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December 2011 Issue

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In This Issue: Electronics & Microsystems | Chemicals & Materials | Energy & Cleantech |
Health Sciences & Biotech/Pharma
| Innovation & Investment

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Special Symposia Include:
Fabrication & Characterization
  • Nanoscale Materials Characterization
  • Modeling & Simulation at the Nanoscale
  • NanoFab: Manufacturing & Instrumentation
  • MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
  • Micro & Nano Reliability

Advanced Materials
  • Carbon Nano Structures & Devices
  • Graphene
  • Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications
  • Composite Materials
  • Nanofluids
  • Nanostructured Materials & Devices
  • Nanostructured Coatings, Surfaces & Films
  • Polymer Nanotechnology
  • Soft Nanotechnology & Colloids
  • Nanomaterials for Catalysis
  • Bio Nano Materials
  • Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
  • Green Chemistry & Materials
  • Nanomaterials for Clean & Sustainable Technology

Electronics & Microsystems
  • Power Electronics
  • Green Electronics
  • Modeling & Simulation of Microsystems, MSM 2012
  • Micro & Nano Fluidics
  • Nano Electronics & Photonic Devices
  • NanoFab: Manufacturing & Instrumentation
  • MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
  • Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication
  • Advanced Packaging
  • Compound Semiconductors
  • WCM - Compact Modeling

Medicine & Biotech
  • Bio Nano Materials
  • Nano Medical Sciences
  • Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
  • Nanotechnology for CNS Diseases
  • Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems
  • Biosensing, Diagnostics & Imaging
  • Cancer Nanotechnology
  • Micro & Nano Fluidics

Energy & Environment
  • Environmental Health & Safety
  • Solar Power Technologies & Materials
  • Energy Storage & Novel Generation
  • Oil, Gas, Nuclear & Traditional Energy
  • Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels
  • Green Chemistry & Materials
  • Water Technologies
  • Smart Grid
  • Nanomaterials for Clean & Sustainable Technology
  • Cleantech Industry Applications


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  Electronics & Microsystems

Kodak and Heraeus achieve breakthrough in films for electronic touch screen applications - A new resistive touch screen panel made with a Kodak transparent conductive film was demonstrated for the first time...Read more


Electronics Takes on a New Spin - Researchers at MIT find a way to observe and control the way electrons spin on the surface of exotic new materials...Read more

  Chemicals & Materials

Swiss Company Receives First US EPA Approval for Its Antimicrobial Silver - HeiQ Materials’ nanosilver AGS-20 will be integrated into textiles for moisture and odor repellency in clothing and medical products...Read more


Chemists Become Molecular Sculptors, Synthesizing Tiny, Molecular Traps - Tube-shaped traps carved from bottle-brush molecules could be used to capture and purify nanomaterials, proteins...Read more

  Energy & Cleantech

Israeli Researchers Discover Novel Way to Charge Solar Cells - Researchers were able to generate electrical field inside the quantum dots of solar cells...Read more


Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries Organization Opens Utility Technology Challenge for Submissions - Submissions accepted through January 31, 2012 for utility & building energy technology demonstration awards totaling $100,000...Read more

  Health Sciences & Biotech/Pharma

Leonardo Biosystems and NanoMedical Systems Sign Collaboration Deal - Agreement is for manufacturing scale up of Leonardo's nanoparticles...Read more


California Teen Wins $100K Scholarship for Her Nano Research - Angela Zhang creates nanoparticle that she describes as a “swiss army knife of cancer treatments.”...Read more

  Innovation & Investment

Submit Your Venture Today! TechConnect Venture Forum To Take Place June 21, 2012, Silicon Valley - The TechConnect Venture Forum is for start up companies to showcase technologies, market advantages, and search for corporate partners and funders...Read more


UK Prime Minister Announces $100M US+ Catalyst Fund to Boost Life Sciences Cluster - Fund will focus on commercializing new technologies for medical breakthroughs...Read more

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