NanoWorldNews
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December 2010 Issue
NSTI Events

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The NSTI wishes you a very happy holiday season!
See you in 2011!
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  Electronics & Microsystems

LG Display and QD Vision to Develop QLED-Based Displays - Korean electronics giant will join forces with US-based QD Vision to create next generation display technology...Read more

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UCLA Receives DARPA Grant for Non-Volatile Logic - Engineering researchers to receive $8.4 M to study novel non-volatile electronic technology...Read more

  Chemicals & Materials

Back in Black: NASA Developing New Nano-Based Black Material - Engineers are creating a blacker-than pitch material to help gather scientific measurements and observe currently unseen objects in the universe...Read more

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Novel Nanoskin Being Developed by International Consortium Led By Singapore Researchers and Government Agency- Nanoimprint technology to be used to create the ‘skin’ to protect surfaces from bacteria...Read more

  Energy & Cleantech

Iowa State and Ames Lab Discover Way to Develop More Efficient Polymer Solar Cells - Process involves producing a thin and uniform light-absorbing layer to increase light absorption...Read more

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Structural Distortions Emerge from Nothing at the Nanoscale- Newly discovered phase helps explain materials' ability to convert waste heat to electricity...Read more

  Health Sciences & Biotech/Pharma

Aphios Receives Federal Grant to Develop Alzheimer’s Nanodrug - Company is receiving Fast Track SBIR Grant for Phase I of its R&D...Read more

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UK Sport to Use Hand-Held Device to Track Biomarkers in Elite Athletes - Argento Diagnostics created the portable device, which uses nanotechnology to analyze the sample...Read more

  Where the Investment Is

Nanobio Receives Grant from The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation - $6 million will be used by NanoBio to develop nasal spray vaccine...Read more

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Businessman Mukesh Ambani to Start New Venture Capital Firm in India - Approximately $250 Million US will be provided by Mr. Ambani to invest in innovative ideas in the areas of biotech, healthcare, and energy...Read more

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UK Government Launches Funding Competition for Micro Companies - Funding project is for companies with less than 50 employees; industrial areas of interest include advanced materials and nanotechnolog...Read more

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