NanoHybrids, Inc., an emerging biotech company developing nanotechnology-based clinical and pre-clinical solutions, was recently awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract grant to develop a targeted biocompatible imaging contrast agent that will help detect high risk atherosclerotic plaques.
The AzCIM project's goal is to assess different sweat collection methods and devices for their ability to collect different volumes of sweat under a variety of human-body conditions, the results of which will help determine the best method for integrating into a wearable sensor system.
IBM and GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced that they have signed a Definitive Agreement under which GLOBALFOUNDRIES plans to acquire IBM's global commercial semiconductor technology business, including intellectual property, world-class technologists and technologies related to IBM Microelectronics, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews.
Designed for sophisticated industrial use, the nSPEC 3D combines high quality optical lenses with advanced computer pattern recognition algorithms, custom 3D-printed hardware, and artificial intelligence to capture nanoscale 3D images, including quantitative results and structure classification with a single mouse click or gesture.
Spin Transfer Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of breakthrough Orthogonal Spin Transfer Magneto-Resistive Random Access Memory technology (OST-MRAM), today announced that it has successfully raised $70 million to accelerate commercial development.
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research will host a free webinar October 21st, 'There?s No Other AFM Like Cypher: Recent Technological Advances'. The Cypher AFM has proven to be an exceptional platform for the development of new capabilities and an incredibly productive instrument that has helped generate stunning new AFM data. Asylum scientists Drs. Roger Proksch and Mario Viani will introduce you to the latest advances that set the Cypher apart from any other AFM.
Heraeus providing Clevios PEDOT conductive polymer materials and patterning agents, and the Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan (ITRI) application know-how, so demonstrating new alternative technologies for the touch panel industry.
In 2011, Suzhou Industrial Park started building a hub for nanotechnology development and commercialization called Nanopolis that today is a thriving and diverse economic community where research institutes, academics and start-up companies can co-exist and where new technology can flourish.
Researchers of Teijin Aramid, based in the Netherlands, and Rice University in the USA are awarded with the honorary 'Paul Schlack Man-Made Fibers Prize' for corporate-academic partnerships in fiber research. Their new super fibers are now driving innovation in aerospace, healthcare, automotive, and (smart) clothing.
Oxford Instruments is hosting its third series of annual seminars for the nanotechnology industry in India in November. 'Bringing the Nanoworld Together 2014' seminars are being held in Kolkata (November 24-25th) and Delhi (November 27-28th) and will showcase cutting edge nanotechnology tools and their use in multiple fields.