Nanostart AG is investing in Microlight Sensors Pte Ltd. Founded in 2006, the company develops, manufactures, and sells optical systems, instruments, and components for sensor technologies. Microlight Sensors' current products make it possible to capture extremely low-intensity light and radiation near the wavelength range of infrared and visible light.
Shrink Nanotechnologies, Inc. announced that it had formed a wholly owned subsidiary called BlackBox Semiconductor, Inc., and that BlackBox has entered into a worldwide multi-year exclusive license with the University of Chicago, licensing work based on Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Dmitri Talapin's 'electronic glue' chemistry. The license covers all applications except for thermoelectric applications.
ItN Nanovation AG, a portfolio company of Nanostart AG, has announced the signing of a conditional equity investment agreement of up to EUR 15 million with YA Global Master SPV Ltd., which is managed by Yorkville Advisors, LLC, a large U.S.-based investment group.
Taylor Hobson, a global leader in ultra-precision measurement instrumentation, has further expanded the capabilities of its Talysurf family of metrology instruments with the launch of the Talysurf Optics 3D. Based on the established PGI Blu, the new PGI Optics 3D offers the combination of a wider range of part diameters, up to 200 mm, with new features supporting 3D measurement. Repeatability can be typically lower than 50nm.
The Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies has announced that it will invest 150 million rubles in automated mass production of thermoelectric micro coolers, cooling systems, and related devices, a project proposed by Russian company RMT. The project also attracted co-investment from the private venture capital fund S-Group Ventures.
enGene Inc., a privately held biotechnology company developing an innovative platform technology to deliver nucleotides (DNA or siRNA) to mucosal tissue for treating a variety of diseases, announced today that Dr. Anthony Cheung, co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer, will give an oral presentation on the Company's compelling pre-clinical data on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) at the 2010 Advances in IBD - Crohn's + Colitis Foundation's Clinical and Research Conference.
SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc. (SWeNT) will feature new CNT inks and CNT materials targeted at energy storage and printed electronics applications at the 2010 Nanotechnology Innovation Summit, December 8 - 10 at the Gaylord Convention Center in Washington, DC.
Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd., a global leader in advanced semiconductor solutions, and Ambarella, a leader in low-power, high-definition video compression and image processing semiconductors, today announced the availability of Ambarella's new A7 hybrid camera system-on-chip product utilizing Samsung's latest 45-nanometer low power process technology.
Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. announced that it has been chosen to showcase some of its key nanotechnology advancements in metallic inks and pastes, and carbon nanotube enhanced composites, at the Nanotechnology Innovation Summit on December 8-9 at the Gaylord Convention Center in Washington D.C.