POSTS TAGGED AS nanotechnology

SWAN Lithography for Making Micro and Nano Structures

December 20, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Creating Micro- And Nanostructures On 3-D Materials
“Spun-Wrapped Aligned Nanofiber” is the name that engineers at Virginia Tech have applied to [MORE]

Computer Assisted Design for Nano Drug Delivery

October 25, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Computer Model UPenn
Cell surfaces “flutter” to thermal fluxuations, according to researchers in this piece. And, that undulation influences how well [MORE]

Nanoparticles and Lasers to Kill Tumor Cells

October 25, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

In a new approach to laser ablation of tumors, researchers at the University of Copenhagen have used nanoparticles (150 nm [MORE]

Microrobots for Medical Procedures

September 20, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Novel methods of drug delivery inside the body is a promising area for research as it may make precise placement [MORE]

Carbon Nanotubes Support Nerve Growth

August 30, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Italian scientists placed two segments of spinal cord on a bed of carbon nanotubes, separated by 300 microns, and saw [MORE]

Making Electronic Skin Like the Real Thing

August 16, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electronic Skin
The video in this piece, from the American Chemical Society, describes materials engineering work at Stanford University which aims [MORE]

E. Coli Hand-Held Biosensor

August 9, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sensor Detects E. Coli
Foodborne illnesses strike about 48 million people in the US every year, which often results is massive [MORE]

Nano-Biological Computing

July 12, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Parallel Computing with Nanotechnology
Just as the pundits have concluded that Moore’s Law has run its course, nano-biological computing raises prospects [MORE]

Drug Delivery with Gel Nano-Capsules

June 21, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nano Carrier
This report describes basic science research with gel nano-capsules for drug delivery at Lomonosov Moscow State University. The key [MORE]

Nano Motor for Internal Robots?

June 7, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Expanding Polymer-Coated Gold Nanoparticles
Physicists at the Cavendish Laboratory (University of Cambridge) have created a nano-scale “piston engine” that might, one [MORE]

Nanoparticles for Converting White Fat to Brown

May 31, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Obesity NanoParticle
In proof-of-concept work, researchers at MIT have shown that novel polymer nanoparticles, loaded with two known anti-obesity drugs, [MORE]

World’s Smallest Thermometer

May 10, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA Thermometers
Does a person’s constant body temperature of 37 degrees C mean that temperature remains constant with the body’s cells? [MORE]

Nanophotonics in Medical Diagnosis

May 3, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

To quote directly: “In the area of nano photonics, scientists [at the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology in Germany] for the [MORE]

Biologically Inspired Internal Microbots

April 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Drexel Microswimmer Robots
Wondering about robotic microswimmers? Here’s one description from bioengineers at Drexel Univeristy: “Our robotic microswimmers are around 10 [MORE]