Open menu

Nanotechnology General News

The latest news from academia, regulators
research labs and other things of interest

Nanotechnology News – Latest Headlines

Stressed nanomaterials display unexpected movement

Johns Hopkins researchers have discovered that, under the right conditions, newly developed nanocrystalline materials exhibit surprising activity in the tiny spaces between the geometric clusters of atoms called nanocrystals from which they are made.

Posted: Feb 23rd, 2010

Read more

Nanotechnik aus der Tiefsee

Universitaetsmedizin und Johannes Gutenberg-Universitaet Mainz starten Kooperation mit der Tsinghua University und der Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences in Peking

Posted: Feb 23rd, 2010

Read more

Kavli Prize Science Forum announced

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, in partnership with The Kavli Foundation and the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research, has announced the establishment of the Kavli Prize Science Forum - a new biennial international forum meeting to facilitate high-level, global discussion of major topics on science and science policy.

Posted: Feb 23rd, 2010

Read more

NASA research: Space apparently has its own recipe for making carbon nanotubes

Space apparently has its own recipe for making carbon nanotubes, one of the most intriguing contributions of nanotechnology here on Earth, and metals are conspicuously missing from the list of ingredients. The finding is the surprising by-product of lab experiments designed by Joseph Nuth at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

Posted: Feb 23rd, 2010

Read more

Argonne launches unique research initiative to realize solar energy's full potential

Dozens of researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory are exploring new solar technologies as part of its Alternative Energy and Efficiency Initiative. The initiative aims to achieve revolutionary advances toward the large-scale use of solar energy by merging basic and applied research that is supported by collaborations with industry and other research organizations.

Posted: Feb 22nd, 2010

Read more

RSS Subscribe to our Nanotechnology Research News feed

Nanowerk on Facebook Engage with our Nanotechnology News on Facebook