I-Flow Corporation is leading and helping to define a rapidly emerging trend of using silver as an antimicrobial agent to help reduce infections with its ON-Q PainBuster with ON-Q SilverSoaker Antimicrobial Catheter combination.
Together with its four consortium partners, KINAXO Biotechnologies GmbH has reached the final round of 'BioPharma - The Strategy Competition for Medicine of the Future,' an initiative of the German federal government.
Liquidia Technologies, a nanotechnology company focused on development of engineered particle-based therapeutics and featured optical films, announced today the appointment of Seth A. Rudnick, M.D. as Chairman of its Board of Directors. Dr. Rudnick has been an adjunct clinical professor of medicine at The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and is a partner at Canaan Partners, a global venture capital firm.
CVD Equipment Corporation completed the acquisition of a new 13,000 square foot building to facilitate the scale up and commercialization of new products for the Nano, Solar, Energy and Semiconductor fields.
EV Group, a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced that Austrian technology-research company NanoTecCenter Weiz Forschungsgesellschaft mbH has purchased an EVG620 precision alignment system for installation in its new R&D facility focused on organic/plastic electronics.
At Pittcon 2008, Bruker Daltonics announced the novel FlashFormula solution for the identification and molecular sum formula determination of small molecules for use with Bruker's FLEX-series of laser desorption ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometers and processing software. The method uses the robust and sensitive nanotechnology-based NALDI targets developed for direct deposit, matrix-free LDI analysis.
Verigy, a premier semiconductor test company, has issued the call-for-papers for VOICE 2008, the third annual conference for Verigy customers and partners using the V93000 SOC Series and the V5000 Series of memory testers. Paper proposals are welcomed for the following four technology tracks: Communications; Processors and Converters; High-Speed Digital Interfaces; and Memory (SDRAM, SRAM, Flash, DDR, and high-speed memory), as well as the Test Techniques and Methodologies and Productivity and Software Tools tracks.
The NanoBusiness Alliance, a leading nanotechnology trade association, today announced that CEOs from over forty of its member companies met with members of the House Science, Senate Commerce and Senate Small Business committees and members of the House and Senate Nanotech Caucuses during a two-day policy tour held recently in Washington, DC.
International Business Machines Corporation and Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that they have signed a unique, two-year joint semiconductor metrology research agreement in order to speed the pace of semiconductor innovation. The agreement marks the first time Hitachi and IBM have collaborated on semiconductor technology - the two companies currently work together on enterprise servers and other products.
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. today announced that the Company will be entering the commercial roof insulation market through the development of a lightweight thermal insulation tile for a major commercial roofing company.
With the realignment of its Research & Development as well as through the formation of a high-ranking staffed Scientific Advisory Board, Oerlikon Textile GmbH & Co is strengthening its innovative capabilities.
Credit Suisse expects nanotechnology to make a breakthrough in the near future. Many new materials, applications and services currently under development are likely to emerge in the next decade and revolutionize everyday life. Therefore, Credit Suisse has developed the Credit Suisse Global Nanotechnology Index, which focuses on companies offering nanotechnology products.
FUJIFILM Dimatix, Inc., today announced its collaboration with Agilent Technologies Inc., to supply Agilent with innovative inkjet products based on the latest semiconductor manufacturing technologies for use in life sciences applications.
GenISys GmbH, a provider of e-beam direct write software solutions, today announced that three more U.S. research institutions have adopted its advanced e-beam lithography software. These world-class R&D centers' purchase decisions help to secure GenISys' leading market position and to establish a new standard in this emerging technology area.
Swagelok was just one of many businesses exhibiting at the third annual NanoFocus state conference at the Cox Center in downtown Oklahoma City. The event, sponsored by the Oklahoma NanoTechnology Initiative and the state Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, will conclude today.