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Graphene studies by different optical, AFM and spectroscopy techniques

Combination of Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM), Raman / Fluorescence / Rayleigh microscopy and Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy (SNOM) provides unique opportunities for Graphene investigation. Different AFM techniques allow one to study mechanical, electrical, magnetic and even elastic properties of Graphene flakes.

Posted: Jun 2nd, 2010

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Experts call on EU to act to secure nanomedicine benefits for all

Experts from key EU projects united in Brussels at Nanomedicine in Europe today to deliver a strong message to the European Parliament that concerted and coordinated action is needed to ensure the widespread benefits offered by advances in nanomedicine are not squandered.

Posted: Jun 2nd, 2010

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Electric fields make ceramic production quicker, cheaper

Researchers from North Carolina State University have found that applying a small electric field results in faster formation of ceramic products during manufacture at lower temperatures, and enhances the strength of the ceramic itself.

Posted: Jun 1st, 2010

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Copper nanowires enable bendable displays and solar cells

A team of Duke University chemists has perfected a simple way to make tiny copper nanowires in quantity. The cheap conductors are small enough to be transparent, making them ideal for thin-film solar cells, flat-screen TVs and computers, and flexible displays.

Posted: Jun 1st, 2010

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