Optogan Group held a grand opening of its Optogan plant in St. Petersburg today, marking the first LED and LED module manufacturing facility in Russia and the largest in countries of Eastern Europe and the CIS.
Under the agreement, Sigma-Aldrich, through its Aldrich Materials Science business, is now distributing Nanosys-created silicon nanowires to the global scientific research community for the development of new applications in technologies such as solid-state lighting, electronics and energy storage.
Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation, a leading developer of RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the European Patent Office (EPO) have issued key patents covering elements of Tekmira's leading lipid nanoparticle (LNP) technology, which is used to deliver nucleic acid therapeutics, including small interfering RNA (siRNA).
At the Materials Research Society's (MRS) 2010 Fall meeting to be held next week in Boston, the company will discuss SiEnergy's recent breakthrough in nanometric thin film micro-solid oxide fuel cells on Thursday December 2nd within the Symposium on Next-Generation Fuel Cells.
Camtek Ltd. announced that SELA - Semiconductor Engineering Laboratories Ltd., whose share capital was fully acquired by Camtek in November 2009, was chosen as one of the top 10 nanotechnology companies in Israel by the NanoIsrael 2010 Committee.
Solar3D, Inc., the developer of a breakthrough 3-dimensional solar cell technology to maximize the conversion of sunlight into electricity, today announced that the Company has filed a patent application for its innovative solar cell design and methods of fabrication.
TorTech, based in Israel, will produce carbon nanotube fiber for the enhancement of body armor and composite armor systems for vehicles. The new material is stronger than Kevlar and other ballistic fabrics, but still flexible and lightweight.
Zygo Corporation, a worldwide supplier of optical metrology instruments and high precision optical systems, announced that its newly formed Extreme Precision Optics (EPO) Group in Richmond, California received initial orders totaling $5.1 million from a major semiconductor lithography customer.