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Nanofluidic device speeds up quality control for biologics

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 17:11
Nanofluidic device enables rapid testing of protein drugs produced by living cells.

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Zap! Graphene is bad news for bacteria

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 16:47
Researchers show laser-induced graphene kills bacteria, resists biofouling.

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Ready to wear electronics

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 16:38
A group of scientists dreams of clothing that produces energy as we walk. They have combined very different nanomaterials into so-called energy harvesters.

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Graphene on silicon carbide can store energy

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 16:28
By introducing defects into the perfect surface of graphene on silicon carbide, researchers have increased the capacity of the material to store electrical charge.

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Let there be light: Controlled creation of quantum emitter arrays

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 22 мая, 2017 - 15:07
Graphene Flagship research demonstrates large scale, fully integrable arrays of single photon quantum dots in layered materials, which may lead to hybrid on-chip photonics devices for networks and sensing. This method is transforming the way researchers work with transition metal dichalcogenide quantum dots.
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New graphene sensor to improve hepatitis diagnosis

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 14:51
The sensor will be the first to simultaneously test for three types of hepatitis - A, B and C - out of the five types that exist.

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Concerns of use of nanotechnologies in the field of brain-machine interfaces

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 14:00
Results from a citizen dialogue on the role of nanotechnologies in the field of brain-machine interfaces, organized by Nano2All, a EU Horizon 2020 project.

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'LoTIS' configuration produces better focused ion beams

Nanotechweb.org - 22 мая, 2017 - 13:27
FIBs produced from cooled caesium atoms could be used in applications that include next-generation circuit-editing and nanoscale secondary ion mass spectrometry.
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'Sticky' nanoparticles promise more precise drug delivery for brain cancer

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 13:20
A research team has found that by tinkering with the surface properties of drug-loaded nanoparticles, they can potentially direct these particles to specific cells in the brain.

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Nanofibre measures forces from swimming bacteria

Nanotechweb.org - 22 мая, 2017 - 13:06
Beating heart cells detected by tiny probe
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Predicting phase transitions in nanocube catalysts

Nanotechweb.org - 22 мая, 2017 - 12:19
Two size effects are at play say Texas researchers.
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New method: water mapping around solutes

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 11:53
Chemists have developed a new method that allows them to map changes in the dynamics and structure of water molecules in the vicinity of solutes.

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Smart graphene contact lenses bring wearable electronics to the eye

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 11:43
Several research projects are working on reinventing the contact lens as a smart electronic device that, for instance, works as a self-powered biosensor for various point-of-care monitoring and wireless biomedical sensing. n addition to sensors, researchers are devising numerous applications for smart contact lenses, ranging from drug delivery systems to protection from electromagnetic wave damage. An application closer to contact lenses' original function, graphene can change the focal length of a polymeric soft contact lens in order to adjust near- and farsightedness.

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Magnetic order in a two-dimensional molecular chessboard

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 11:22
In new work, researchers show that magnetic order can be created in a two-dimensional chessboard lattice consisting of organometallic molecules that are only one atomic layer thick.

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Controlled creation of large-scale quantum emitter arrays

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 11:14
Researchers have created large scale arrays of these quantum emitters in different transition metal dichalcogenides (TMD) materials. This new approach leads to large quantities of on-demand, single photon emitters, paving the way for integrating ultra-thin, single photons in electronic devices.

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Wafer-thin ferrimagnet developed for future quantum technologies

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 11:08
For the first time, researchers have now produced a wafer-thin ferrimagnet, in which molecules with different magnetic centers arrange themselves on a gold surface to form a checkerboard pattern.

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New therapy for atherosclerosis based on nanopolymer

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 09:55
Researchers have developed a new therapy to treat atherosclerosis and prevent heart failure with a new biomedical polymer that reduces arterial plaque and inflammation in the cardiovascular system.

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Successful synthesis of nanomaterial that improves catalytic converter efficiency

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 08:23
A large international collaboration has successfully synthesised highly porous rhodium nanoparticles that could be used as a more effective catalytic converter for vehicles.

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Graphene-based sensor could improve evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of asthma

Nanowerk.com - 22 мая, 2017 - 08:13
Scientists have created a graphene-based sensor that could lead to earlier detection of looming asthma attacks and improve the management of asthma and other respiratory diseases, preventing hospitalizations and deaths.

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20" Travel, Nanometer Resolution, High Dynamics: New Precise Motorized Linear Stage

Nanowerk.com - 20 мая, 2017 - 14:02
PI's new family of industrial-class direct-drive positioners supports high-load and multi-axis combinations.

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