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A nanotechnology approach to purifying liquid crystals

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
Liquid crystals used in modern devices such as laptops, tablets and smartphones typically contain a small fraction of ionic contaminants. These ion contaminants can originate from multiple sources during the chemical synthesis of materials, in the process of assembling the device, and in its...

Molybdenum-Disulfide 2D Transistors Go Ballistic

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
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2016 National Nanotechnology Initiative Strategic Plan

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
Whitman, Lloyd J. and Henderson, Lori A. and Meador, Michael A. and Friedersdorf, Lisa E. and Standridge, Stacey and Thomas, Treye and Howard, John and Biaggi-Labiosa, Azlin M. and Madsen, Lynnette D. and Cannizzaro, Chris and Jillavenkatesa, Ajit and Bobalek, John F.. National Science and...

MIT awarded UNESCO Medal for contributions to nanoscience and nanotechnologies

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
MIT has been honored with the UNESCO Medal for contributions to the development of nanoscience and nanotechnologies by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)....

Nano Nugget featuring Paul Weiss

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
Date: Fri, 10/14/2016Paul Weiss, Editor-in-Chief of ACS Nano, discusses the exciting potential impacts of nanotechnology at the intersection of other fields. This video was produced by the American Chemical Society....

Nano Nugget featuring Chad Mirkin

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
Date: Fri, 10/14/2016Chad Mirkin, Director of the International Institute for Nanotechnology, discusses his research and some promising areas of nanotechnology. This video was produced by the American Chemical Society....

At UChicago's Nanofabrication Facility, Innovation Happens on a Molecular Scale - Chicago Inno

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
At UChicago's Nanofabrication Facility, Innovation Happens on a Molecular ScaleChicago InnoThis February UChicago's Institute for Molecular Engineering (IME) opened the 10,000 square foot Pritzker Nanofabrication Facility, which features fabrication tools that allow researchers and...

Nano: a cleaner option?

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 16:00
Could nanotechnology tidy up the planet without leaving a dangerous residue of its own?It's likely that you've recently swirled nanotechnology down your sink. Antimicrobial silver nanoparticles, for example, are added to food containers, socks, and cleaning products such as floor polish. But...

Researchers print graphene-like materials with inkjet

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 06:00
New black phosphorous inks are compatible with conventional inkjet printing techniques for optoelectronics and photonics.

Transforming greenhouse gas CO2 into carbon nanotubes

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 06:00
In two new studies, researchers show that cement plants can have their carbon dioxide exhaust eliminated while co-producing carbon nanotubes. They demonstrate that with their C2CNT (carbon dioxide into carbon nanotubes) process, a wide portfolio of tailored carbon nanotubes, such as those with...

A Short film by the CHN

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 06:00
The Nanoscale Offset Printing System (NanoOPS) is a novel nanomanufacturing tool designed by the NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing at Northeastern University.

NanoOPS at Northeastern University

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 06:00 has published a short film on YouTube. Their website is here. From their website: “WTEC is the nation’s leading organization in conducting international technology assessments. During the 1990s, it was called the World Technology Evaluation Center (WTEC) Division of Loyola...

New nanotechnology reporting rule from EPA

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
EPA issues guidance for new nanotechnology reporting and recordkeeping rule.

UMass Amherst unveils high-tech labs - The Recorder

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
The RecorderUMass Amherst unveils high-tech labsThe RecorderThe five laboratories opened to the public Friday serve a large number of purposes that manufacturers will find appealing: roll-to-roll fabrication for nanomanufacturing; 3-D printing for wearable medical devices and biosensors;...

New Orleans Startup Advano Accepted Into YCombinator - Silicon Bayou News (press release) (blog)

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
New Orleans Startup Advano Accepted Into YCombinatorSilicon Bayou News (press release) (blog)Advano makes batteries better by making silicon nanomanufacturing affordable. The company has also hired six people and expanded to a 1,500 square foot office at the University of New Orleans. To date,...

Nanoscale honeycomb structures used in low-cost carbon monoxide sensor

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
Researchers have developed a highly sensitive, low-cost nanosensor that can quickly detect minute changes in carbon monoxide levels, with potential applications in environmental pollution monitoring.

A high-resolution transfer printing method for graphene inks

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
Researchers have demonstrated here a transfer printing method based on a hydrophobic mold suitable for high-resolution patterning of graphene inks.

Breathable, wearable nanomesh electronics on skin for long-term health monitoring

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
New nanomesh structure lets skin breathe, prevents inflammation.

Researchers develop fast, cheap method to make supercapacitor electrodes for electric cars, high-powered lasers

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
A team of engineers thinks they've come up with a process for manufacturing supercapacitor electrode materials that will meet stringent industrial and usage demands.

Nanomaterials strengthen 3D-printed parts

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:00
Scientists discovered a way to make 3-D printed parts stronger and immediately useful in real-world applications.