Despite promises of amazing features, metamaterials have failed to demonstrate practical applications. Now researchers at Fractal Antenna Systems have delivered on that promise, showcasing a new video that reveals metamaterials are a valuable application resource, whose advantage is dramatically enhanced using geometric shapes called fractals.
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced that Yingli Green Energy has granted Applied its 'Special Contribution Award' for excellence in optimizing the efficiency and productivity of Yingli's solar photovoltaic cell manufacturing operations in Baoding, Hebei province, China.
Izon Science today launched a major software and methods upgrade to provide significant advances in automation and accuracy for its qNano and qViro nanoparticle characterisation instruments. The enhanced automation allows users to more easily use the tunable nanoparticle analysis tools to measure and characterise particles with a high degree of accuracy.
Cavitation Technologies, Inc. (CTi) announced that n.v. Desmet Ballestra Group s.a. (Desmet) and CTi have entered into a new global technology license, marketing and collaboration agreement with respect to CTi's proprietary Nano Reactor technology.
Elucidating structural parameters of nanomaterials will be the hot topic at the upcoming workshop 'X-ray Scattering Methods for Characterization of Nano-Materials', to be held on December 3, 2010 during the MRS Fall 2010 conference in Boston, MA.
STT-RAM is a next-generation, solid-state memory technology that is dense, fast, non-volatile and radiation-hard, making it ideally suited for defense applications. The first phase, supported by an award amount of $6.0 million, began in October of 2008 and was scheduled to last two years.
SPP Process Technology Systems (SPTS), a subsidiary of Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd. (SPP), celebrates one year since it began operations in November 2009, while opening its new San Jose office. The new facility serves as home to SPTS' Thermal Products Division and North American sales and support headquarters.
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. today announced that they are working with a major California power company to use the Company's patented Nansulate insulation and corrosion control coatings to increase energy generation efficiency and reduce costs.
Cerulean Pharma Inc., a leader in designing and developing nanopharmaceuticals, today announced that the Company's senior executives presented at the 22nd EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium on 'Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics', ongoing in Berlin, Germany.
Magnolia Solar Corporation today that Professor Zhong Lin (Z. L.) Wang, Distinguished Professor and Director, Center for Nanostructure Characterization at Georgia Tech, has joined its Technical Advisory Board. Professor Wang is a world-renowned expert in nanostructure growth and characterization of semiconductor materials and devices for Energy harvesting technology.
The patent describes Nanotrope's cellular mimic technology that creates an artificial 'cell' engineered with specific membrane compositions and surface receptors which stimulate the virus into infecting the mimic as it would a normal host cell.