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From the journal Nanotechnology: Drastically Different 1D and 2D Nanomaterials Integrated in Test Device

From the journal Nanotechnology: Drastically Different 1D and 2D Nanomaterials Integrated in Test Device

| August 23, 2012

Demonstration device: CNT/MoS2 inverter Scientists from the NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing at Northeastern University (Boston, Massachusetts, US) have demonstrated a methodology for integrating various nanomaterials to create next-generation electronics. The technique involves a combination of conventional CMOS top-down processes and bottom up methods such as directed assembly. To test the […]

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Chipping away at cancer

Chipping away at cancer

| June 22, 2012

In the last two decades, the number of deaths from col­orectal cancer has steadily declined, according to the Amer­ican Cancer Society. While some of the decrease can be attrib­uted to better treat­ment prac­tices, early detec­tion is another pri­mary factor. Nonethe­less, col­orectal cancer is still the second leading cause of death among men and women in […]

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NIOSH Publishes General Safe Practices for Working with Nanomaterials in Research Laboratories

| June 11, 2012

US CDC Update. June 11, 2012 New research from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) raises awareness of the occupational safety and health practices necessary during the synthesis, characterization and experimentation using engineered nanomaterials in a laboratory setting. The paper “General Safe Practices for Working with Engineered Nanomaterials in Research Laboratories,” is […]

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Northeastern University Nanomanufacturing Center Director Ahmed Busnaina to Present Webinar on ‘The Democratization of Manufacturing

Northeastern University Nanomanufacturing Center Director Ahmed Busnaina to Present Webinar on ‘The Democratization of Manufacturing

| June 8, 2012

PR Web, June 18, 2012 Dr. Ahmed Busnaina, Director of the National Science Foundation Center for High-rate Nanomanufactuurig [CHN], will present a webinar entitled, “The Democratization of Manufacturing”. The program will take place at 11 a.m. EDT on Wednesday June 27, 2012 and will be moderated by Sarah Boisvert of Greenwood Tech Strategies, LLC. The […]

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