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A Game-changer for Photonics Applications

May 5, 2016 | by University of Rochester | News | Comments

Researchers demonstrate record optical nonlinearity.


Cleanroom Wipes

May 5, 2016 8:35 am | by Blue Thunder Technologies | Blue Thunder Technologies, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Blue Thunder Technologies offers three types of cleanroom wiping products. The  9-in.x9-in. wipes are available in options compatible with cleanrooms ranging from ISO 3 (Class 1) to ISO 6 (Class 1000). Thunder 1, Thunder 20, and Thunder 70 offer users a quality and cost-effective wiping solution for a variety of controlled environments.

Fume Hood

May 5, 2016 12:00 am | by HEMCO Corp. | HEMCO Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

UniFlow AireStream Fume Hoods from HEMCO are constructed entirely of chemical resistant, flame retardant, non-metallic composite resin materials and features an exclusive “Unitized” construction that does not require screws, bolts, rivets, or metallic hardware to assemble.

Will Governor’s Legal Woes Stall Upstate NY Nano Development?

May 4, 2016 10:28 am | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | Blogs | Comments

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's upstate revitalization program, which include nanotechnology and manufacturing initiatives, is currently under federal investigation for improper lobbying and conflicts of interest.


Clutter Hurts Leadership

May 4, 2016 9:20 am | by Barbara Hemphill | Articles | Comments

It’s a simple fact: Clutter is postponed decisions. Many entrepreneurs and managers have cluttered offices — unless they have an organized assistant. If you don’t believe it, just start looking around you.


Chemical Reaction Intermediates Caught Red-handed

May 4, 2016 7:14 am | by University of the Basque Country | News | Comments

Researchers have, for the first time, succeeded in imaging all the steps in a complex organic reaction and have resolved the mechanisms that explain it.


Cheap, Disposable Lasers are on the Horizon

May 4, 2016 12:00 am | by American Institute of Physics | News | Comments

Researchers make ultra-low-cost, easy to fabricate “lasing capsules” with an inkjet printer.


Investigating the True Nature of Water

May 4, 2016 12:00 am | by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory | News | Comments

Water droplets defy predictions, potentially offering insights to everything from fire-retardant fabrics to fuel cells.


Nature Copycat Provides Clean Energy Source

May 4, 2016 12:00 am | by University of Würzburg | News | Comments

A clean, climate-friendly energy source that is virtually inexhaustible: This is the promise artificial photosynthesis holds. Chemists have now gotten one step closer to reaching this goal.


Aluminum Oxide

May 4, 2016 12:00 am | by Sorbead India | Product Releases | Comments

Sorbead India offers different grades of aluminum oxide, such as aluminum oxide neutral, aluminum oxide basic, and aluminum oxide acidic. 

2017 AHR Expo

May 3, 2016 2:58 pm | Events

Recognized as the largest trade show of its kind, the 69th International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo) returns to Las Vegas from Jan. 30-Feb 1, 2017.

Firefighters, Athletes Could One Day Have Personal Cooling Units

May 3, 2016 11:07 am | by A'ndrea Elyse Messer, Penn State | News | Comments

Firefighters entering burning buildings, athletes competing in the broiling sun, and workers in foundries may eventually be able to carry their own, lightweight cooling units with them, thanks to a nanowire array that cools.


World’s Tiniest Engine Powered by Light

May 3, 2016 10:31 am | by University of Cambridge | News | Comments

Researchers have built a nano-engine that could form the basis for future applications in nano-robotics, including robots small enough to enter living cells.


Whispering Gallery Microlasers are Doughnut-shaped

May 3, 2016 10:07 am | by Letizia Diamante, OIST | News | Comments

Scientists have developed a new technique to fabricate glass microlasers and tune them using compressed air. The new technique could pave the way for the simple serial production of glass microlasers and could be used in a wide range of applications, such as optical communications, chemical, or biosensing.


Nanoparticles Fight the Fat

May 3, 2016 9:43 am | by Anne Trafton, MIT News Office | News | Comments

New drug-delivery approach holds potential for treating obesity.


Dehydrated Culture Media

May 3, 2016 12:00 am | by EMD Millipore Corp. | EMD Millipore Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

MilliporeSigma has received accreditation for the quality control of dehydrated culture media manufactured at its Microbiology Quality Control Laboratory in Darmstadt, Germany.


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