Nano TechConnect News

TechConnect-National Innovation Summit to Host the National Small Business Innovation Research Conference May 14-16, 2013, Washington, D.C.
12/17/12 03:16 PM EST
National SBIR Conference is the largest gathering of federal government granting agencies and innovators seeking or receiving SBIR funding

Innovation Spotlight: Batteryless Nanoenergy Harvesting
12/16/12 04:54 PM EST
TechConnect Innovation Tracking: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, a TechConnect Accelerator participant-Santa Clara, CA, 2012

Thomson Reuters: World’s Top 100 Most Innovative Organizations for 2012
12/12/12 03:00 PM EST
Report produced by the IP & Science business unit of Thomson Reuters; study cites Top 100 organizations have added close to 125,000 jobs.

Nantero Closes $10 Million Series D Financing Round
12/12/12 02:51 PM EST
Massachusetts-based nanotech company cites short-term commercialization as attractive to the investors.

Carbon Nanotubes Lower Nerve-Damaging Chloride in Cells
12/12/12 02:41 PM EST
A nanomaterial engineered by researchers at Duke can help regulate chloride levels in nerve cells that contribute to chronic pain, epilepsy, and traumatic brain injury.

Innovation Spotlight: Nanoengineered Membrane-based Absorption Refrigeration System (ARS)
12/12/12 02:35 PM EST
TechConnect Innovation Tracking: University of Florida, a TechConnect Accelerator participant, ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, Washington, D.C., 2012

New atomic-layer electrodeposition method yields surprising results
12/12/12 02:27 PM EST
Research by Dr. Yun Liu and colleagues at the National Institute for Standards and Technology’s Center for Neutron Research describes a new method for depositing ultra-thin layers of platinum on a surface.

Tiny compound semiconductor transistor could challenge silicon’s dominance
12/12/12 02:23 PM EST
MIT researchers develop the smallest indium gallium arsenide transistor ever built.

Corporate Spotlight Interview: Jordi Lopez Launes, Investment Manager, Solvay Corporate Venturing
12/12/12 01:52 PM EST
Speaking at TechConnect World 2013, Mr. Lopez Launes tells TechConnect about Solvay's technology and investment areas of interest.

Sharklet Technologies Raises $2 Million in Venture Investment
12/12/12 01:48 PM EST
TechConnect Innovation Tracking: Sharklet Technologies, a TechConnect World Accelerator Participant, Boston, MA, 2011