Nano TechConnect News

TechConnect 2018 Defense Innovation Awardees Announced!
09/27/18 01:32 PM EST
Hundreds of innovators to showcase technologies to military and corporate leadership at the Defense TechConnect Summit and Expo, taking place October 23-25 in Tampa.

Innovation Spotlight: Improved Natural Sorbents for Toxic Substance Remediation
09/26/18 12:31 PM EST
Modification of surface chemistries of natural sorbents improves performance and environmental viability for use in natural disasters.

Innovation Spotlight: Bio-inspired catalyst for electrolytic hydrogen production
09/26/18 12:26 PM EST
We have developed new electrode materials for electrolytic hydrogen generation that are inspired by the water splitting complex of photosynthetic organisms. Our catalysts are made from cheap and abundant metals (manganese and calcium) and are substantially more efficient than the chemical standard catalysts in neutral pH.

Innovation Spotlight: Vital signs detection while in motion using doppler radar
09/26/18 11:53 AM EST
This invention presents a new Doppler radar system, which is capable of extracting human vital signs in the presence of radar platform movement.

Innovation Spotlight: Bioprinting of Hybrid Tissue Engineering Constructs
03/29/18 08:45 AM EST
Researchers in Dr. Yunzhi Peter Yang’s lab have developed a 3D printing technology that can be used to form hybrid multi-material constructs incorporating a wide spectrum of materials (rigid and soft) and bioagents (such as cells and growth factors) with controlled spatial distribution across the hybrid structure.

Corporate Spotlight Interview: Arkema Inc.
03/29/18 07:26 AM EST
Ryan Dirkx, Vice President, Research & Development, at Arkema Inc. tells TechConnect News about Arkema's primary technology interests and solution areas.

Corporate Spotlight Interview: 3M
03/29/18 07:15 AM EST
Techconnect News interview with Cristina Thomas, Senior Technical Leader within the Corporate Research and Development (R&D) at 3M.

Innovation Spotlight: SmartTrap
02/21/18 09:28 PM EST
The Smart Trap is a simple yet rugged battery-operated device that autonomously detects and reports diseases carried by mosquitoes. When a specimen feeds on the Smart Trap’s sugar bait component, it leaves behind traces of saliva, which are then assayed for transmissible amounts of pathogen.

Innovation Spotlight: Electric Current and Magnetic Field Imaging System
02/21/18 09:21 PM EST
This technology is a non-contact device that can image electric current and three dimensional magnetic field in real time.

Corporate Spotlight Interview: Sherwin-Williams
02/21/18 08:56 PM EST
Dr. Alex Fensore Associate Director of Innovation, Sherwin Williams speaks with TechConnect News.


About Nano TechConnect News

Nano TechConnect News is a monthly newsletter that seeks to inform the broad range of professionals representing the multi-disciplinary and multi-sector community integrated by nanotechnology. Each issue focuses on the research, development and business of nanotechnology and its numerous pulling industries. In some cases, our writers and reporters take a deep look into a timely and influential topic, while in others we provide a snapshot of significant advancements or actions that are deemed to be important to the community when considered through a broad market view.

The articles featured demonstrate how nanotechnology takes a collaborative effort from all members of the ecosystem to address large world markets and challenges.