Nano TechConnect News

Congress Introduces America Competes Reauthorization Act of 2014
03/24/14 01:25 PM EST
Act includes funding support for various federal agencies, including the DOE Office of Science, NSF, and NIST.

Spanish Researcher Patents Biotechnology Product to Make Waterproof Paper Using Natural Enzymes
03/24/14 01:11 PM EST
Through biotechnological and environmentally friendly methods, it will allow the surface of paper products to be modified simply without interrupting the production process and will help save large amounts of chemicals.

India and Australia Join Forces to Increase Biotechnology Innovations
03/24/14 01:05 PM EST
Indo-Australian Biotechnology Fund (IABF) is jointly managed by the governments of both countries.

Digital 'nanoscale fingerprints' to make life even harder for forgers
03/24/14 12:53 PM EST
Researcher at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology and Institute for Basic Science using silver nano-wires to make counterfeit-proof fingerprints.

Duralar, An Advanced Coatings Company, Announces New US Headquarters
03/24/14 12:45 PM EST
Located in Arizona, Duralar Technologies plans to invest $6 Million and facility will add up to 30 new jobs.

Canadian City Launches Call for Bioenergy Project
03/24/14 12:35 PM EST
Call for project part of Smart Energy Strategy to bring more energy-based jobs and economic development to the region.

Glo AB Closes $30 Million Series D Funding Round
03/24/14 12:20 PM EST
Glo AB is a spin off company from Lund University, Sweden

Harris & Harris Group Announced As Top Ranked High-Tech Investor By SBIR Source And As An Investor In Innovation By Forbes.Com
02/20/14 04:17 PM EST
Harris & Harris Group is a lead Investment Partner at the upcoming TechConnect-National Innovation-SBIR/STTR Summit, Washington, DC, June 15-19

European Union (EU) Looks to Become Semiconductor Leader Over The Next Decade
02/19/14 07:01 PM EST
The EU Electronics Leaders Group, comprised of 11 CEOs, presented their report to the EU this month.

Global recognition for a novel form of artificial graphene
02/19/14 04:14 PM EST
European researchers publish their results, in which they are able to produce and analyze artificial graphene from traditional semiconductor materials.