2017 EU-US Workshop Will Be Held September 7-8, 2017 – Nanotechnology News

2017 EU-US Workshop Will Be Held September 7-8, 2017Nanotechnology News… and industry to discuss recent advances in the understanding of both the fate and behavior of nanomaterials and their applications in the environmental and the key issues relating to maintaining the economic and social benefits of nanotechnology.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

NSF Funding to Aid Penn State CNEU in Developing Nanotechnology Workforce

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. With two grants awarded by the National Science Foundation , the Penn State Center for Nanotechnology Education and Utilization will develop a Nanotechnology Professional Development Partnership to continue providing leading-edge nanotechnology education to post-secondary educators and students to address the growing national need for a skilled nanotechnology workforce.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

Jason David Frank Delivers a Bloody Superhero Teaser

You may have grown up watching Jason David Frank morphing into the Green Ranger, but now he's suiting up as Bloodshot, one of the premiere characters in the Valiant Comics universe. As Bloodshot's origin goes, Ray Garrison was infused with nanotechnology, making him an elite soldier who can heal from lethal wounds, and there's also the matter of being reprogrammed to be a soulless killing machine by the shadowy organization that did this to him.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

Could astronauts make tools from pee during long space trips? – CNET

Traveling through space for long periods means reusing everything, right down to atoms — even those in human waste.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

Nanotechnology, climate change and pollution – Daily Pioneer

Nanotechnology, climate change and pollutionDaily PioneerNanotechnology and nanomaterial-driven pollution control strategies are rapidly emerging as a small, but ultra powerful source of solutions for today's vexing environmental problems. First explored for applications in microscopy and computing …

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

‘Nano-hashtags’ could provide definite proof of Majorana particles

An advanced quantum chip will be able to provide definitive proof of the mysterious Majorana particles and a crucial step towards their use as a building block for future quantum computers, say researchers.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

Scientific Literacy Leads to More Politically Polarized Opinions on Climate Change

Edited by Roger E. Kasperson, Clark University, Worcester, MA, and approved July 19, 2017 Public opinion toward some science and technology issues is polarized along religious and political lines. We investigate whether people with more education and greater science knowledge tend to express beliefs that are more polarized.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

Levitated Optomechanics Could Lead to Advances in Sensing Technology – Photonics.com

Photonics.comLevitated Optomechanics Could Lead to Advances in Sensing TechnologyPhotonics.com23, 2017 — A study supported by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) will employ the emerging field of levitated optomechanics to investigate precision quantum sensing technologies. Laser trapping techniques and quantum mechanics will be used to test …

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

Fujitsu quits phone business, report says – CNET

The company could be the latest Japanese brand to want out of the phone industry.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »

Applied Nanotech Holdings Inc. (PENC) Announces Earnings Results

Applied Nanotech Holdings Inc. released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The technology company reported EPS for the quarter, MarketWatch Earnings reports.

Continue reading » · Rating: · Written on: 08-23-17 · No Comments »