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A Step Closer to Underwater Glue

November 25, 2015 | by Sonia Fernandez, UC Santa Barbara | News | Comments

The research holds particular promise for the fabrication of nanoscale electronic devices.

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CE’s Guide to STEM Holiday Gifts

November 25, 2015 10:00 am | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | Blogs | Comments

Need some help deciding what to get a STEM aficionado for the holidays? Controlled Environments has you covered!


Lamp Fixture

November 25, 2015 12:00 am | by Larson Electronics | Product Releases | Comments

The HALS-48-6L-T5HO from Larson Electronics is a hazardous area fluorescent light fixture that is Class 1 Division 2 Groups A,B,C, and D approved, has a T4A temperature rating and ideal for open air locations where flammable chemical vapors may be occasionally encountered.


Charge Up While You Eat or Drive

November 24, 2015 12:22 pm | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | Blogs | Comments

The days of using bulky wires and electrical outlets to charge your electronics, and maybe even your electric car, could soon be over.


Are You Creating a Culture of Unwanted Employees?

November 24, 2015 11:09 am | by Kate Zabriskie | Articles | Comments

Low-cost suggestions for welcoming new hires.


The Advantages of Tandem Solar Cells

November 24, 2015 10:31 am | by Empa | News | Comments

Tandem solar cells higher efficiency thanks to perovskite magic crystal.


A Quick, Cheap Way to Remove Pollutants from Water

November 24, 2015 9:54 am | by Shaun Mason, UCLA | News | Comments

Using nanoparticles filled with enzymes proves more effective than current methods.


Sensor Offers a Real-Time View of Neurons

November 24, 2015 9:30 am | by Ken Kingery, Duke University | News | Comments

New sensor provides first real-time, eagle-eye view of neural activity in mammalian brains.


X-rays Created from Graphene

November 24, 2015 9:08 am | by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office | News | Comments

Researchers have found a phenomenon that might lead to more compact, tunable X-ray devices made of graphene.


Twist Lock Extension Power Cord

November 24, 2015 12:00 am | by Larson Electronics | Product Releases | Comments

The EXC-50-8.4-30A-L16.30 twist lock extension power cord from Larson Electronics is designed for 480 volt, 3-phase applications.


Faster Internet, A Billion-Dollar Merger, Nanotech Superhero Contest: ICYMI

November 23, 2015 1:13 pm | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | News | Comments

In case you missed it (ICYMI), here are some of the stories that made headlines in the world of cleanrooms and nanotechnology in the past week.


Electric Fields Easily Cleanse Blood of Nanoparticles

November 23, 2015 11:52 am | by Liezel Labios, UC San Diego | News | Comments

Engineers have developed a new technology that uses an oscillating electric field to easily and quickly isolate drug-delivery nanoparticles from blood. The technology could serve as a general tool to separate and recover nanoparticles from other complex fluids for medical, environmental, and industrial applications.


Exciting New Method of Creating Nanowires for Semiconductors

November 23, 2015 11:35 am | by Grant Reynolds, University of Wollongong | News | Comments

Physicists have discovered novel behaviors of materials that could enhance telecommunications technology.


Cutting Biomedical Imaging Costs by Thousands

November 23, 2015 11:11 am | by Larry Hardesty, MIT News Office | News | Comments

Mathematical modeling enables $100 depth sensor to approximate the measurements of a $100,000 piece of lab equipment.


Semiconductor Wafers Display Weird Quantum Phenomenon

November 23, 2015 10:13 am | by Steve Koppes, University of Chicago | News | Comments

In the long term, it might be possible to go from entangled states on the same SiC chip to entangled states across distant SiC chips.


Cleanroom Paper

November 23, 2015 12:00 am | by Neenah Paper | Product Releases | Comments

Neenah Paper’s Performance Materials offers synthetic polymer-saturated cleanroom paper to reduce free particles and particle-releasing tears.



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