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QuantumSphere Receives Military Contract For Advanced Methanol Fuel Cell Technology

QuantumSphere, Inc., a leading developer of advanced catalyst materials, high performance electrodes, and related technologies and systems for portable power and clean-energy applications, today announced that it has been awarded a grant by the United States Army for the development of advanced fuel cell technology that improves efficiency, integration and portability and reduces costs for portable power applications.

Posted: Oct 13th, 2008

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Micron Expands Partnership With Nanya Technology

Micron Technology, Inc. today announced that it is expanding its partnership with Nanya Technology Corporation and signing a definitive agreement to acquire Qimonda AG's 35.6 percent ownership stake in Inotera Memories, Inc., a leading Taiwanese DRAM memory manufacturer, for $400 million in cash.

Posted: Oct 13th, 2008

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Labsphere Launches Online Shop for its Optical Coatings and Light Testing Products

Labsphere, a world leader in light testing and measurement and optical coatings, has opened a new online shop accessible through www.labsphere.com. Developed for the convenience of North American customers and prospective customers, the shop features a broad inventory of Labsphere?s stock systems, modular components, targets and standards.

Posted: Oct 13th, 2008

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Toshiba Licenses IMEC's Processor Technology

IMEC, Europe's leading independent nanoelectronics research institute today announced that Toshiba, world-leading integrated device manufacturer, has licensed IMEC technology for designing power-efficient, flexible processors in a single- and multiprocessor architecture.

Posted: Oct 13th, 2008

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Hazardous Substance Testing Possible with Low-Cost XRF Analyzer

Initially developed for precious metal testing applications the EDX-3000 has grown in popularity throughout that industry. It is commonly used to perform identification of unknown metals, alloy verification, gold purity analysis and various related tests. With the addition of an HS-Package (collimator and filters package) the EDX-3000 can provide the sensitivity required to meet the detection limits of various toxic metals regulations.

Posted: Oct 13th, 2008

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Artificial Nanotechnology Trees to Power Cars and Homes

More powerful than wind farms, more efficient than solar panels and more practical and aesthetically pleasing than both. Solar Botanic is a company which harvests the energy of the sun and wind by incorporating established science into an innovative nanotechnology.

Posted: Oct 13th, 2008

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Dutch Companies Offer a New Generation of Microreactor Systems

The Dutch companies Micronit Microfluidics, FutureChemistry and Flowid announced the start of a cooperation named Access2Flow. Together, the three companies will offer a new generation of microreactor systems that enable chemists to quickly perform fluid reactions on an industrial scale.

Posted: Oct 13th, 2008

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Nanosurf Extends its Global Distribution Network into Eastern Europe

In a move to further extend its global distribution network, Nanosurf AG announced the appointment of RL Artal Co. LLC (located in Budapest) as its official agent for Hungary and Anamet SRO (located in Prague and Modra) as Nanosurf's distributor for the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Posted: Oct 11th, 2008

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NanoDynamics Energy's Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Participate in DOD's Wearable Power Prize Competition

The competition was held Sept. 22 to Oct. 4 at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif. Lockheed Martin led a team including NanoDynamics Energy and Quallion, LLC. The NanoDynamics Energy SOFCs were part of both a prize-eligible and a non prize-eligible hybrid solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) system designed to address all competition parameters, including: 92 hours of autonomous, continuous operation at a 20-watt output; a weight of less than 4 kilograms.

Posted: Oct 11th, 2008

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API Nanotronics Reports Increased Revenues and Gross Profit

API Nanotronics Corp., a leading supplier of electronic components, nano-optics and nanotechnology research and development to the defense and communications sectors, today announced first quarter operating results for the period ended August 31, 2008.

Posted: Oct 10th, 2008

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