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EU grant for the development of 2D-based deposition technologies

The European Research Council (ERC) has announced that Professor Valeria Nicolosi, based in CRANN (the nanoscience institute at Trinity College Dublin), will receive up to 150,000 Euros funding for a one year project to bridge the gap between her pioneering 'blue sky' research and marketable innovation.

Posted: Sep 23rd, 2013

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Nanomagnetism research: Domain walls as new information storage medium

While searching for ever smaller devices that can be used as data storage systems and novel sensors, physicists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have directly observed magnetization dynamics processes in magnetic nanowires and thus paved the way for further research in the field of nanomagnetism.

Posted: Sep 23rd, 2013

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Upgrading Thai fabric for competiveness

Recently Dr. Phiraphan Phalusuk, Minister of Science and Technology led a delegation to visit Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA) in Switzerland. The purpose of the visit is to observe and look at ways in which new technology such as nanotechnology is being used in EMPA for fabric functional enhancement.

Posted: Sep 23rd, 2013

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Creating electricity with caged atoms

At the Vienna University of Technology, a new class of thermoelectric materials has been discovered; Due to a surprising physical effect they can be used to create electricity more efficiently.

Posted: Sep 22nd, 2013

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