NanoH2O, a global provider of reverse osmosis membranes for desalination, was the recipient of four distinguished awards in the second half of 2010 for its innovation that leverages nanotechnology to significantly lower the cost of desalination.
Data gathered from spectrophotometers requires the highest accuracy and to ensure that results are accurate, a spectrophotometer must be calibrated properly. NSG Precision Cells has released a new calibration product that never needs to be replaced and they are replacing the old liquid standards that have been used in the past.
Advanced Diamond Technologies (ADT) announces that its UNCD brand of ultrananocrystalline diamond thin film material is USP Class VI compliant. Set by the United States Pharmacopeia, USP standards are internationally accepted as benchmarks for material compatibility in biomedical and pharmaceutical applications.
Silicon Solar Solutions is awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant effective January 4th, 2010. The focus of the SBIR is to develop Silicon Solar Solutions' award winning technologies for thin-film solar cells.
MonoSol Rx, the developer of PharmFilm drug delivery technology, and Midatech Group Ltd, a global leader and centre of excellence for the design, development, synthesis and manufacture of nanomedicines, today announced positive results from a pre-clinical study of insulin PharmFilm, the first-ever oral insulin film formulation to transbuccally deliver an active therapeutic dose of insulin in a diet-induced diabetic primate model.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in advanced semiconductor technology solutions, announced today that it completed development of the industry's first DDR4 DRAMmodule last month, using 30 nanometer class process technology.
Angstron Materials Inc., announced today the world's first commercial graphene application. The ongoing development of touch screens for consumer electronics is driving a growing need for sense data. Angstron's graphene material is being used by a major manufacturer which produces actuator and sensing components for this market.
Hueper Optik - inventor of the world's first multi-layered patented nano-ceramic window films - was recently featured in the August/September 2010 issue of Asia Pacific Coatings Journal (APCJ), a leading journal for the coatings industry in Asia, the Pacific Rim and China, and the November 2010 issue of the Polymers Paint Colour Journal (PPCJ).
RUSNANO and Russian Venture Company have begun financing a project to set up production in Russia of single- and multilayered substrates for LED assemblies and other electronics items. The project will use patented ALOX substrate technology developed by project applicant Micro Components Ltd.
mPhase Technologies, Inc. announced today that it will recommence active efforts in January of 2011 to secure federal funding for its scalable smart reserve cell technology, one of the line items included in the Fiscal Year 2011 Defense Appropriations bill that was passed in the United States House of Representatives.
Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies (RUSNANO) begins implementation of projects aimed to establish a network of Nanotechnological Centers in Russie and will begin choosing contractors in Q1 and Q2 of 2011.