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Avto Metals Receives Patent for Quantum Transistor

Avto Metals plc has received a U.S. patent for a new type of quantum transistor that could make possible smaller, more powerful electronic devices of all sorts. The technology uses a recently-discovered quantum interference effect that will enable transformation of existing materials into materials with precisely-defined properties for almost any electronic application.

Posted: Apr 7th, 2011

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Nanosolar Announces New Efficiency Benchmarks and Industry Partnerships

Thin film solar innovation leader Nanosolar, Inc. announced new efficiency benchmarks of 11.6 percent for the Nanosolar Utility Panel and 13.9 percent for its printed CIGS (Copper, Indium, Gallium, Selenium) solar cells, as measured by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy (ISE) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).

Posted: Apr 7th, 2011

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BIND Biosciences Receives 2011 Edison Award

BIND Biosciences announced today that it has been awarded a prestigious 2011 Edison Best New Product in Science and Medicine Game Changers Award. This award recognizes BIND's innovative targeted nanoparticle therapeutic platform for its potential to revolutionize the treatment of many serious diseases.

Posted: Apr 6th, 2011

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Green Light for Four Technology Platforms from RUSNANO

The Government Commission on High Technology and Innovation, chaired by Russian Federation Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, approved 27 technology platforms at its April 4, 2011, meeting. RUSNANO developed four of the technology platforms.

Posted: Apr 6th, 2011

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Cambrios ClearOhm Film Used in Smart Phone

Cambrios Technologies Corporation announced today that its ClearOhm transparent conductive film has been incorporated into the touch sensor of a leading smart phone. The touch sensor and touch module solution were developed by Nissha Printing Co., Ltd. of Japan and Synaptics Incorporated, respectively, and mark the first commercial implementation of Cambrios ClearOhm in place of indium tin oxide (ITO).

Posted: Apr 6th, 2011

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