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eBeam Initiative members publish collaborative results at Photomask Japan 2010

The eBeam Initiative, a forum dedicated to the education and promotion of a new design-to-manufacturing approach known as design for e-beam (DFEB), today announced that several of its members will jointly present the latest breakthroughs in design-for-e-beam (DFEB) mask technology at Photomask Japan 2010 - one of the world's premier symposia for advanced lithography mask technology.

Posted: Apr 14th, 2010

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Laser adds extra dimension to lab-on-chip

A European research project has shown how to build optical sensors directly into the structure of labs-on-chips. The breakthrough paves the way for on-the-spot medical diagnostics.

Posted: Apr 13th, 2010

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DTU Nanotechnology's annual report 2009 now available

The Annual Report (pdf download) marks yet another successful year for DTU Nanotech. They have seen an increase in research funding, an increase in the number of citations of our papers, and an increase in the number of students.

Posted: Apr 13th, 2010

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Nanophysics work earns NSF Early Career Award

Katherine Aidala, the Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Physics at Mount Holyoke College, has won the National Science Foundation's prestigious Early Career Award for her work in nanophysics - work aimed at finding cost-effective solutions to the world's energy problems.

Posted: Apr 13th, 2010

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'Smart' insulin molecule massively reduces insulin-related cancer risk

Zinc stapling of insulin exemplifies a general strategy to modify the pharmacokinetic and biological properties of a subcutaneous protein depot. The engineering of novel lattice contacts in protein crystals can enable control of supramolecular assembly as a therapeutic protein nanotechnology.

Posted: Apr 12th, 2010

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Scientists create 'molecular paper' just two molecules thick

Berkeley Lab scientists have made the largest two-dimensional polymer crystal self-assembled in water to date. This entirely new material mirrors the structural complexity of biological systems with the durable architecture needed for membranes or integration into functional devices.

Posted: Apr 12th, 2010

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