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Cool! Nanoparticle research points to energy savings

Adding just the right dash of nanoparticles to standard mixes of lubricants and refrigerants could yield the equivalent of an energy-saving chill pill for factories, hospitals, ships, and others with large cooling systems, suggest the latest results from National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) research that is pursuing promising formulations.

Posted: Jul 22nd, 2008

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NNI bill would create nanotechnology clearinghouse

A Senate bill to reauthorize funding for nanotechnology research would mandate creating a publicly available database of the projects funded in several areas, including environmental, educational and nanomanufacturing.

Posted: Jul 22nd, 2008

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Engineers prove graphene is the strongest material

Research scientists at Columbia University?s Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science have achieved a breakthrough by proving that the carbon material graphene is the strongest material ever measured.

Posted: Jul 22nd, 2008

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