Nano News & Events

Hi-tech machine enables new graphene purification technique

InterNano Industry News - May 10, 2017 - 3:45am
A revolutionary machine that can unboil an egg is being used to develop graphene purification technology.
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A Short film by the CHN

InterNano Industry News - May 10, 2017 - 3:45am
The Nanoscale Offset Printing System (NanoOPS) is a novel nanomanufacturing tool designed by the NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing at Northeastern University.
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NanoOPS at Northeastern University

InterNano Industry News - May 10, 2017 - 3:45am
WTEC.org 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 University Maryland. In 2001, WTEC was spun off into a separate nonprofit corporation by R. D. Shelton. WTEC now also provides other services to public and private sector clients.”
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CHTM Scanning Electron Microscope receives big upgrade - UNM Newsroom

InterNano Industry News - May 10, 2017 - 3:45am
UNM NewsroomCHTM Scanning Electron Microscope receives big upgradeUNM NewsroomA significant upgrade to equipment at UNM's Center for High Technology Materials (CHTM) means researchers can now observe how temperature and electric current change a semiconductor sample. This adds new dimensions to CHTM's ability to produce ...
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Waste silicon sawdust recycled into anode for lithium-ion battery

InterNano Industry News - May 10, 2017 - 3:45am
Researchers have found that the pulverization of silicon sawdust into silicon nanoflakes and the subsequent carbon coating are effective in fabricating high capacity and durable LIBs.
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Nanoparticles could be the future of agriculture

InterNano Industry News - May 10, 2017 - 3:45am
Nanoparticles that have always been considered a pollutant are being studied for a range of agricultural uses.
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Improved polymer and new assembly method for ultra-conformable 'electronic tattoo' devices

InterNano Industry News - May 10, 2017 - 3:45am
Process uses household inkjet printer without soldering to create 750 nm-thin elastomeric sheet.
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Liquid metal nano printing set to revolutionize electronics

InterNano Industry News - May 6, 2017 - 3:45am
A new technique using liquid metals to create integrated circuits that are just atoms thick could lead to the next big advance for electronics.
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Scalable 100% yield production of conductive graphene inks

InterNano Industry News - April 28, 2017 - 3:45am
The novel method uses ultrahigh shear forces in a microfluidisation process to exfoliate graphene flakes from graphite. The process converts 100% of the starting graphite material into usable flakes for conductive inks, avoiding the need for centrifugation and reducing the time taken to produce a usable ink.
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Printable solar cells just got a little closer

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
New research removes a key barrier to large-scale manufacture of low-cost, printable perovskite solar cells.
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Wearable health monitor based on household paper

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
Paper electronics - putting flexible electronic sensors and other circuits on regular paper - have the potential to cut the price of a wide range of medical tools, from point-of-care diagnostic tests to portable DNA detectors. In new work, researchers have now shown an integration strategy to rationally design an ultra-low cost health monitoring device, a Paper Watch, using recyclable household materials: non-functionalized papers.
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Graphene from soybeans

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
A new production technology grows graphene film in ambient air with a natural precursor, making its production faster and simpler.
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Graphene interface engineering for large area, high efficiency solar cells

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
Researchers are using graphene and related materials to engineer the interfaces between solar cell layers.
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Learning how to fine-tune nanofabrication

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
A new computational method may improve the control of nanomaterial fabrication.
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Nanofabricated devices detect ultrasound with light

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
A tiny, transparent device that can fit into a contact lens has a bright future, potentially helping a range of scientific endeavors from biomedicine to geology.
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Graphene foam gets big and tough

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
Nanotube-reinforced material can be shaped, is highly conductive.
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The International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
The international Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL) is an intergovernmental organization offering advanced comprehensive research facilities available to scientists and engineers from several disciplines and industries. The director of the INL, Dr. Lars Montelius, recently spoke at Northeastern on nanotechnology as a driver of change, and the work of the INL to shepherd innovation at the nanoscale. The INL is unique in its capacity to serve as a development unit for small to mid-size companies that might not otherwise be able to afford costly development. Read more about the INL at their website. Dr. Lars Montelius, director of the International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory.
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Directa Plus and Colmar launch Second Collection of Graphene-enhanced Sportswear

InterNano Industry News - April 12, 2017 - 3:45am
New Technologic G+ ski jacket selected as Gold Winner at ISPO Munich Directa Plus plc (AIM: DCTA) (“Directa Plus” or the “Company”), a producer and supplier of...
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Engineers develop low-cost, flexible terahertz radiation source for fast, non-invasive screening

InterNano Industry News - April 12, 2017 - 3:45am
Novel invention presents promising applications in spectroscopy, safety surveillance, cancer diagnosis, imaging and communication.
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Nanoscribe 3D Prints Micro-Optics at the Nanoscale - 3DPrint.com

InterNano Industry News - April 8, 2017 - 3:45am
3DPrint.comNanoscribe 3D Prints Micro-Optics at the Nanoscale3DPrint.comNanoscale fabrication (nanofabrication) is a series of technologies being developed to make structures and even machines ranging in size from about one to a hundred nanometers. Nanoprinting usually refers to 3D printing/additive manufacturing being ...
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