Happy New Year for the members of The International NanoScience Community.
Added by TINC on December 31, 2008 at 1:35pm —
The Government of Egypt recently signed an agreement with IBM to establish a world-class research center in Egypt with the objective developing expertise in nanoscience and nanotechnology. IBM has a history of innovation and technology leadership, and has developed extensive experience and knowledge within the fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology, with proprietary know-how related to these fields. The newly created Center exhibits… Continue
Added by Yasser Sabry on December 24, 2008 at 10:28pm —
A nanokorszak kezdetén... - pályázatok értékelése megtalálható a következő linken:
Added by TINC on December 22, 2008 at 9:30pm —
Yesterday, the Italian Ministry of Defence, Mr. Ignazio La Russa, decided to allocate 3 million €, to be spent in the next 3 years, to indemnify the Italian soldiers who served in peace-keeping missions in the Balkans and in Afghanistan and who contracted diseases like a few forms of cancer, lymphoma, leukemia, etc. when being repatriated at the end of the missions. The Ministry of Defence recognized that the exposure to nanopollution unintentionally created by high-technology weapons based on… Continue
Added by Antonietta Gatti on December 21, 2008 at 11:40am —
Image: BioScapes logo. © Olympus Corporation of the Americas. All Rights Reserved. Press Release.
Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition Gallery
Scientific American magazine contest articles… Continue
Added by LaVerne L Poussaint on December 20, 2008 at 10:00am —
Image: TEAM 0.5 and Professor Bertozzi at the National Center for Electron Microscopy, Berkeley National Lab. Creative Commons License.
"The Molecular Foundry at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
, a national nanoscience user facility, is accepting requests for no cost access to its instruments, techniques and skilled staff
from scientists seeking to enhance their own research projects. Requests from potential users,… Continue
Added by LaVerne L Poussaint on December 20, 2008 at 9:00am —
Image: "Scientists used in situ
TEM to measure hollow spherical nanoparticles that withstand extreme stress and deform without losing strength. At upper right, a cadmium sulfide nanosphere before stress is applied. The hollow sphere is partly transparent to the electron beam. At lower right, the sphere after being stressed to the point of failure." Source: Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California.
Creative Commons… Continue
Added by LaVerne L Poussaint on December 20, 2008 at 8:04am —
Image: Student working in lab on R&D tool at College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering, University at Albany, SUNY. Reproduced with permission.
NanoHigh one-year pilot program:
NanoHigh monthly on-site classes:… Continue
Added by LaVerne L Poussaint on December 20, 2008 at 6:30am —
From the archives of the College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering's
former weekly NanoNow TV
show at the University at Albany (SUNY):
Previous iKnow Nano
students' segments (aired on Sunday mornings in 2007 on FOX23 in Albany, upstate New York region,… Continue
Added by LaVerne L Poussaint on December 20, 2008 at 6:00am —
Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites are extremely important materials for a wide range of applications. These materials have experienced enormous growth in size and sophistication over the past two decades in terms of both scientific base and technological and commercial developments. The aim of the conference is to bring together scientists, technologist and experts to share their knowledge on recent developments in the field of… Continue
Added by TINC on December 19, 2008 at 9:16pm —
NANOSHEL makes more than 50 types of nanotechnology products, among which the main products are nanotubes, SWCNT´s, MWCNT´s, and nanoparticles. These products are widely used in the fields such as textile industry, ceramics, chemical fiber, plastics, coatings, cosmetics, rubber, electrical and electronic equipments, electric power generation and boiler and so on. Through providing the customers with nanomaterials and the application process… Continue
Added by TINC on December 19, 2008 at 6:00am —
please find the latest edition of nanotimes attached (7 Mb). We wish you and your families a happy holiday season.
+ High-precision ultrasonic coating
+ Plastic Electronics 2008 (I)
+ Sensor for Individual Molecules
+ Press Releases by Companies (10… Continue
Added by TINC on December 18, 2008 at 9:34pm —
The Government of Egypt has recently signed an agreement with IBM to establish a world-class research center in Egypt with the objective to develop expertise in nanoscience and nanotechnology. IBM Group has a history of innovation and technology leadership, and has developed extensive experience and knowledge within the fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology, with proprietary know-how related to these fields. The newly created Center exhibits… Continue
Added by TINC on December 17, 2008 at 11:16pm —
Medical and healthcare applications are possibly the fastest growing branch of nanotechnology. Nearly on a daily basis new groundbreaking results from basic research are reported. Many nanomedical concepts have entered into the phase of clinical studies, and the first nanotechnology-based medical products have been approved by the regulatory authorities.
Experts from all over the world will gather for the 6th NanoMed conference in… Continue
Added by TINC on December 17, 2008 at 8:00pm —
We are glad to inform you about the specialized exhibition METROLOGY-2009
(May 19–20-21, Moscow) – one of the largest events in sphere of metrology,
test and laboratory equipment (including special nanotech sections) in
Russia! More than 150 specialized companies from 12 countries will take part
in Exhibition and Symposium, and about 5’000 visitors are expected. We
invite you and your… Continue
Added by TINC on December 17, 2008 at 8:00am —
image source: Cristian Orfescu
FREE Entries - Open to All Artists and Scientists - Nanostructures Seed Images are Provided for Further Artistic Creation
Submission deadline January 15, 2009
NanoArt is a new art discipline at the art-science-technology intersections. It features nanolandscapes (molecular and atomic landscapes which are natural structures of matter at molecular and atomic scales) and… Continue
Added by TINC on December 16, 2008 at 8:50pm —
Piezo 2009 - Electroceramics for End users IV
1-4 March 2009
Belvedere Hotel, Zakopane, Poland
Piezo 2009 will allow academia and industry to discover the latest developments in piezoelectric materials and devices. It will cover a diverse range of topics including energy harvesting, thin films and lead free materials.
for more info visit… Continue
Added by TINC on December 16, 2008 at 8:41pm —
Am Institut für Anorganische Chemie der Universitaet Karlsruhe ist zum 01. Februar 2009
eine Doktorandenstelle (BAT IIa/2) für die Dauer von drei Jahren zu besetzen.
Durchgefuehrt werden sollen Forschungsarbeiten zu Nanomaterialien mit speziellen physikalischen Eigenschaften (konkret nanoskalige Leuchtstoffe). Die Aufgabenstellung umfasst die spektroskopische Charakterisierung der Lumineszenzeigenschaften sowie die allgemeine Materialcharakterisierung (z.B.… Continue
Added by TINC on December 15, 2008 at 10:18pm —
Ready for Release in Early 2009
Nanotechnology has undoubtedly become more and more popular among researchers from all fields of science. Special attention is given to implications of nanotechnology in various sub-domains of life sciences such as medicine, biology and fluidics.
"Exploring Nanobiotechnology", the 4th volume of the Nanopolis multimedia encyclopedic series, sheds light… Continue
Added by TINC on December 15, 2008 at 10:16pm —
Nanotoxicology: Health & Environmental Impacts
Friday, February 27, 2009
This CPD accredited meeting is being held at BioPark Hertfordshire, Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom.
This timely symposium is aimed at bringing together eminent scientists at the forefront of the nanotoxicology field to present their current research findings and discuss the potential impact of nanomaterials on human health and the environment.… Continue
Added by TINC on December 15, 2008 at 10:07pm —