Nanotherapeutics, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a $30.9 Million, 5-year contract from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to develop an inhaled version of the injectable antiviral drug, cidofovir, for non-invasive, post-exposure prophylaxis and treatment of the Category A bioterrorism agent smallpox.
Nanocyl announced today it will showcase the performance and cost-competitive benefits of its CNTs for cutting-edge conductive plastic applications at Nano Korea 2009, from August 26-28, in Ilsan, Gyeonggi-do, Korea.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd. today announced that it is adding a low power process to its 28nm high-k metal gate (HKMG) road map. The new process is expected to enter risk production in the third quarter of 2010.
Designed for Semiconductor plating applications where single sided copper electroplating of large areas is required, Semiplate Cu is a high speed copper plating process capable of depositing copper at 40 - 60 ASF with virtually no internal stress in the deposit.
Veeco Instruments Inc. announced today that Philips Lumileds Lighting Company has selected Veeco's TurboDisc K465 gallium nitride Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition Systems to support its LUXEON LED production ramp.
Fluxion Biosciences, a leading developer of microfluidic systems for functional cell analysis, today announced that it has received a $1.8 million NIH grant for the development of a high-throughput screening platform for anti-microbial drug discovery.
Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to receive a contract of approximately $750,000 for the development of non-contact, printable metallic inks for silicon solar cells.
Quantiam Technologies develops and commercializes innovative solutions from the small world of nanoscience and nanotechnology, including advanced materials, catalysts, coatings and surfaces for extreme operating environments for the chemical process industries and the defence and aerospace sectors.
The systems will be installed with Nanometrics' scalable NanoGen cluster computing solutions to enable analysis of the most critical and complex process steps in an advanced technology node, supporting both film thickness and optical critical dimension (OCD) metrology.
Research and Markets has released a new report on the opportunities for nanomaterials in sporting applications: 'Opportunities for Nanomaterials in Sporting Applications - 2008-2013: Trend, Forecast and Competitive Analysis'.