News - 22 Jan 2009
For the first time, scientists have successfully teleported information between two separate atoms in unconnected enclosures a meter apart - a significant milestone in the global quest for practical...
News - 13 Jan 2009
NanoQuébec and its partners, the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) and the Canadian Institute for Photonic Innovations (CIPI), are pleased to announce that seven projects have been awarded funding...
News - 23 Dec 2008
Research and Markets (www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3b4a2b/smart_materials) has announced the addition of the "Smart Materials" report to their offering.
Selected, peer reviewed...
News - 11 Dec 2008
A 15-member committee of chemists, toxicologists and other experts said it found no adequate statement of clear goals or priorities in the strategy outlined by the National Nanotechnology Initiative,...
News - 24 Nov 2008
Bacterial decay was once viewed as fossilization's mortal enemy, but new research suggests bacterial biofilms may have actually helped preserve the fossil record's most vulnerable stuff --...
News - 30 Sep 2008
With state-of-the-art single-wall carbon nanotube manufacturing and processing equipment as a backdrop, Norman-based SouthWest NanoTechnologies Inc. (SWeNT) welcomed nearly 200 guests to celebrate the...
News - 9 Sep 2008
ASU can now shout the classic exclamation of discovery - "Eureka!" - twice.
Fueled by a new initiative at the National Institutes of Health called the EUREKA program, two ASU teams have...
News - 4 Sep 2008
The Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of Industry, today announced federal government support for the research and development (R+D) of next-generation nanotechnology-based coatings for the...
News - 21 Aug 2008
Plastic coatings could someday help neural implants treat conditions as diverse as Parkinson's disease and macular degeneration.
The coatings encourage neurons in the body to grow and connect...
News - 14 Aug 2008
Cells are expected to respond defensively when an antigen lands on a cell membrane and prepares to cause mischief.
But to activate a response, a cell must become aware of the presence of the...