USA: Applications Scientist

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Job Title: Applications Scientist Description: The Nanotechnology Measurement Organization is looking for an enthusiastic scientist with experience operating SPM/AFM, SEM and/or Nanoindenters. He/she will create new applications, interact with R&D and product marketing to provide critical input on new products, evaluate new products and work with sales/marketing in an effort to drive business. Summary of […]

USA: Faculty Position in Nanomedicine/Nanodiagnostics

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Stanford University School of Medicine The Department of Radiology at Stanford University is searching for a full-time Assistant Professor in the University Tenure Line in the area of nanomedicine/nanodiagnostics. The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. The Department has a long-standing interest in molecular […]

Nanotechnology Expert to Present Nanomaterial Hazard Testing at Nanotoxicology Congress

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PETA International Science Consortium Ltd.’s nanotechnology expert will present a poster titled “A tiered-testing strategy for nanomaterial hazard assessment” at the 7th International Nanotoxicology Congress to be held April 23-26, 2014, in Antalya, Turkey. Dr. Monita Sharma will outline a strategy consistent with the 2007 report from the US National Academy of Sciences, “Toxicity Testing […]

High-performance, low-cost ultracapacitors built with graphene and carbon nanotubes

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By combining the powers of two single-atom-thick carbon structures, researchers at the George Washington University‚Äôs Micro-propulsion and Nanotechnology Laboratory have created a new ultracapacitor that is both high performance and low cost. The device, described in the Journal of Applied Physics, capitalizes on the synergy brought by mixing graphene flakes with single-walled carbon nanotubes, two […]

Nanotechnology Ahead: Mini-Robots May One Day Assemble Medical Devices Inside Your Body

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For some time now, scientists as well as science fiction writers have dreamed of nanotechnologies as an addition to the medical toolbox for helping patients to heal. New research published in Advanced Functional Materials provides some of the groundwork necessary to one day develop mini-robots that could perform delicate tasks inside your body. As the […]