Graphene Solutions, a nanotechnology company that features a 17-year-old student on its scientific team, is the grand prize winner in the 2008 Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan Contest, state officials announced.
NanoHorizons Inc., a leader in the creation of nanoscale performance additives for the textile and medical industries, and Indo Poly (Thailand) Ltd., a part of Indorama Ventures Ltd., a multinational corporation with core interest in polyester manufacturing, have entered into a partnership to produce distinctive polyester yarns with permanent antimicrobial properties.
M+W Zander, a leading architecture, engineering and construction-management firm for high-tech production plants, manufacturing facilities and research complexes, announced today it has been selected by the international Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory to design its new nanotechnology center in Braga, Portugal.
BioForce Nanosciences Holdings, Inc., a producer of integrated biological and mechanical systems for life science researchers at the micro and nano scales, today announced the completion of a $300,000 convertible debt financing.
The European Investment Bank is granting a loan up to EUR 100m to support the research, development and innovation activities of the Kemira Group in Finland. The research activities of Kemira aim to design more effective and efficient chemicals, often with clear environmental benefits.
NaturalNano, Inc., a developer of advanced nanomaterials and extended release nanotechnologies, today announced a partnership with Philadelphia-based Rohm and Haas Company to explore the development of polymers with enhanced properties.
Existing research cooperation develops into strong application and market driven collaboration. Potential applications include solar cells, holograms, organic light- emitting devices for signage, sensors and photo diodes.