A two-year agreement was signed between Grafoid Inc. and the University of Waterloo to investigate and develop a graphene-based composite for electrochemical energy storage for the automotive and/or portable electronics sectors.
Remedium Technologies Inc., a medical device company developing innovative products to control severe hemorrhaging, was awarded a $500,000 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Science Foundation to test the company's sprayable foam for rapidly halting traumatic bleeding.
Imperial Systems, Inc., has launched its DeltaMAXX cartridge filter, leaving all competitive models in the dust. By delivering exceptionally long service life, ultra-clean air, and unparalleled cost savings, the DeltaMAXX, no matter how challenging the operating conditions, sets the new standard of excellence for cartridge-filter performance.
JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research studies of the nanophysics group to couple the chemical information of STED microscopy with the high resolution spatial and force measurements provided by AFM to study biological samples in liquid.
Phenom-World's proX desktop SEM will deliver more detailed information in an even faster way. The leading supplier of desktop scanning electron microscopes extends its integrated Element Identification software package with a comprehensive Elemental Mapping and Line Scan option.
It is the first research centre in Asia exclusively dedicated to accelerating the understanding of how individual cells work, and how diagnosis and treatment might be enhanced through insight derived from single cells. This centre will be an important resource for both academic and industry researchers in Singapore and the region, who are keen to access integrated analytics for single-cell genomic applications.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced that it has begun mass producing a 128-gigabit, 3-bit multi-level-cell NAND memory chip using 10 nanometer-class process technology this month. The highly advanced chip will enable high-density memory solutions such as embedded NAND storage and solid state drives.
Toronto-based Integran Technologies Inc. announced further expansion of its 'structural metal plating-on-polymer' patent portfolio (Nanovate NP) with the issuance on Mar 12, 2013 of US 8,394,507 which discloses lightweight metal-coated polymer articles having superior thermal cycling performance.
Electro Scientific Industries, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative laser-based manufacturing solutions for smart consumer electronics and other microtechnology industries, today announced it had signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Semiconductor Systems business of GSI Group, Inc., a global leader and supplier of precision photonics, laser-based solutions and precision motion devices to the medical, industrial, scientific, and electronics markets.
The new anode material is produced through proprietary manufacturing processes and uses the Company's xGnP graphene nanoplatelets to stabilize silicon particles in a nano-engineered composite structure. The material displays dramatically improved charge storage capacity with good cycle life and high efficiencies.
Fibertrap is a New York based firm that has developed a revolutionary new way to stop bedbugs, termites and other pests without the use of harmful and toxic chemicals and instead by using an artificial, micro-fiber spider web.
Grafoid entered a joint venture development agreement with Coquitlam, British Columbia-based CapTherm Systems Inc. to develop and commercialize next generation, multiphase thermal management systems for electric vehicle battery and light emitting diode (LED) technologies.