leap forward in the quest for new treatments of the most common form of cardiovascular disease, scientists at Johns Hopkins report they have found a way to halt and reverse the progression of atherosclerosis in rodents by loading microscopic nanoparticles with a chemical that restores the animals' ability to properly handle cholesterol. [More]
Inkjet Technology for Printing Electronic Nanomaterials onto Flexible Substrates

Inkjet Technology for Printing Electronic Nanomaterials onto Flexible Substrates

Researchers at Binghamton University are focusing on printed electronics: using inkjet technology to print electronic nanomaterials onto flexible substrates. When compared to traditional methods used in microelectronics fabrication, the new technology conserves material and is more environmentally friendly. [More]
Global Market for Nanocellulose Projected to Approach $277.7 Million by 2019

Global Market for Nanocellulose Projected to Approach $277.7 Million by 2019

BCC Research report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global market of nanocellulose (NC). It addresses the drivers and challenges of the NC market, and offers an exhaustive analysis of applications and sectors of this growing industry. [More]
Quantum Effect Found in Atomically Thin Diode

Quantum Effect Found in Atomically Thin Diode

Researchers at Penn State, UT-Dallas, Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, have found that a novel quantum mechanical transport phenomenon demonstrated at room temperature in an atomically thin layered material could help develop new nanoelectronic devices and circuits. [More]
MUAS Honors INRS Professor Ruediger with Prestigious Fellowship

MUAS Honors INRS Professor Ruediger with Prestigious Fellowship

Professor Andreas Peter Ruediger of the Energy Materials Telecommunication Research Centre at INRS has been made an honorary Fellow of the Munich University of Applied Sciences (MUAS). [More]
Industrial Nanotech Launches LeadX Clear Lead Encapsulation Coating for Lead Abatement

Industrial Nanotech Launches LeadX Clear Lead Encapsulation Coating for Lead Abatement

Industrial Nanotech, Inc., a global leader in nanotechnology based energy saving solutions, today announced the official launch of the Company's LeadX™ clear lead encapsulation coating for lead abatement. This product is a version of their earlier LDX coating that incorporates new state of the art resin technology and includes improved adhesion to an even wider variety of surfaces. [More]
Easy Method to Make Carbon Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications

Easy Method to Make Carbon Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications

Researchers at the University of Illinois have discovered an easy method to produce carbon nanoparticles for biomedical applications. These carbon nanoparticles can be made at home within a couple of hours using easily available ingredients and molasses. Comparatively, other existing methods require days for production and also need costly purification processes and equipment. [More]
New Book on Fundamentals of Materials Modelling for Metals Processing Technologies

New Book on Fundamentals of Materials Modelling for Metals Processing Technologies

World Scientific's latest book on Fundamentals of Materials Modelling for Metals Processing Technologies: Theories and Applications comprehensively introduces the unique theory developed over years of research on materials and process modelling and its application in metal forming technologies. [More]