NORMAN, OK, June 23, 2011 – SouthWest NanoTechnologies’ (SWeNT) Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWNTs), in a new research study, show absorption of Indocyanine Green (ICG) -- a functional dye with unique photomechanical, photochemical, and photobiological properties.
The ICG-SWNT complexes formed are sensitive to a broad spectrum of light, ranging from ultraviolet (UV) to near infrared…Continue
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The use of external electric and magnetic fields as a control factor allows to manage the structure of the synthesised nanoparticles. The detailed research will be published in the May issue of the Russian Nanotechnologies. The study was conducted as part of the Federal Task Program “The Research and Development of the Priority Directions of the Russian Scientific and Technical Complex Development,…Continue
Added by Natalia Nanorf.ru on June 20, 2011 at 5:09pm — No Comments
the call for papers is still open for nanotech italy
-see details at http://www.nanotechitaly.it
We are also planing working group meetings there
-please don't hesitate to contact us if you want to
For details about nanofutures please visit
10 Working Groups are open for your…Continue
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INDIA - 10th June 2011: Nano Science and Technology Consortium (NSTC) , INDIA announces the Nanotechnology Training (Certification) Programs for different fields of Science & Technology. With the availability of these kind of training programs in India, NSTC is looking forward to sensitize students, professionals and industries with requisite knowledge of Nanotechnology.
The applications of Nanotechnology are now evident in almost each and every field of…Continue
Nanochallenge & Polymerchallenge 2011 is an international business plan competition organized by Veneto Nanotech, aiming at attracting the best nanotechnology innovations and business ideas. It offers financial and strategic support to scientists, researchers and entrepreneurs ready to start a real company in the north east of Italy (nanotechnology category) or in the Campania Region (Polymer based materials category).
The new entrepreneurs have access to facilities, labs,…
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A number of titanium mechanical properties can be improved by the method developed by Russian researchers for nano-scale grains formation in pure titanium structure. The information on researching structure and properties of nano-scale titanium as well as implants based on it will be published in May issue of the “Russian Nanotechnologies” journal. The effort has been sponsored by the Federal…Continue
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While R&D topics continue to lead as a beacon for economic recovery, a crucial part of the R&D process continues to receive little to no attention. And make no mistake, you are about to learn of the single most important factor in the advancement of new or improved material technologies around the world.
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Laser waves focused on the tumor area can damage cancer cells and blood vessels feeding them. The process becomes more efficient if nanoparticles are preliminary introduced into the tumor. At the conference “Nanotechnologies in Oncology in 2010”, Russian oncologists explained how laser irradiation is absorbed by nanoparticles, what particular nanoparticles should be used and…Continue
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Added by LaVerne L Poussaint on April 10, 2010 at 5:42am — No Comments
First, this is an interesting article:
Also this is a decent GAO report on EPA challenges in regulating nano-manufacturing;
Now some of my previous thoughts on this:
Pollution on Human BioSystem…
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.
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