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The crystal strikes back

The dashing start of electrons in a crystal does not remain without consequences for their further fate. This has been reported by researchers in Germany.

Posted: Dec 20th, 2007

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Tunable and multicolor emissions from crystalline organic 1D nanomaterials

Researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Chemistry have developed an adsorbent-assisted physical vapor deposition method for the fabrication of crystalline organic nanowires with single composition, in which the introduction of adsorbents was proven to be indispensable for improving the uniformity of the products.

Posted: Dec 20th, 2007

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Israeli nanotechnology companies have doubled since 2005

To keep up with these fast developments, d&a in collaboration with the Israel National Nanotechnology Initiative and with support of the Office of the Chief Scientist at the Israeli Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, are launching the 1st Israeli Nanotech Knowledge Center, a visual directory of the entire industry.

Posted: Dec 20th, 2007

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Science Foundation Arizona boosts ASU research

Capping its inaugural year of funding several research initiatives, Science Foundation Arizona has been a major catalyst in enhancing ASU's research portfolio. This statewide public-private partnership, made possible by an appropriation from the governor and Arizona Legislature, awarded more than $8 million to ASU research awards in 2007.

Posted: Dec 19th, 2007

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Nanotechnology and meeting our energy needs

Researchers at E2TAC, the Energy and Environmental Technology Applications Center at the University at Albany's College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering are researching and developing a range of leading edge nanoscale technologies that hold out the promise of realizing greater yields at lower costs across a range of conventional, as well as renewable alternative power generation technologies.

Posted: Dec 19th, 2007

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Think big, think nano

In an exclusive interview, Professor Niels Christian Nielsen, winner of this year's Danisco Award, shared his thoughts on the rise of nanotechnology and gave insight on this fascinating new area of the food industry.

Posted: Dec 19th, 2007

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Murray: Emerging challenges in consumer policy

Reflecting upon almost twenty years as head of the European consumers' organisation, Murray highlighted digital rights, nanotechnology and GM technology as the predominant issues to emerge during his tenure.

Posted: Dec 19th, 2007

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